Vicki Howard-Fine explains the USEA Young Rider Mentorship Program; Jessi Hart, Area V, a 2014 graduate, Miranda Losey, Area VIII, and Jane Cook, Area V, who took part in the program this year, reflect on their experiences.
Original Post Date: 08/05/2015 - 09:41 | Last Updated: 2015:08:05 12:24:10
11-year-old Jordan Crabo has been coming to The Event at Rebecca Farm every summer since she was born with her mom Barb, but this is the first year she has been able to compete. Riding the 12-year-old 14.1 hand Connemara, Wildwych Eclipse, Jordan is currently sitting in second place on a 25.5 in the Junior Novice B division.
Original Post Date: 07/24/2015 - 00:10 | Last Updated: 2015:07:24 11:56:52
The 2015 Adequan/FEI NAJYRC CH-J* ended as it began with Remington XXV ridden by Camila Grover-Dodge leading the way for Area II to the team Gold medal. After Area II teammate Morgan Booth and Twizzel withdrew during the jog, the pressure was on for the other three team members to hold off challenges from Areas V and VIII.When the remaining three team members of Grover-Dodge along with Skyler Decker and Amanda Beale Clement were asked how they felt after Twizzel was withdrawn, they all admitted being shaken.
Original Post Date: 07/19/2015 - 16:15 | Last Updated: 2015:07:19 16:39:42
Lexington, Ky. - Tuesday evening's Opening Ceremonies marked the exciting start of the 2015 Adequan/FEI North American Junior & Young Rider Championships presented by Gotham North (NAJYRC). The Organizing Committee is pleased to announce that 222 entries are set to compete in the championships, which run July 14-19 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Ky.
Original Post Date: 07/15/2015 - 10:27 | Last Updated: 2015:07:15 10:27:12
The Worth the Trust Educational Scholarships aim to reward up-and-coming amateur eventers by helping to fund training opportunities like clinics, working student positions and private or group instruction.
Original Post Date: 07/13/2015 - 09:51 | Last Updated: 2015:07:13 09:51:04
The Charles Owen Technical Merit Award, which aims to recognize safe and effective cross-country riding at the Training level, will kick off the 2015 season this weekend at the Cosequin Stuart Horse Trials (NY) and Roebke’s Run Horse Trials (MN). Junior and adult amateur Training level riders entered will be vying for a chance to receive a Charles Owen Body Protector and helmet bag.
Original Post Date: 07/06/2015 - 14:24 | Last Updated: 2015:07:06 14:24:55
Lexington, Ky. - The Organizing Committee of the 2015 Adequan/FEI North American Junior & Young Rider Championships presented by Gotham North (NAJYRC) has announced that due to insufficient international entries, the CH-Y 2* USEA North American Young Rider Individual and Team Eventing Championship is unable to be held.
Original Post Date: 07/04/2015 - 15:45 | Last Updated: 2015:07:04 15:45:10
By Hannah SladeThe Area IX season is now well underway, and the juniors and young riders are proving to be a force to be reckoned with on the leaderboards. As a young rider myself at 15, it’s pleasing to see my fellow young rider teammates be so successful. It’s astonishing to watch the young riders and their horses lead the divisions from start to finish. From Beginner Novice to Preliminary, the Area IX young riders are frequently at the top of the pack, and more often than not, maintain the lead throughout the jumping phases.
Original Post Date: 06/30/2015 - 09:45 | Last Updated: 2015:06:30 09:46:22