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Jr/YR Clinic Rider Application

Submit one application per horse and rider combination. You may apply with more than one horse, but you must submit an application and fee for each. Applications submitted after the published deadline will not be accepted.

Please carefully read the Rider Criteria & Application Guidelines before you apply. Riders must be in compliance with these guidelines in order to be considered.

I am applying to ride in the Region
Current Coach or Trainer
Coach or Trainer Email
Horse or Pony’s Name
Horse or Pony’s Age
USDF Registration Number
Owner's Name
Tell us about you and your horse/pony
1. What level are you currently schooling with your horse/pony?
2. Have you competed your horse/pony within the last year? If so, at what level did you compete?
3. Have you ever won any year-end awards with your horse/pony? If so, please list some of your noteworthy accomplishments:
4. What are your goals with your current horse/pony?
5. Is there something in particular that you need help with? Please explain:
6. Have you ever participated in NAJYRC, Dressage Seat Equitation, CDI, or Festival of Champions?

7. Have you previously attended a Jr/YR Clinic as a rider or auditor?

8. I am declared (or planning to declare) as a: FEI Pony
FEI Junior
FEI Young Rider
Brentina Cup
9. I realize that riding in clinics is demanding and I declare that my horse is sound, fit and able to perform movements at the level I have indicated above.
Check box to confirm
10. I realize that if my horse is not fit or unsound on the days that I ride; I may be asked to withdraw due to the welfare of the horse.
Check box to confirm
11. Please include your YouTube video link here. If you do not have a video at this time, please state “Video to be sent” in the field below. Video must be submitted before the deadline.

Video Guidelines
  • Video must show a complete dressage test on the horse in the application.
  • FEI Juniors, FEI Young Riders, or FEI Pony Riders should ride the appropriate Team test.
  • Videos should be recorded from the end of the arena.
  • Videos must clearly show the horse and rider. No cell phone videos.
  • Videos do not need to be from a horse show or recorded in a regulation size arena. Show attire, braiding, etc. are not required; however, riders must wear protective headgear.
Youtube Video
Rider Bio
(max 1400 characters)