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Objective: Athlete-focused talent identification, development and talent confirmation program.

Target: Aim to provide fundamental skills necessary for future team athletes and athletes focused on reaching Elite status.


  • Annual selection for two-year period, reviewed every six months with retention review at one year.
  • Maximum four years in the program; expectation is athletes reach Development Potential by 25 or within four years.

Criteria for Eventing 25 selection

  • Results at the CCI3*-L level.
  • Application review evaluating potential talent, work ethic, commitment to program.

Questions? Contact Christina Vaughn at [email protected].

Forms and Publications

2019 Emerging Athlete Participants

E25 Athletes