Many of the country’s hottest dressage stars are converging on the Lamplight Equestrian Center (Ill.) to compete in the Markel/USEF Young and Developing Horse Dressage National Championships and the U.S. Dressage Festival of Champions.
COTH’s Lisa Slade will be on location to bring you all the winners, the stories behind the results, and great photos.
When: Thursday, Aug. 24: USEF 4-year-old test; FEI 5-year-old preliminary test; FEI Prix St. Georges
Friday, Aug. 25: FEI Children & Junior team tests; FEI Intermediaire II/Developing Grand Prix; FEI 6-year-old preliminary test
Saturday, Aug. 26: FEI Children & Junior individual tests; FEI Young Rider & Pony team tests; USEF Developing Horse Prix St. Georges; FEI 5-year-old final; USEF 4-year-old test
Sunday, Aug. 27: USEF Developing Grand Prix; FEI 6-year-old final; dressage seat medal finals, 13 & under and 14-18; FEI Young Rider & Pony individual tests
Where: The Lamplight Equestrian Center in Wayne, Ill.
Who: You can see confirmed entries for each class at this USEF link.
How You Can Watch: The USEFNetwork will be live-streaming.
How You Can Follow Along: The Chronicle will be on site bringing you all the gorgeous photos, great interviews and behind-the-scenes stories. Make sure to follow along at www.coth.com, as well as on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @Chronofhorse
Useful links and information:
- All the Chronicle’s Dressage National Championships online coverage, with behind-the-scenes stories, lovely photos and more!
- The complete schedule
- Live streaming from USEFNetwork
- The USEF Dressage National Championships official website
- Daily results: Thurs/Fri/Sat and Sunday
- Don’t forget to follow the Chronicle on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @Chronofhorse
- We will have full analysis of the competition in the Sept. 18 issue of The Chronicle of the Horse magazine