Articles: Press Release
USET To Host Training Sessions For Youth &
Futures Reining Riders
Marty Bauman, (508) 698-6810, firstname.lastname@example.org
Joanna Smith, (908) 234-1251, email@example.com
Gladstone, New Jersey—January 7, 2002—In continuing its commitment to
developing promising riders and horses for future international competition,
the United States Equestrian Team (USET) will proudly host two USET Training
Sessions for Youth and Futures Reining riders.
With the support of the Florida Reining Horse Association, the first
training session will be held February 27 in Ocala, FL. Former Bayer/USET
Festival of Champions Pro Am Champion Shawn Flarida of Wilmington, OH will
work with Youth riders and 2001 Cosequin/USET Reining Champion, Bryant Pace
of Hasbrouck Heights, NJ, will work with the Futures riders.
With the support of the Arizona Reining Horse Association, the second
session will be held March 5 in Scottsdale, AZ. 2000 Cosequin/USET Reining
Champion, Todd Crawford of Santa Ynez, CA will work with the Youth riders
while 2000 Nations Cup team Gold Medalist Craig Johnson of Gainesville, TX
will work with Futures riders.
Riders interested in participating may apply to the USET. Applications will
be posted at www.uset.org and mailed to
riders. The training sessions are free to former and current USET Young
Rider and Futures competitors. Approximately 10 participants may ride
during the training sessions.
Auditors are welcome to attend the sessions. The auditing fee is $30.00 per
day. For more information on the training sessions, please contact Jeff Fox
at (908) 234-1251.
The United States Equestrian Team is a non-profit organization that selects,
trains, equips and finances equestrians of the highest possible standard to
represent our country in major international competition, including the
Olympic Games and the World Championships. To accomplish this the USET seeks
out and nurtures the development of talented athletes - riders, drivers and
horses - and provides the support and guidance they need to help them attain
their fullest potential. For more information on the USET, please call
(908) 234-1251, or visit USET ONLINE at www.uset.org.