Eventing 18 Training Sessions Finish Up Today

A few Eventing 18 participants getting some tips from David O’Connor. Photo via the USEFHigh Performance Facebook page.

While the top hunter/jumper riders have been soaking up the knowledge from George Morris, our eventing stars of the future have spent a few days in Ocala with head coach David O’Connor.  The Eventing 18 Advancing Athletes (riders 18 and under) training sessions have covered two days of flatwork, a day of jumping, and unmounted lectures on stable management, theory, course design, and veterinary care.   The sessions are scheduled to wrap up today with some cross-country schooling.  [USEA Announcement]

As you can see, knowing the training scale (and push up technique!) is essential!  Thanks to Joanie Morris for the video!

The junior riders in attendance are:

Brynn Littlehale
Adrian Jones
David Pawlak
Nicole Doolittle
Jamie Doolittle
Mia Farley
Maddie Temkin
Maddy Mazzola
Caroline Martin
Savannah (Woodge) Fulton
Reagan LaFleur
Patience O’Neal

To view more photos and updates from the Eventing 18 training camp, head on over to the USEF High Performance Facebook page.

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