Youth Team

We are pleased to have a Youth Team that competes in the Youth Team Tournament each year at the Canadian National Appaloosa Horse Show.

2018 AHAA Youth Team

The Alberta Appaloosa Youth Team will be competing at the Canadian National Appaloosa Horse Show in in Brandon, MB July 24 – 28 2018.

Are you interested in being part of this amazing team? Fill out the application below.

bulletApplication for 2018 Youth Team (pdf)

Please note that the deadline is June 1, 2018.

Team Tryouts (Mandatory): June 2 & 3, 2018, Olds

Team Announcement Date: TBA.


2014 AHAA Youth Team

The Alberta Team consists of a maximum of six (6) horse/rider combinations, along with two (2) alternates. They competed at the Canadian National Appaloosa Horse Show in Brandon, Manitoba July 29 - August 2, 2014.

Congratulations to the 2014 AHAA Youth Team!

  • Cailey Slobodian and Chex
  • Jasmine Cardiff and Ace
  • Breann Dorey and Russell
  • Amanda Wigston Jesse
  • Emily Henschel and Chip
  • Jayden Calvert Mickey

2014 Alberta Youth Team

The girls all had a great show and represented Alberta VERY well! They finished second overall in the team competition! They would like to again thank all of the sponsors for their support!

Stephanie Dewes



Please note that the deadline for applications is March 15, 2014!

bulletApplication for 2014 Youth Team
(pdf) This form can be filled in online

Please note that the deadline is March 15, 2014.


2013 AHAA Youth Team

Competed July 30 to August 3, 2013 at the
Canadian National Appaloosa Horse Show, Brandon, Manitoba.


Congratulations to our 2013 AHAA Youth Team!

Stephanie Dewes and Choc Full of Miracle
Emily Henschel and Spot A Lot of Chip
Amanda Wigston and Moon Dot
Breann Dorey and Major Impulsion

2013 Youth Team

Our great team placed second overall in team standings and won the adaptability award! Great job!

Thanks to all our sponsors and parents who helped make this team a success! Our theme was Dream big and shoot for the stars! Stalls were decorated to match the theme. We also hosted a free ice cream social for all teams to enjoy . It was a great week and look forward to next year!

Youth Team Theme Poster

Team Coach: Roxanne Dewes


Many thanks to our sponsors!

  • Wild horse Ventures
  • Keith's Water Services
  • Barry and Doreen Dewes
  • Red Planet Trucking

bulletApplication for 2013 Youth Team
(pdf) This form can be filled in online

Please note that the deadline is March 25, 2013.


2012 AHAA Youth Team

  The 2012 AHAA Youth Team has been selected.

Congratulations to:

Emily Henschel and Spot a Lot of Chip,
Stephanie Dewes and Zippin to Freedom,
Amanda Wigston and Hot Shot Review
and Shannon Coutts and Stylish Commodity.

Best of Luck to the team as they compete at the 54th Annual Canadian National Appaloosa Show from July 31-August 4th in Brandon, Manitoba

Team Coach: Roxanne Dewes
    bulletApplication for 2012 Youth Team
2011 Youth Team
  Katie Tainsh and I'm Bright Enough
Stephanie Dewes and Thumb Prints INXS
Tess Marler and Hot Shot
Kaylee McLachlin and Try Ranger T
Micheala Lobay and Avalon Dreamer
Shannon Coutts and Stylish Commodity

Coach: Roxanne Dewes

  Unfortunately, the Canadian National Appaloosa Horse Show was cancelled so our 2011 Youth Team was unable to compete.

2010 Youth Team
  Congratulations to our 2010 AB Youth Team on placing second at the Canadian National show!!!

The girls and their horses all showed very well and we were so proud of them!!

Thanks to all our sponsors, parents and volunteers who helped out our team!
2010 Youth Team
  Presenting our 2010 Youth Team!
  • Tess Marler riding Hot Shot
  • Michaela Lobay riding High Voltage Zap
  • Katie Tainsh riding Im Bright Enough
  • Stephanie Dewes riding Thumb Prints INXS
  • Shannon Coutts riding Stylish Commodity

  • Coach: Roxanne Dewes

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