Attention Farnam®/Platform™ • USEF Horse of the Year Champions

PHOTO DEADLINE IS JANUARY 23, 2009. Guidelines are below.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. We are running out of time to send an image. Is a digital image acceptable?
A. Yes, we are now accepting digital images. Please click HERE

Can you verify receipt of my image?
A. We cannot verify receipt of packages due to the high volume of packages we receive (600+). If you would like verification that it was received, please send by certified mail, FedEx, UPS, etc. Pelase keep your tracking number.

Photo Guidelines

equestrian magazine will publish its annual photo gallery and roster of all Farnam®/Platform™ USEF Horse of the Year (HOTY) champions in the March 2009 issue, in addition to the National Silver Stirrup award winners. Owners of CHAMPIONS ONLY are invited to submit photos for publication in the photo gallery. Notification letters will be sent and final standings will be available on the website on December 18, 2008.

To ensure that your photo is published, please follow the checklists below. If you wish to submit your image online, please visit: and follow the instructions.

My Submission

Note: Please do not send the only copy of the photograph. USEF is not responsible for lost or misdirected mail.

Multiple Awards

Photographer's Release

Getting My Photo Returned


Note: Any photos received after the deadline cannot be published due to publication deadlines.

Please mail photos to: equestrian magazine, Attention: HOTY Photo Coordinator, 4047 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY 40511; Photo questions? Check out or call (859) 258-2472.