Support 2002 North American Young Riders Championships
Presented by State Line Tack
IlJuly 30, 2002The North American Young Riders
Championships (NAYRC) Presented by State Line Tack, has a strong
foundation of sponsor support for the 2002 competition, which will
be held at Tempel Farms in Old Mill Creek, Illinois, August 6-11.
addition to State Line Tack, Tempel Farms and Tempel Steel Company
are among the 2002 sponsors who make the NAYRC possible. Gold Medal
sponsors include: Brazilian Equestrian Federation, the Broussard
Family, E.B.R Foundation, Equine Hippique Canada, Gurnee Mills Mall,
HDO Productions, Mosaic Foundation, Howard & Martha Simpson,
Tempel Lipizzans, and USA Equestrian, Inc.
is the NAYRCs official online partner and sponsor. Horseware
Ireland, the official blanket provider of the NAYRC, along with
American Equine Insurance Group, Bayer, Cosequin, Jamee J. and Marshall
Field, Lake Forest Hospital, Oppenheimer Family Foundation, Practical
Horseman & Dressage Today, and Saddlers Row also participate
as Silver Medal Sponsors.
Bronze Medal Sponsors, Mr. Donald Armitage, Karen & Jim Belli,
Helen Dick Bronson, Deerpath Travel, Inc, Der Dau Boots, and Fohrs
Inc. are all generously supporting the NAYRC. Also among the Bronze
Medal Sponsors, National Equestrian Communications-Nigel Casserly,
Newport Township Fire Department, Sault & Pepper, Thornhill
Enterprises, Inc., and United States Eventing Association are helping
to fund the NAYRC.
and Supporting Sponsors for the event are American Horse Trial Foundation,
CMB Foundation, Coca Cola Bottling Company, Corona/Lexol, Equine
Athletics, Mr. & Mrs. John H. Dick, The Donnelley Foundation,
Equestrian Sports, Inc., Fort Dodge Veterinary, James, P. Gorter,
Hooved Animal Humane Society, Kelly Stables, Knauz Motors, Lake
County Mounted Posse, Lake Forest Hospital, Peer Pederson, Marvin
& Linda Raymond, ROMFH Equestrian Apparel, Superior Stall Services,
and Mr. & Mrs. Alain Wood-Prince.
generous product and gift donations to the NAYRC are Bit of Britain,
Brandy Parfumes, Cowboy Magic, Eqyss, Espree, Janet Crawford Prints,
Leather Therapy, Smartpak Equine, Twinkle Products, Inc., United
States Dressage Federation and Vita-Flex.
NAYRC began in 1974 as an Eventing challenge between the United
States and Canada. A Dressage Championship was added in 1981, and
Show Jumping debuted in 1982. The first complete NAYRC was held
in British Columbia, Canada in 1982. Tempel Farms has hosted the
Championship 12 times since 1985.
Farms is home to the worlds largest private herd of Lipizzan
Horses. It is widely considered to be one of the finest equestrian
locations in North America with extraordinary facilities, excellent
footing, and a challenging CCI** cross-country course.
to NAYRC is $7 per day and $18 for a three-day pass. This years
North American Young Riders' Championships, Presented by State Line
Tack, will be televised on the Outdoor Life Network (OLN) on Saturday,
September 7 at 4:30 p.m. EDT. The OLN telecast will mark only the
second time that the Young Riders Championships have been televised
For more information on NAYRC activities, please visit www.youngriders.org.
At the NAYRC web site you will find zone, region, area contact information,
a competition schedule, Tempel Farms information, and many other
details pertaining to the event.