A joint statement issued on Dec. 30 indicates that both parties agree to collaborate on a plan for WEC to host USEF-sanctioned competitions.
Temperature checks, health questions, social distancing protocols and masks are now the new normal at facilities hosting competitions without spectators.
Eric Lamaze also weighs into risk mitigation, being shocked by the absence of social distancing and mask wearing at recent CSIs in Belgium.
The six-week Vermont Summer Festival will begin June 30th, with adjustments depending on the COVID-19 situation if necessary.
Preparations for the 2020 Lake Placid Horse Shows and Split Rock Jumping Tour are continuing at present, with event organizers following USEF guidelines.
Following last week’s recommendations from the World Health Organization, the FEI has issued a further message to the equestrian community.
As the coronavirus continues its relentless march across the planet, the horse industry has not been spared the disruptions.