The FEI Bureau confirmed the following appointments to the FEI Technical Committees at its meeting held in Rio de Janeiro today (November 11th): Officials appointed for London 2012 Olympic GamesThe Bureau confirmed the Officials appointed for the 2012 Olympic Games in London. The list is available at here. Tags: FEI, FEI Bureau, FEI Dressage Committee, FEI Eventing Committee, FEI Reining Committee, FEI Veterinary Committee, FEI Jumping Committee, FEI Driving Committee, FEI Endurance Committee, FEI Vaulting Committee, FEI Medical Committee, World Singles (Para-Driving) – Breda (NED) August 30 – September 2. We’ll send you our regular newsletter and include you in our monthly giveaways. PLUS, you’ll receive our exclusive Rider Fitness digital edition with 15 exercises for more effective riding. Member of FEI Jumping CommitteeMr Marco Fusté (ESP) appointed (2011-2015)John Madden (USA) outgoing as Member of the Jumping Committee FEI World Cup™ Final (Vaulting) – Bordeaux (FRA) February 4-5. Member of FEI Endurance CommitteePierre Arnould (BEL) appointed (2011-2015)Jean-Louis Leclerc (FRA) outgoing Honorary Steward General for JumpingJohan Heins (NED) appointed (2011-2015) Other appointments: World Young Horses (Endurance) – Babolna (HUN) August 18-19. Balkan Championships (Endurance) – Garcin (CRO) August 23-26. 2013 allocationsWorld Young Horses (Endurance) – to be allocated at 2012 Spring Bureau meeting. Subscribe to the Horse Sport newsletter and get an exclusive bonus digital edition! Youth Olympic Games Technical DelegatePaul Weier (SUI) appointed The venues for the 2012, 2013 and 2014 FEI Championships & Finals were also allocated as follows: Horse Sport Enews 2012 allocations FEI World Cup™ Final (Driving) – Bordeaux (FRA) February 3-4. Chair of FEI Medical CommitteeCraig Ferrell (USA) re-appointed (2011-2015) World Challenge Final (Jumping) – Caracas (VEN), date to be confirmed. Member of FEI Driving CommitteeKlaus Christ (GBR) and Edward B. Young (USA) appointedDiana L. Brownlie (GBR) and Michael Freund (GER) outgoingThe terms of office for the new Driving Committee members will be determined by draw to prevent a number of outgoing members at the same time. The terms will be communicated to the General Assembly on 14 November. Member of FEI Eventing CommitteeGillian Rolton (AUS) appointed (2011-2015)Anne-Mette Binder (DEN) outgoing Member of FEI Reining CommitteeRaymond Grether (NED) appointed (2011-2015)Anat Kirshner (BEL) outgoing Email* Member of FEI Vaulting CommitteeUlla Ramge (GER) appointed (2011-2015)Jochen Schilffarth (GER) outgoing 2012-2014 allocationsWorld Young Horses (Eventing) – Le Lion D’Angers (FRA), dates to be confirmed. Members of FEI Veterinary CommitteeDr Phillipe Benoit (FRA), Dr Sergio Salinas (MEX) and Dr Stephen Schumacher (USA) appointed. The terms of office for the three new Veterinary Committee members will be determined by draw to prevent a number of outgoing members at the same time. The terms will be communicated to the General Assembly on November 14th.Gerit Mathesen (GER), Hallvard Sommerseth (NOR) and Kent Allen (USA) outgoing Member of FEI Medical CommitteeDr Franz Kasin (NOR) appointed (2011-2015)Mary O’Flynn Flannery (IRL) outgoing Chair of FEI Vaulting CommitteeEmma Seely (USA) re-appointed (2011-2015) Member of FEI Dressage CommitteeThomas Baur (GER) re-appointed as Organiser representative (2011-2015)Athlete representative still to be appointedMargit Otto-Crepin (FRA) outgoing European Veterans (Jumping) – Dinard (FRA) September 20-23. SIGN UP More from Horse Sport:Christilot Boylen Retires From Team SportAfter an exemplary career as one of Canada’s top Dressage riders, seven-time Olympian Christilot Boylen has announced her retirement from team competition.2020 Royal Agricultural Winter Fair CancelledFor only the second time in its history, The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair has been cancelled but plans are being made for some virtual competitions.Royal Agricultural Winter Fair Statement on 2020 EventAs the Province of Ontario starts to reopen, The Royal’s Board and staff will adhere to all recommendations put forward by government and health officials.Government Financial Assistance for Ontario FarmersOntario Equestrian has recently released this update of several financial assistance packages available, including those for farm business.