OPENING CEREMONIES TODAY - TEAM TESTS BEGIN TOMORROW!!!!
Please see the Chronicle article below for a wonderful review of our US team & a list of their competition schedule.
August 28, 2012
Meet The U.S. Para- Dressage Team
Still have Olympic fever? Not to worry, the 2012 London Paralympics kick off today, Aug. 29, with the Opening Ceremonies. Para-dressage starts Aug. 30 with the Grade II and Grade Ib team tests, and the competition runs through Sept. 4. You can find a full schedule of the events on theLondon 2012 website.
Sixteen countries—Great Britain, Germany, Denmark, Canada, the United States, the Netherlands, Brazil, Ireland, Italy, Belgium, South Africa, Australia, France, Singapore, Mexico and Norway—will send teams to London. Eleven other countries also earned invitations to send individual competitors.
The U.S. riders spent a week training with Chef d’Equipe Missy Ransehousen at USET Headquarters in Gladstone, N.J., before heading to London. FULL ARTICLE