EQUUS Foundation & USEF Best Performance Competition

Calling all horse show managers!

The 2016 USEF competition year has begun and enrollment is open for horse shows to participate in the 2016 Best Performance Competition (BPC), a joint EQUUS Foundation/USEF program to reward competitive excellence and provide on-going support of horse welfare.

Open to competitors in all divisions, the BPC consists of four classes:
  • Best Junior on a Pony
  • Best Junior on a Horse
  • Best Amateur
  • Best Professional

Sign up here.

It's a Win - Win - Win!

A Win for Horse Shows -
  • No enrollment fee & easy to sign up
  • Retain up to 50% of the class entry fees to cover the administration and operation of the program
  • Eligible to win the BPC Horse Show of the Year Award presented by the USEF to the horse show(s) with     the greatest percentage of program participation.

A Win for Competitors -
  • Riders will be recognized for all their "best performances" throughout the competition year
  • The entry fee of $20 is tax-deductible
  • Riders will be making a difference in the lives of horses and people in need!

A Win for Horse Welfare - program proceeds will be used to help:
  • Reduce the unwanted horse population
  • Retrain horses for multiple careers and
  • Make equine therapy available to more people with special needs

For the EQUUS Foundation, it's all about how horses move us beyond our boundaries - both as athletes and as humanitarians.

Sign up your shows today here.

For more information or questions, contact Shannon Coakley at shannon@equusfoundation.org or 203-259-1550. Learn more about the BPC here.


About EQUUS Foundation: The EQUUS Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity established in 2002, also known as Horse Charities of America, is dedicated to improving the quality of life of horses, enabling the therapeutic use of horses for those in need, fostering the horse-human bond, and educating the public about the horse's unique ability to empower, teach and heal. Donations are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. Contact the EQUUS Foundation, Inc., at 168 Long Lots Road, Westport, CT 06880, Tele: (203) 259-1550, E-Mail: mail@equusfoundation.org, Website: www.equusfoundation.org.

About USEF: Established in 1917, the United States Equestrian Federation (USEF), mail@equusfoundation.org, Website: www.usef.org, is dedicated to raising the level of access to and participation in equestrian sport at all levels by ensuring its continuing creativity, growth, and excellence. The USEF's vision is to continue to lead equestrian sport in the United States while ensuring fairness, safety and enjoyment for an ever growing number of people. Learn more about the USEF at mail@equusfoundation.org, Website: www.usef.org/

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