Brooke Mancusi – Canada
CANADIAN FEI DRESSAGE YOUNG RIDER & NAYC BRONZE MEDALIST
Brooke is a Canadian FEI Young Rider. Brooke began riding at the age of 8. Her first recognized Dressage show was at the age of 10 in her home province of Manitoba. After dabbling in hunter/jumpers, Brooke decided to focus on Dressage exclusively.
Brooke has won numerous Provincial Championships up to and including FEI Juniors. She was awarded the Equestrian Canada Silver Medal, a Gold Medal for Equitation, the Captain DeKenyres Junior High Point Award, as well as Dressage Winnipeg Year End High Point Awards. Brooke was awarded the Manitoba Horse Council Youth Athlete of the Year for 2018 as well as nominated for the Sport Manitoba Female Youth Athlete of the Year. Brooke was awarded the Sport Manitoba “Women to Watch” Grant for 2018.
In 2018, Brooke represented Team Canada at the North American Youth Championships where she led her team to the Bronze Medal as the highest placed Canadian Rider of the day. As a FEI Junior rider Brooke remained on FEI world Standings as the highest ranked Canadian and second highest North American rider for many months throughout 2018.
Brooke currently has two horses. Grand Amour a 9 year old KWPN gelding (United x Jazz) and Wellknown, a 12 year old gelding (Wynton x Havidoff). Brooke currently resides in Wellington, Florida in the winter months and in the summer she relocates to Montreal, Quebec.
Brooke trains year round with Canadian Grand Prix rider Brittany Fraser-Beaulieu .