The USEF Board of Directors met on November 22, 2021, and approved the following Extraordinary Rule Changes that will go into effect today, December 1, 2021.
Amateur Rule Changes Put Forward by the USEF Amateur Task Force
Allows amateurs to accept remuneration for performing specified barn duties, including lunging, without affecting their amateur status.
Increases the value of a non-monetary token or gift of appreciation an amateur can receive from less than $300 to less than $1,000 annually.
Allows amateurs to receive renumeration as a Social Media Influencer or Social Media Brand Ambassad