Traverse City, MI - May 29, 2014 - Danny & Ron's Rescue, an organization dedicated to saving and helping dogs in need, will be the featured charity during the second week of the Horse Shows by the Bay Hunter/Jumper series. The four-week series runs July 2-27 in Traverse City, Michigan.
Atlanta, GA (May 29, 2014) - Florida's 2014 Equestrian Sport Prouductions Spring Horse Show Circuit offered five weeks of show jumping competition April 2 through May 11, at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center in Wellington, and the perfect take-off spot for equestrian riding wear designers 2kGrey to launch a jumper circuit sponsorship and recognize over fences riders with Best Seat Awards.
Halifax, MA - May 28, 2014 - - The Silver Oak Jumper Tournament, after receiving rave reviews for its debut event last year in New Hampshire, in January announced that it was making a bold move to the Fieldstone Show Park in Halifax, Massachusetts, some 60 miles away, or for most traveling from New York, etc., 30 miles south of Boston and a shorter ride. This year's show will run from August 13 - 17, 2014. So far, the decision to change locations has proved to be a brilliant one. But it was an assessment that didn't come easily.
Langley, British Columbia – The SSG Gloves "Go Clean for the Green" promotion kicked off its 2014 season at Thunderbird Show Park in Langley, BC, during the Canadian Premier tournament held May 21 to 25. Both bonus cheques on offer were awarded, with Brian Morton and Morgan Thomas each picking up $1,000 in bonus money.
Antioch, IL - May 26, 2014 - The Chicago Hunter Derby presented by Chicago Equestrians for a Cause is pleased to announce the judges panel for this year's derby to be held September 5 -7th, 2014 at the beautiful Annali-Brookwood Farm in Antioch, IL. The prestigious derby is now in its sixth year of producing one of the best stand-alone derby events in the country while raising money for local charities. The event features a $50,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby sponsored by Canadian Pacific and a $5,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby.
Did you know 12 of the past 20 Kentucky Derby winners have created Moneigh® paintings? A Moneigh® is an original, abstract, watercolor painting made by equines using the muzzle, whiskers, tail, hoof, or paintbrush held in the artist’ teeth. The name is trademarked by ReRun and derived from the name of a famous artist and the sound a horse makes. Over 1,300 paintings have been completed since the project began in 2001. ReRun is a non- profit program that assists Thoroughbreds in finding second careers after racing.
Jacksonville, FL - May 25, 2014 - James Lala is pleased to announce that world-class show management organization, Stadium Jumping, Inc., has been contracted to help produce this year's popular Jacksonville championship competition, Southeast Medal Finals. Stadium Jumping, led by Michael Morrissey, has been the producer of such groundbreaking and iconic show jumping events as the American Invitational, The American Gold Cup, World Cup Finals, Olympic Games Show Jumping Selection Trials, FEI World Equestrian Games Selection Trials and the Winter Equestrian Festival.
Gladstone, NJ - May 25, 2014 - The final day of the George H. Morris Gladstone Program came to a conclusion today at the USET Foundation Headquarters at Hamilton Farms. Legendary horseman, George Morris, pushed the 10 riders to their fullest potential in the flat and gymnastics phases, being as forward as the seat he advocates. The riders were tested through training in classical dressage, as well as over a full course featuring a water jump, liverpool, airy verticals, and a dodgy triple combination.