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Two New Yorkers Finish in Top 3 In USEF Under 25 Jumping National Championship

December 3, 2018

WELLINGTON, Fla. — New York riders finished second and third overall in the $100,000 USEF U25 Show Jumping National Championship at the Holiday & Horses Show which concluded on Dec. 3.

The U25 athletes competed in the $25,000 two-round competition over Anthony D'Ambrosio’s two challenging tracks in the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center’s International Arena ...

New York Teen Jumps To Lead In $100,000 USEF U25 Show Jumping National Championship

WELLINGTON, Fla. — Samantha Cohen, 17, of New York City and Carmen sped to the lead, winning the first competition of the $100,000 USEF U25 Show Jumping National Championship.

The $10,000 faults-converted competition started off competition at the Holiday & Horses Show over Anthony D'Ambrosio’s course in the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center’s International ...

Chris Mitchell Will Serve As CPI Florida Horse Show's Clinician And Coach-For-Hire

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Management of the 2019 College Preparatory Invitational (CPI) announced that Chris Mitchell, head coach of the Randolph College equestrian team, will serve as clinician and CPI “Hire-a-Coach” at the Florida Horse Show. CPI Florida is scheduled for Jan. 17-20, 2019 at the Jim Brandon Equestrian Center in West Palm Beach.

Mitchell will lead six mounted ...

N.Y. Rider Is Reserve Champion at National Emerging Athletes Program

FINDLAY, Ohio — Maura Cherny of Cazenovia, N.Y. was named reserve champion at the 2018 Lindsay Maxwell Charitable Fund/USHJA Emerging Athletes Program National Training Session, hosted by The University of Findlay, Nov. 9-13, in Findlay, Ohio.

On the final day of the session, after watching each of 16 riders complete two rounds in a Nations Cup-style competition the EAP Committee members ...

Skidmore Equestrian Team Undefeated In Fall Season

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — The defending national hunt seat champions, Skidmore College closed out the fall Intercollegiate Horse Show Association season unbeaten with an 11-point win over second place Colgate on Nov. 17 at the Van Lennep Riding Center.

The day started out with Maeve Foley winning her Open Fences class. Madeleine Callanan put seven more points on the board ...

2 New York Teams Will Be Honored At USEF Annual Meeting

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Skidmore College IHSA team and Lucky C Stables’ IEA team will be honored at US Equestrian’s Annual Meeting in Palm Beach, Fla.in January.

New to the Pegasus Awards celebratory evening, the 2018 Intercollegiate and Interscholastic Equestrian Team Awards will be presented Thursday evening, Jan. 10, 2019.

The 2018 Intercollegiate and Interscholastic ...

N.J. Rider Helps Auburn Stay Atop NCEA Poll For Fall Season

WACO, Texas — The National Collegiate Equestrian Association announced the last Farnam Team Rankings of the fall season for collegiate equestrian, as determined by the NCEA Selection Committee.

Auburn remained in the top position where they have been since the 2018 Preseason Poll.

SMU holds steady at No. 2 while South Carolina jumps up to No. 3. Texas A&M drops down one spot to ...

N.J. Teen Gets 'Once-In-A-Lifetime Chance' To Show Horses In Czech Republic

HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. — How far can an Appaloosa horse take you? For one New Jersey teen — all the way to the Czech Republic.

Alexis Grogan, a high school senior from Hackettstown, N.J., has been an active member of the Appaloosa Horse Club since 2013. “This year through the club, I was selected and given a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to travel to the Czech Republic and show ...

Applications Being Accepted For 2019 U.S. Saddle Seat Young Riders Team

LEXINGTON, Ky. — US Equestrian is accepting applications for the 2019 U.S. Saddle Seat Young Riders Team. During years that the Saddle Seat World Cup competition is not held, members of the Young Rider Team will be eligible to represent the United States in other international competitions, whether at home or abroad. The purpose of the Young Rider Team is to develop athletes for future ...

New Jerseyans Are Tops At Eastern National 4-H Roundup

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Two members from New Jersey won first place in their competitions at the Eastern National 4-H Horse Roundup.

In the Horse Bowl competition, Anthony Leone of Somerset County was the high point individual while the New Jersey team finished as reserve champions. In Horse Bowl, competitors have to be quick on the buzzer to answer questions about horses. All topics are ...

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