Equestrian Now Accepting Applications For 2003 Media Awards
Equestrians 2003 Annual Media Awards are now open for nominations.
The deadline for nominations to be received in the Lexington office
is Friday, November 21.
panel of media experts will judge the awards on Friday, December
5, and the winners will be notified by December 12. The 2003 USA
Equestrian Awards for Media Excellence will be presented formally
on the evening of Friday, January 16, 2004, at the Pegasus Awards
Banquet, held as part of the U.S. Equestrian Meeting at the Millennium
Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles, CA, January 14 18, 2004.
2002 winners were:
Equestrian Print Media, Publication: DRESSAGE TODAY and EQUUS
· Equestrian Print Media, Single Article: So Shall
You Reap Denise Steffanus
· Non-Equestrian Print Media: A 20th Century Legend
Lives On Paula Rodenas
· Internet Media: horseNpony.com
· Broadcast Media: Gold Medal Winner (a story of
Amy Tryon) Chris Daniels/Keith Bobach/Matt Peterson
Photography: If the Shoe Really Fits Brant
2003 USA Equestrian Media Awards application form can be downloaded
from the USA Equestrian web site at http://www.equestrian.org/marketing/mediaawards/2003MediaAwards.pdf
or a hard copy is available from the Marketing Department at 859-225-6974.
Equestrian will succeed USA Equestrian as the National Governing
Body for equestrian sport in the United States upon its designation
by the United States Olympic Committee, or December 1, 2003, whichever
Equestrian was formed through the combination of USA Equestrian
and the United States Equestrian Team. The vision of U.S. 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.