The U.S. Equestrian Federation is pleased to announce MARS Equestrian as the title sponsor of the Tryon International Three-Day Event, as well as Buckeye Nutrition as title sponsor of the 2020 USEF Eventing CCI4*-L National Championship set to take place at Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC) in Mill Spring, North Carolina, from November 12-15, 2020.
The MARS Equestrian Tryon International Three-Day Event is new to the calendar in 2020 and will feature CCI4*-S, CCI3*-L, and CCI2*-L competition alongside the CCI4*-L. The Buckeye Nutrition/USEF Eventing CCI4*-L National Championship will close out the 2020 national championship season for the discipline of eventing and is the only CCI4*-L to be hosted on the East Coast this year.
“We are very grateful to MARS Equestrian and Buckeye Nutrition for their continued support of equestrian sport and for their enthusiasm to sponsor the Tryon International Three-Day Event and USEF Eventing CCI4*-L National Championships this year,” said Bill Moroney, CEO of USEF. “This championship will provide an excellent opportunity for our eventing athletes to perform in an intense and competitive environment as they look ahead to a very important 2021 season.”
“We are thrilled to announce our support of the Tryon International Three-Day Event and 2020 USEF Eventing CCI4*-L National Championships, which is the only CCI4*-L on the East Coast this year, and a key event for many of our country’s most talented athletes,” said Bridgett McIntosh, Director of MARS Equestrian. “MARS Equestrian and our affiliated brands are committed to ensuring the success of equestrian sport here in the United States and are proud to partner with US Equestrian and TIEC on what is sure to be a fantastic event in just a few weeks’ time.”
“We are honored to host this prestigious eventing competition at Tryon. Along with our partners MARS Equestrian and US Equestrian, we are dedicated to producing world-class equestrian sport safely during these uncertain times,” said Sharon Decker, President of Tryon Equestrian Properties, Carolinas Operations. “We look forward to bringing the Tryon International Three-Day Event to life at our venue.”
Spectators will not be allowed on-site due to COVID-19 restrictions, but the MARS Equestrian Tryon International Three-Day Event and 2020 Buckeye Nutrition/USEF Eventing CCI4*-L National Championship will be live streamed on USEF Network. The Tryon International Three-Day Event will begin on Thursday, November 12 and conclude on Sunday, November 15. For more information, please visit www.tryon.com.