Riders Prepare for George H. Morris Gladstone Program at USET Foundation’s Hamilton Farm
Gladstone, NJ – May 1, 2014 – In a few weeks, a selection of the country’s most talented young show jumping riders will gather at the United States Equestrian Team Foundation’s headquarters, Hamilton Farm, in Gladstone, New Jersey. Riders will be participating in the George H. Morris Gladstone Program, May 20-25, 2014. Just a few weeks later, ten other riders will participate in the same program at Annali-Brookwood Farm in Antioch, IL, June 23-28, 2014.
The Gladstone Program is an intensive week of training and education for exceptionally dedicated and talented show jumping riders who are serious about their interest and desire to pursue a path that will prepare them to be a “team” rider and represent the United States in international competition. Riders 18+ years of age, who are currently competing successfully at 1.45 meter or above submitted applications for the event, and were personally selected by Morris.
This year’s participants for the week at Hamilton Farms will be:
Alec Bozorgi Antioch, IL
Karina Busch Elizabethtown, KY
Sloane Coles The Plains, VA
Katie Cox Conroe, TX
Christi Israel Ocala, FL
Scott Lico Westlake Village, CA
Maggie McAlary Amherst, NH
Jacob Pope Columbia, MD
Brittni Raflowitz Palm City, FL
Savannah Talcott Pittstown, NJ
The Gladstone Program is made possible through the generous support of BG and Suzanne Porter and Diane Carney.
The United States Equestrian Team Foundation (www.uset.org) is the non-profit organization that supports the competition, training, coaching, travel and educational needs of America’s elite and developing international, high-performance horses and athletes in partnership with the United States Equestrian Federation.