On June 14,·our team of five·athletes and two coaches arrived·arrived in Guadalajara Mexico for a 10 day training camp, and to compete at the NORCECA (North, Central America, Caribbean) Championships. The competition was the test event for the Pan American Games and took place primarily at the Club Hipica, where eventing (show jumping, cross country and dressage)·will also take place during the Games. Training here was a positive experience as it exposed us to different weather, altitude, facilities, and training partners. John and Denis did a commendable job driving, which provided a good dose of amusement everyday.

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The Session has continued to be amazing the last few days. Some of the lectures a bit distant from my areas of interest, but for the most, really engaging. Dr. Gylton Da Matta, a Brazilian American spoke on the "Olympic Games Challenges for Youth."

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