WooHoo — Big News! (Merger Approved)

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It has taken a lot of blood, sweat and tears (actually no blood and maybe just a few tears) but the decision to merge the Confederation for Working Equitation and WE United is a fait accompli!  Last night, the full boards of both the Confederation for Working Equitation and WE United voted unanimously to merge […]

WE United Champions Mary Duffy and her German Riding Pony Napoli, earn their Lifetime Bronze Medal in Working Equitation!

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It is our pleasure to announce the achievement of Lifetime Bronze Rider Medal in Working Equitation, Novice B level, to Mary Duffy, who achieved all of her scores on her 18-year-old German Riding Pony Napoli! This incredible horse and rider team earned their final qualifying scores on July 19th 2020, at the Murrieta Equestrian Center, […]

2019 WE Award Winner Rachel Kahane and her Andalusian “LeoCadio Decaprio”

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Rachel and her eleven year old Andalusian “LeoCadio Decaprio” aka Rio, have much to celebrate this year! In 2019 for the WE Year-End Awards, at the Novice A level, this team achieved National Awards of #1 Junior rider, #2 Horse/Rider, #2 Horse, #3 American Rider, plus Regional Awards of #2 Horse/Rider, and Rio won Breed […]

Consolidation Work Continues to Progress

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The Boards of WE United and the Confederation for Working Equitation are continuing to meet, both in small teams with representatives from both organizations and as a large, combined group, to sculpt plans to consolidate the programs and structures into a single working equitation organization for the United States. The work is progressing on schedule, […]

Nicole Chastain Price Promotes to “S” Judge!

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We’re delighted to announce that Nicole Chastain Price has met all the requirements for promotion to the highest rank of Working Equitation Judge in the United States. She was awarded her “Senior Judge” license on June 24, 2020. Nicole, who initially earned her Working Equitation Judge license in 2017 is also a licensed dressage judge, […]

Congratulations to 2019 WE Breed High Point winner Susan Kirsten Rehfeld, and her Pinto Autumn II !

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  Susan bought her Pinto Autumn from a rescue organization in 2009 when the mare was 11 years old, hoping that a horse who was quiet, and good on trails would be a match for her husband and daughter to ride. She says, “Unfortunately neither my husband or my daughter picked up the “horse bug”, […]

2019 WE Award Winners Susan Watkins and her Mustang “Kiger Dios Estoy Aqui “

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  Susan Watkins found Working Equitation in 2010 when it was just becoming known in the U.S. outside of the Andalusian and Lusitano horse world. She says it’s the perfect sport for any horse and rider, and  feels Working Equitation is especially great for Mustangs, as they are welcome on a level playing field, unlike […]