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June 15, 2011

USHJA Now Accepting Award Nominations

The U.S. Hunter Jumper Association is calling for nominations for the Jane Marshall Dillon and Lifetime Achievement Awards of 2011.

The Jane Marshall Dillon award, created in 2010, honors hunter and jumper trainers who embrace and encourage horsemanship, integrity and hard work in themselves and their students. The winner of this award will have his or her name on the Jane Marshall Dillon Perpetual Trophy in the USHJA headquarters in Lexington, Ky.

June 10, 2011

USEF Names Show Jumping Teams For Aachen And Falsterbo

The U.S. Equestrian Federation has named the following horse/rider combinations to represent the United States at the next two shows in the FEI Nations Cup Series.

The following horse/rider combinations will compete in Sweden at the CSIO***** Falsterbo, held July 7-10.

June 10, 2011

USEF Names U.S. Riders For Olympic Test Event

The U.S. Equestrian Federation has named three event riders to represent the United States at the Greenwich Park Eventing Invitational—the Olympic Games Test Event—this summer, July 4-6.

Will Faudree, Logan Rawlings and Julian Stiller will compete at the event, a CIC** that will take place in Greenwich Park, the site of the 2012 Olympic Games, which will run from July 27 through Aug. 12.

Faudree, of Hoffman, N.C., will ride Jennifer Mosing’s 7-year-old Irish Sport Horse gelding DHI Colour Candy.

June 10, 2011

USEF Announces Endurance Chef d’ Equipe Short List

The High Performance Endurance Committee of the U.S. Equestrian Federation has announced the four candidates for the chef d'equipe short list: U.S. residents Mark Dial, Emmett Ross and Dr. Michele Roush and Brazilian Dr. Flavia Ferraro.

May 25, 2011

Renee Isler Dressage Support Fund Awards Over $3,000 In March And April

The Dressage Foundation's Renee Isler Dressage Support Fund continues to provide significant funding to young riders and professionals. In March and April, the Isler Fund awarded nearly $3,000 to selected applicants.

May 23, 2011

Richland Park To Host Eventing Mandatory Outing For Pan Ams

May 23, 2011

USET Foundation Funds Dressage Elite High Performance Clinics

The U.S. Equestrian Team Foundation has announced four Elite Dressage Rider Clinics for this fall. Two clinics will be held on the West Coast and two on the East Coast, both with U.S. Olympic athlete and World Equestrian Games medalist Steffen Peters and U.S. Equestrian Federation Technical Advisor Anne Gribbons.

May 18, 2011

Collecting Gaits Farm/USEF Dressage Festival Of Champions Dates And Location Announced

The U.S. Equestrian Federation has announced the dates and location for the 2011 Collecting Gaits Farm/USEF Dressage Festival of Champions, which will also serve as the selection trials for the U.S. dressage team for the 2011 Pan American Games.
The competition will be held over four days, Sept. 8-11, at the U.S. Equestrian Team Foundation headquarters in Gladstone, N.J.

May 16, 2011

The Jockey Club Launches "Thoroughbred Connect" To Assist In Placement Of Horses

On May 16, The Jockey Club today announced the launch of Thoroughbred Connect, a free online service designed to assist with placement of Thoroughbreds following the conclusion of their racing or breeding careers.

May 12, 2011

FEI Announces Detection Times For Meloxicam

The Fédération Equestre Internationale has announced detection times for meloxicam (veterinary formulation known as Metacam), a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug used to relieve pain and inflammation in the equine athlete.

The findings of studies on the use of intravenously or orally administered meloxicam show the urine and plasma (blood) detection time—the time taken for an active substance administered to a horse by a specified route and dosage to fall below a level that FEI-approved laboratories would declare a sample positive—as 72 hours.

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