Dates Finalized for 2008 World Reining Championships
Release: January 17 2008 from USEF
Lexington, KY - 2008 will be an important milestone in the international Reining community. Previously, a World Reining Championship had only been offered at the FEI World Equestrian Games. But this year, in Maneribo, Italy, teams will compete for World Championship medals September 11-14.
The U.S. team will be selected at the Adequan/USEF National Reining Championship presented by Equine Motorcoach in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma June 24-28, which will be held during the NRHA Derby.
To compete at the Adequan/USEF National Reining Championship presented by Equine Motorcoach riders will have to have at least competed at one of the following CRI**:
National Western Stock Show Denver, CO Jan. 13, 2008
Cowboy Capital Classic Stephenville, TX March 8, 2008
National Reining Breeders Classic Katy, TX April 14-20, 2008
The Reining World Championship Selection Procedures will be published on the USEF website, www.usef.org, once the procedures have been finalized.