Exuberant Stallions, Talented Youngsters and Painted Ponies Parade at Second Jog Inspection of U.S. Dressage Festival of Champions and Markel/USEF Young and Developing Horse Dressage National Championships

Wayne, Ill. – Aug. 21, 2019 –The second jog inspection of the U.S. Dressage Festival of Champions and the Markel/USEF Young and Developing Horse Dressage National Championships followed the conclusion of the first day of competition at the Lamplight Equestrian Center. Seeing eager competitors of all ages ready to ride down centerline with their equine partners, all had to first pass the health inspection to be cleared for competition. All horses and riders presented passed and are now set to compete in the five divisions of the Markel/USEF Young and Developing Horse Dressage National Championships, the USEF Junior Rider Dressage National Championships, the USEF Pony Rider Dressage National Championships and the USEF Children Dressage National Championships.

Competition will continue on Thursday, Aug. 22, with the Grand Prix for the USEF Young Adult ‘Brentina Cup’ Dressage National Championship at 8 a.m. in the Kay Arena. Action in the Frey Arena will get underway at 8:15 a.m. with the Prix St. Georges test for the Markel/USEF Developing Grand Prix Horse Dressage National Championship.