Canadian Eventing Teams Named for 2017 NAJYRC

first_img We’ll send you our regular newsletter and include you in our monthly giveaways. PLUS, you’ll receive our exclusive Rider Fitness digital edition with 15 exercises for more effective riding. Subscribe to the Horse Sport newsletter and get an exclusive bonus digital edition! Email* Horse Sport Enews Equestrian Canada (EC) is pleased to announce the up-and-coming eventing stars set to represent Canada in the eventing portion of the 2017 Adequan/FEI North American Junior & Young Rider Championships (NAJYRC), presented by Gotham North, set to take place July 20-23, 2017 at Rebecca Farm in Kalispell, MT.Two complete teams have been named to represent Canada. The following athletes will compete on the CICOY 2* Young Rider Nations’ Cup Team:Rider / Hometown / Horse / OwnerAnne-Sophie Levesque / Cochrane, AB / Eskapade / Anne-Sophie LevesqueAnnick Niemuller / Goodwood, ON / FE Akari / Cheryl Niemuller / FE Black Jack / Karl NiemullerApril Simmonds / Uxbridge, ON / Impressively Done / Faydon Enterprises Ltd. & April SimmondsEmily Thompson / East Gwillimbury, ON / Paddington / Emily ThompsonAlberta Chef d’Équipe: Julie Simard – Cochrane, ABOntario Chef d’Équipe: Penny Rowland – Mono, ONThe following athletes will compete on the CHJ 1* Junior Championship Team:Rider / Hometown / Horse / OwnerChloe Duffy / Sombra, ON / Oro Veradero / Chloe Duffy|Tosca Holmes-Smith / Chase, BC / Fiat / Ali Holmes-SmithElla Marquis / Caledon, ON / Meadowbrook’s Pollyanna / Mark MarquisEva Marquis / Caledon, ON / Hollywood / Mark MarquisBritish Columbia Chef d’Équipe: – Maeve Drew – Duncan, BCOntario Chef d’Équipe: Penny Rowland – Mono, ONFor more information on NAJYRC 2017, visit www.youngriders.org. Further information on Rebecca Farm can be found at www.rebeccafarm.org. Tags: NAJYRC, Adequan/FEI North American Junior & Young Rider Championships, More from Horse Sport:Christilot Boylen Retires From Team SportAfter an exemplary career as one of Canada’s top Dressage riders, seven-time Olympian Christilot Boylen has announced her retirement from team competition.2020 Royal Agricultural Winter Fair CancelledFor only the second time in its history, The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair has been cancelled but plans are being made for some virtual competitions.Royal Agricultural Winter Fair Statement on 2020 EventAs the Province of Ontario starts to reopen, The Royal’s Board and staff will adhere to all recommendations put forward by government and health officials.Government Financial Assistance for Ontario FarmersOntario Equestrian has recently released this update of several financial assistance packages available, including those for farm business. SIGN UP last_img read more