2020 Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI)
North American Youth Championships (NAYC)

Great Lakes Equestrian Festival (GLEF)
Flintfields Horse Park, Traverse City, MI
August 4-9, 2020

The FEI North American Youth Championships (NAYC) for Dressage is a unique and prestigious competition which brings together the top Federation Equestre Internationale (FEI) Junior and Young Riders, ages 14-21, from throughout North American and neighboring countries. Young equestrians vie for team and individual FEI medals in the three Olympic equestrian disciplines of dressage, show jumping, and eventing. NAYC is subject to the rules and restrictions of the FEI and is designated as a Continental Championship. It is the only FEI championship held annually on this continent.

The NAYC process can be daunting for new participants. If you are new to this process, click the button below for further information!

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Qualifying Period: August 1, 2019 – TBA. Dates are tentative and awaiting confirmation.

Applications for the 2020 North American Youth Championships will be available in January 2020. Application due dates will be announced when the application becomes available.

Additional awards presented during the
FEI North American Youth Championships

If you have any further questions, contact the NAYC liaison at (859) 971-2277 or nayc@usdf.org.

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