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CAI Live Oak celebrates 10th Anniversary
27 March 2002

CAI Live Oak 2002
Live Oak Plantation, Ocala, Florida
21-24 March 2002

This year, Live Oak celebrated their 10th year as a Combined Driving Event and 4th year as an FEI Event. There was a record attendance on the Saturday, the Marathon day and on Sunday, the Cones day.

This year, the organizers decided to run a a two-section Marathon under the new FEI rules and most competitors had favourable comments.

Since its inception in 1993, the Live Oak Combined Driving Event has become one of the premier Combined Driving Events in North America. Since 1995, the Event has hosted Selection Trials for both the United States and Canadian Equestrian Teams and in 1998, was granted international status by the FEI. Live Oak continues to be 1 of 2 International Combined Driving Events in North America. CAI-B Live Oak, Florida was the first event of the new six event North American Challenge driving series.

Among the event officials were George Bowman on the Ground Jury and Andrew Cowdery as the guest announcer.

This year's winners were:

Horse Teams Tucker Johnson (USA)
Pony Teams Katie Whaley (USA)
Horse Pairs Larry Poulin (USA)
Pony Pairs Allison Stroud (USA)
Horse Single Kimberley Stover (USA)
Pony Single Betsy Cowperthwaite (USA)

Full results are available in the events section of this website -