Equestrian Canada (EC) is proud to confirm the talented young athletes that will represent the maple leaf at the 2022 Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) North American Youth Championships (NAYC) from August 9 – 14, 2022 in Traverse City, Michigan.
The NAYC is the premier equestrian competition in North America for junior and young riders, ages 14-21. The young equestrians vie for individual and team medals in Olympic equestrian disciplines of dressage and show jumping.
The Dressage athletes that will represent Canada at NAYC 2022 will be:
The Canadian Dressage team will be supported by travelling Chef d’Equipe – Denielle Gallagher-Legriffon and non-travelling Chef d’Equipe – Courtenay Fraser
“This years’ NAYC teams are comprised of some of Canadas up and coming super stars! I can’t wait to be there with them and go for gold!” said Gallagher-Legriffon.
The Show Jumping team that will represent Canada at NAYC 2022 will be:
The Canadian Show Jumping team will be supported by Chef d’Équipe, Dayton Gorsline, and Team Manager Kelsey McDonell
“I’m looking forward to this year’s competition, we are going with a great group of competitors throughout all age groups” said Gorsline. “To mention a couple, two of our senior team members just won major international classes at Spruce Meadows, National tournament.”