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Hard deadline: Jan. 29!

LIST current as of 1/21/21

Sign up is required at the USEF by Jan. 29 to be considered for Area II teams this year. Below is the list of names from USEF of the riders wishing to be considered for the Youth  Team Challenges at the FEI *,**, and/or ***.   (Please note:  this is not the Interscholastic Eventing League.)
Some additional steps.

  • If your name is missing and you want to be considered you must apply through your USEF Dashboard before 1/29... (Just 8 days away)  No athletes (rider names) will be added to this list after 1/29.  
  • You do not need to be competing modified or above to apply.  If you think you MIGHT do a * or above in 2021 - you should consider signing-up.   
  • If you are 21 or under - you must also have renewed your USEA young rider program membership as well before the 1/29 date.
  • Your horse(s) will need a USEF Passport (National or International) in order to compete in the FEI divisions.  This can be done at any time before the events.  Please start that process early as it can take over a month to obtain.
  • Yes, you can also be part of the Interscholastic Eventing League and the Youth Team Challenges at the same time.  If you are interested in learning more about IEL which is for all levels  - we will address it at our monthly "First Thursday" night calls.

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January 2021 Young Rider (Youth Team) and Interscholastic Meeting



Our first meeting of the year. Many changes have been made to the current Young Rider/YRAP programs in an effort to continue with the national and area wide Young Rider/ne Youth Team concepts.

New Interscholastic Team League

Chris went over first the new procedures for getting all youth eventers interested in the new program for Interscholastic Teams. This program is for junior riders 7th-12th grade, at any level in recognized eventing. (The USEA is referring to the program as the “IEL”, Interscholastic Eventing League) It has a dedicated page the website here:

This explains the signup procedure, about teams, what is an affiliate team, etc. Please read.

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Area II Young Riders new 2021 competition year documents

Please see the write up of the Jan. 7 meeting HERE

Interscholastic Eventing League team information (junior riders 7th-12th grade)


Young Rider / Youth Eventing Team information:

OUR AREA II SELECTION criteria: 2021 – YTC area2 Selection Criteria download url tba

US Equestrian Announces Launch of USEF Eventing Youth Team Challenge

USEF Eventing Youth Team Challenge news release

The above page has all the links to the various USEF forms and documents at the BOTTOM of the news release.

2021 Selection Procedures for Eventing Youth Challenge (be aware section G is WRONG, Jan. 29 is the date, not Jan. 10)

Attachment B Code of Conduct (2021)

Eventing Youth Team Challenge FAQ’s

FEI Horse Passport 101:


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