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Dressage at Devon (DaD), the premier Dressage show in the United States, has announced that the 2015 show will take place September 29 through October 4. This is one week later than it has been in the past.
“DaD was previously scheduled for the prior week but the Pope will be visiting Philadelphia. It’s exciting news for the area but the region’s hotels and venues expect to be quite full for the event. We wanted to make sure that our competitors, judges, volunteers and attendees can find a place to stay at a reasonable price,” said Lori Kaminski, President and CEO of DaD.
The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) is seeking veterinarians to be a part of a team to support the U.S. Dressage Program. The USEF is looking to develop a network of knowledgeable individuals to assist the dressage team veterinarian and to attend key events with dressage athletes/teams in the U.S. and overseas. Additionally, these individuals would provide overall veterinary guidance and communication with the dressage athletes, staff ,and coaches while working with athlete’s personal veterinarians, farriers, and physiotherapists.
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The Time to Ride Challenge returns in 2015 as a grassroots campaign to grow the horse industry by introducing new enthusiasts to horse activities. The Challenge, taking place May 30 to September 30, 2015, offers a unique opportunity for horse professionals to grow their business while competing for $100,000 in cash and prizes. In 2014, its inaugural year, the Challenge provided more than 25,000 people with first-time horse experiences through 702 beginner-friendly Time to Ride Hosts in 49 states.