I won’t lie. I walked into the pancake-flat showgrounds at the Stadium in Wellington, Fla., and I wanted to be annoyed.
Canter-MidAtlantic’s executive director, Allie Conrad, shares her thoughts (and concerns) about the 2016 Wellington Eventing Showcase with The Chronicle of the Horse. What do you think, is this the future of Eventing?
“I can’t help but think—is this where some people are trying to point the original grass-roots horse sport? The sport based on the foundation of volunteers and low-level riders making their very best egg-shapes at the letter C? Are the powers that be looking at the eventing world as a massive marketing opportunity?”