Equestrian Board Meeting To Be Held In July
of the USA Equestrian Board of Directors have been scheduled for
Monday, July 7, from 3:00 pm (EDT) until adjourned, and continuing
on Tuesday, July 8, at 9:00 am (EDT) until noon.
the USA Equestrian board meeting on Tuesday, organizational meetings
of the US Equestrian Federation Board of Directors, the new proposed
National Governing Body for equestrian sports, have been scheduled
from 1:00 pm (EDT) until adjourned. Materials prepared for the
meetings are currently available on the USA Equestrian web site
at www.equestrian.org. Additional documents will be published
as soon as they are provided to directors.
meetings will be held at the Marriott Griffin Gate Resort in Lexington,
KY, and will be available via live audio webcast, which can be
reached by visiting the USA Equestrian web site and clicking on
the link. A number of rooms have been reserved at the Marriott
Griffin Gate under a USA Equestrian room block. These rooms are
available at a rate of $89.00 single or double occupancy if reserved
by July 1. If you wish to book a room, please call the hotel directly
at 859-231-5100 or 800-228-9290 to make your reservation and mention
the USA Equestrian Board Meeting to receive the reduced rate.
Equestrian Inc., as the National Equestrian Federation of the
U.S., is the regulatory body for the Olympic and World Championship
sports of dressage, driving, endurance, eventing, reining, show
jumping, and vaulting, as well as 19 other breeds and disciplines
of equestrian competition. As
the country's largest multi-breed organization, the Federation
has over 80,000 members and recognizes more than 2,800 competitions
nationwide each year. It governs all aspects of competition, including
educating and licensing all judges, stewards, and technical delegates
who officiate at these shows.
The vision of USA Equestrian is to provide leadership for equestrian
sport in the United States of America, promoting the pursuit of
excellence from the grass roots to the Olympic Games, based on
a foundation of fair, safe competition and the welfare of its
horses, and embracing this vision, to be the best national equestrian
federation in the world.