Wellington, FL - November 25, 2014 - Equestrian Sport Productions (ESP) looks forward to hosting the 36th annual Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) this season at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center (PBIEC) in Wellington, FL. The largest and longest-running circuit in the world, WEF offers unrivaled opportunities for international show jumpers, awarding over $8 million in prize money, with $4 million to international jumper divisions and 47 FEI World Ranking classes throughout the circuit. This year's 12-week competition runs January 7 through March 29, 2015.
LEXINGTON, KY-November 25, 2014-The United States Hunter Jumper Association is pleased to announce the extension of its current Wheeler Museum exhibit, A Sporting Tradition: Iconic Horse Shows Across the United States.
November 21, 2014 – The Dressage Foundation is pleased to announce that the inaugural Carolyn Van Cise Memorial Sportsmanship Fund Grant has been awarded to young rider Monica Stanke of Williamsburg, Michigan. Monica intends to use the $500 grant to attend the 2015 Global Dressage Forum North America.
Lexington, Kentucky - November 24, 2014 - Equestrian Events, Inc., producer of the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event Presented by Land Rover, is increasing the prize money for America's only Four Star Event to $300,000, an increase of $50,000 over last year.
Known as the "Best Weekend All Year," Rolex Kentucky returns to the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Ky., April 23-26, 2015.
Lexington, Va. - November 20, 2014 - The show season in Virginia is about to wind down for the winter, but not before some end of season holiday fun at the Hear the Beat Christmas Edition Horse Show! The end of the year celebratory horse show will be held on December 13, 2014 in the indoor Anderson Coliseum at the Virginia Horse Center.
November 20, 2014- Lexington, KY- A lengthy list of prominent owners and trainers stepped up to support New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program by pledging a percentage of their purse earnings from the 2014 Breeders’ Cup World Championships. To date the program is on track to receive over $45,000 in pledged contributions.
Broadline Farrier Solutions is proud to introduce the all-new Hanton Glue-On Horseshoes. With their elegant and innovative design by expert farriers, Hanton Horseshoes represent the next generation in hoof protection which can be used for horses of all breeds and disciplines, whether on the racetrack, in the show ring, or in the field.
Unionville, PA - November 18, 2014 - Competing at an international level requires much more than just being a good rider; it takes a village. For para-dressage rider Becca Hart, three of the prominent members of that 'village' are Jessica and Missy Ransehousen and Todd Flettrich.
The support and tutelage of the three trainers has helped propel Hart to where she is today: riding down centerline at the highest levels of para-dressage competition, including two Paralymipcs and two World Equestrian Games (WEG).