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Qualifying Period Extended for the 2018 NAJYRC Dressage

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Tillie Jones and Apachi celebrate a win at the 2017 North American Young and Junior Riders Championships. Credits: Andrea Evans/US Equestrian
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LEXINGTON, Ky.US Equestrian has approved an extension to the qualifying period for the 2018 Dressage Adequan FEI North American Junior and Young Rider Championships presented by Gotham North (NAJYRC). The updated qualifying period is Aug. 1, 2017 to June 18, 2018, adding seven days to the original period.

By extending the qualifying period, there will be an additional 10 qualifying events for dressage competitors across the nine regions associated with United States Dressage Federation and USEF. This additional week of competition will be an asset to riders seeking qualification for the 2018 Dressage NAJYRC at Old Salem Farm in North Salem, N.Y., beginning Aug. 1, 2018.

View the updated Selection Procedures for additional information on qualification and eligibility for the 2018 Dressage NAJYRC.

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For more information on the 2018 Dressage NAJYRC, contact Hannah Niebielski, Director of Dressage National Programs at hniebielski@usef.org. Follow @NAJYRC on Facebook and Twitter and use #NAJYRC on Instagram.

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