Platinum Performance to Sponsor USDF Adult Clinic Series

For Immediate Release
Thursday, January 8, 2009

          Lexington, KY (January 8, 2009) – United States Dressage Federation (USDF) announced today that Platinum Performance, a leader in the development and distribution of animal and human nutraceuticals, signed on as the title sponsor for the USDF Adult Clinic series. 
          Linda Schultz, Director of Marketing for USDF, commented, "Platinum is our corporate sponsor for Junior and Young Rider programs and we've worked great together, so it is super to have them step into the adult education side as well."
          "We are excited to support the USDF Adult Clinic series as it provides a unique opportunity for participants to learn about dressage from a renowned clinician.  At Platinum Performance we know that proper equine nutrition is an essential component of success in dressage competition, and is important for ensuring the health of the horse. We look forward to a successful partnership with the USDF on this unique program." adds President of Platinum Performance, Mark Herthel.
          The USDF Adult Clinic series will be hosted in each of the nine regions over the next 24 months. The clinician will be announced in January of 2009 along with tentative locations and dates.
          For more information about the clinics, visit the USDF Web site or contact the USDF office.

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