Lexington, KY – April 20, 2016 – The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) has announced the athlete-horse combinations who will participate in the 2016 USEF Dressage Young Rider European Tour. As part of the tour, the combinations will compete in two events, CDI-Y Compiegne, May 19-26, and CDIO-Y Hagen, June 7-12. USEF Dressage Youth Coach George Williams will serve as chef d’equipe.
The following athletes and horses will represent the U.S.:
Lauren Asher (San Diego, California) with her own De Noir 3, a 16-year-old Hanoverian gelding
Barbara “Bebe” Davis (Wellington, Florida) with Michael Davis’ Feivel Mousekewitz, a 15-year-old Hanoverian gelding
Kerrigan Gluch (Wellington, Florida) with Hampton Green Farm’s Vaquero HGF, a 9-year-old Andalusian stallion
The USEF Youth Dressage Program is an extension of the USEF High Performance Dressage Program and gives up-and-coming talent exposure to high-level international competition. The USEF Dressage Young Rider European Tour enables participants to gain valuable experience under the tutelage of their personal coaches as well as Williams.