Monthly Archives: January 2016

USEF Announces Dates and Locations for 2015 Eventing High Performance Winter/Spring Training Sessions

    From the USEF Communications Department Lexington, Ky. – The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) has designated the following dates and locations for USEF Eventing High Performance Training Sessions to take place with U.S. Eventing Team Coach David O’Connor…

USEF High Performance Para-Equestrian Dressage Symposium Develop the Coach Program January 10-12

By: Lindsay Y. McCall   Wellington, FL – January 4, 2016- Para-Equestrian Dressage riders from the United States are encouraged to participate in the USEF Para-Equestrian Dressage High Performance Symposium Develop the Coach Program held in Wellington, FL. The Symposium…

Retired Racehorse Project Seeks 500 Trainers for $100,000 Thoroughbred Makeover

Retired Racehorse Project (RRP), a nonprofit organization that promotes off-track Thoroughbreds for multiple equestrian sports, today opened an online application for participation in the 2016 Thoroughbred Makeover. The Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium will take place October 27-30 at the…

The Importance of Advertising From the IRS’ Perspective

By John Alan Cohan Attorney At Law   In any IRS audit of horse activities, one issue will be the extent to which the taxpayer has advertised horses for sale.  Advertising is considered to be an effective type of promotion…

Boyd Exell is the Master in Mechelen

by Cindy Timmer After a thrilling competition on the last evening of the 35th edition of Jumping Mechelen (BEL), Boyd Exell (AUS) claimed his fourth FEI World Cup™ Driving victory of this season. The enthusiastic spectators witnessed a fantastic neck-to-neck…

Coca-Cola turns the tide on Enigma, wins 15-10

Herbie Pennell Cup inaugurates 2016 international rules WELLINGTON, Florida – Dec. 31, 2015 – Coca-Cola defeated Engima 15-10 in the opening match of the 20-goal Herbie Pennell Cup, the first game of the 2016 season at the International Polo Club…