Entries Now Open for the World Equestrian Center Fall Horse Shows: Sept. 25 - Oct. 27
Featuring Nearly $1 Million in Prize Money / Prizes!
The World Equestrian Center features 200,000 sq. ft. of riding space with premium footing, permanent stabling and charming onsite accommodations. At the World Equestrian Center exhibitors enjoy a different kind of indoors – bright, clean, fun, family friendly and customer service-focused.
Please join us from September 25-October 27 for exciting equestrian sport and nearly $1 Million in prizes at the World Equestrian Center Fall Horse Shows. Exhibitors will enjoy five USEF rated Hunter / Jumper horse shows filled with incredible special prizes and awards including the inaugural World Equestrian Center Premier Championship Cup.
An expanded prize list is out today featuring full details of all five weeks including the addition of a second $50,000 Grand Prix, presented by Buckeye Nutrition, as well as 16 Hunter Derbies to accommodate all levels ranging from 2’6” to USHJA National (Non Pro and Open) and a $40,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby.
Special incentives during the World Equestrian Center Fall Horse Shows include a FREE tack stall for every 5 competing horses per trainer and NO Jumper Nomination Fees for both Fall I and Fall II horse shows.
NEW this year! The World Equestrian Center Premiere Championship Cup – where Junior and Amateur riders can qualify to compete to claim the ultimate grand prize of one of three 2019 Chevrolet Blazers during our Fall Classic II week.
World Equestrian Center Equitation Premiere Championship Class – Open to junior riders. A three-phase event with a testing phase for 14 riders. Fence heights will be set at 3’6”(complete specs in prize list). Riders must have competed at the WEC Fall I or Fall II Horse Show in the same competition year. The winning rider will receive a 2019 Chevrolet Blazer.
Junior/Amateur Hunter WEC Premiere Cup Classic – Junior or Amateur riders will qualify for this class by winning a 1st, 2nd or 3rd place ribbon in any one of the following divisions: Amateur Owner 3’6” 18-35, and 36 & over, Small Junior Hunter 3’6”, ages 16-17 and 15 & under, Large Junior Hunter 3’6”, 16-17 and 15 & under, Small Junior 3’3”, and Large Junior Hunter 3’3”. To qualify these ribbons must be won during the Fall I-III and Fall Classic I Horse Shows.
Children’s/Adult Amateur Hunter WEC Premiere Cup Classic – Children’s or Adult Amateur riders will qualify for this class by winning a 1st, 2nd, or 3rd place ribbon in any one of the following divisions: Adult Amateur Hunters 18-35 and 36 & over, and Children’s Hunter 14 & Under and 15-17. To qualify these ribbons must be won during the Fall I-III and Fall Classic I Horse Shows.
Win one of three 2019 Chevrolet Blazers.
More Special Awards
The 2019 WEC Fall Horse Shows are part of the ongoing Kentucky Horse Shows LLC and the World Equestrian Center USHJA National Hunter Derby Series taking place at 15 shows and culminating in a $10,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby Open and $10,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby Non Pro. New this year is the WEC 2’6” Non- Pro Hunter Derby collaboration with 15 shows that lead up to the WEC $10,000 2’6” Non-Pro Hunter Derby presented by Dover Saddlery during the Fall Classic II. Participants are eligible for $10,000 in Leading Rider Awards based on series points. Awards will be given at the WEC Fall Classic II horse show on October 27, 2019.
Equijet Leading Young Professional Rider Award
The 30U rider that accumulates the most points will receive a $5,000 voucher from EquiJet. Points will be calculated using 10-6-4-2-1-1/2. All under saddle AND table II jumpers are excluded. Running 1/1/19 – 10/27/19)
Flexi Equine Leading Jumper Rider Award
The rider that earns the most money in the jumper ring will receive a WEC branded tack locker from Flexi Equine Tack Lockers. Junior, Amateur, and Professional riders are all eligible. (Running 5/22/19-10/27/19)
$40,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby: Fence 3'6" - 4' with 4'3" options.
The World Equestrian Center is grateful for the ongoing support of our generous sponsors: Antares Sellier, Buckeye Nutrition, CWD Sellier, Dietrich Insurance, Dover Saddlery, EquiFit, EquiJet, Equitex, Flexi Equine Tack Locker, Hagyard Pharmacy, Horse First, Osphos, Kentucky Performance Products, Perfect Products, Pyranha, Tribute Equine Nutrition, Vetoquinol and Voltaire Design.
About World Equestrian Center
Located in Wilmington, Ohio, the World Equestrian Center features more than 200,000 square feet of climate-controlled riding space, making it one of the largest indoor/outdoor equestrian sport venues in the world. The state of the art facility features premium footing, permanent stabling and onsite accommodations as well as 32 weeks of AA rated Hunter / Jumper competition.
Dedicated to offering great sport and good fun in a family friendly environment, the World Equestrian Center promises their exhibitors an experience built on three core values: Quality. Class. Distinction.
In 2021, the World Equestrian Center will debut a brand new location, providing world-class equestrian competition and equestrian-inspired country club living, all adjacent to the fabulous Golden Ocala Golf & Equestrian Club in Ocala, Florida.
RVs: The World Equestrian Center has many camping sites equipped with electric, water, and sewer for $175 per week or any portion thereof, you must reserve these on your entry form or stall reservation form. Please check in at the horse show office prior to parking your RV.
Entries: The entry closing date for mailed entries is received 7 days before the first day of the show, or the Monday before the show for online entries submitted at www.HorseShowing.com.
Live Streaming: Provided by ShowNet
Contact / Mailing During the Show
World Equestrian Center Horse Show Office 4095 SR 730 Wilmington, Ohio 45177
The World Equestrian Center is located one hour from Dayton, Columbus and Cincinnati airports. For driving directions visit www.wec.net.