Emanuel Andrade Named WEF Overall Jumper Rider for Second Year & Hollow Creek Farm Claims All Three Overall Jumper Titles
Wellington, Florida – For the second year in a row, Emanuel Andrade of Venezuela was named the Overall Jumper Rider, Andrea King was named the Overall Jumper Trainer, and Hollow Creek Farm was named the Overall Jumper Owner at the 2014 FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival (FTI WEF) in Wellington, Florida.
Wellington, Florida – 2008 Olympic Champion Eric Lamaze of Schomberg, ON, topped a star-studded international field to win the $50,000 WEF Challenge Cup Round XI on Thursday, March 20, at the FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, FL.
A total of 95 horses entered the International Arena in the hopes of becoming the victor, with 19 successfully negotiating the first round track set by course designer Olaf Petersen Jr. of Germany to advance to the jump-off.
On February 27, history will be made for Israel in the PBIEC’s International Arena in Wellington. Show jumpers Danielle Goldstein, Elad Yaniv, and Joshua Tabor make up the Israeli team that will compete in the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup for the first time ever. While teams from around the world come together in Florida to compete for the Cup and $75,000, the event marks an even bigger prize for Israel: A milestone in the country’s progression towards a competitive status in equestrian sports.
Following up on the successful debut of the Children's and Adult Amateur Jumper Regional Championships last year, USHJA is pleased to announce the venues and dates selected for 2014. Dates and locations of the 2014 Regional Championships are:
Victoria Colvin laid down the gauntlet as the first to go in the $100,000 WCHR Peter Wetherill Palm Beach Hunter Spectacular, held Saturday evening, February 15, under the lights of the International Arena at the FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival. And after 27 other competitors tackled the Steve Stephens-designed course, none could catch the 16-year-old defending champion aboard Betsee Parker's Ovation in the one-round competition.
Vancouver’s Tiffany Foster and Victor claimed victory in the $125,000 Ruby et Violette WEF Challenge Cup Round V – Section B held Thursday, February 6, at the FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, FL. Two weeks earlier, the pair enjoyed the exact same placing, winning the $34,000 Ruby et Violette WEF Challenge Cup Round III – Section B on January 23.
The Longines Global Champions Tour will touch down in some of the world’s greatest cities in 2014 - including Paris, Shanghai and London - launching the most spectacular season to date for the world’s premier show jumping series. This year, exciting new events will take place at the Eiffel Tower in Paris, in dynamic Shanghai, China and the diamond city of Antwerp, Belgium - with the London event staged at one of the city’s most famous landmarks, Horse Guards Parade Ground.
Neue Schule Ambassadors Candice King and Todd Minikus Among Top Finishers at $125,000 Trump Invitational Grand Prix
It may have only taken 36.85 seconds for Kent Farrington and Blue Angel to win their second consecutive $125,000 Trump Invitational Grand Prix, presented by Rolex, at Donald Trump's Florida estate, Mar-A-Lago, but it was not without two Neue Schule Bits Ambassadors – Candice King and Todd Minikus -- close behind.
Team Step By Step Teens Jump-Start Fundraising In Winning Way At 2014 ESP Holiday Festival Horse Shows
Top juniors champions, amateurs, and professionals including Stransky’s Mission Farm’s Daniela Stransky, Mario Gamboa, Hector Florentino and realtor Rodolfo A. Maya of Illustrated Properties jump started their efforts on behalf of Liliane Stransky’s Step by Step Foundation to guarantee a brighter future for children in the area by raising funds and gathering donations for local charities Harmony House, The Lord's Place, Iglesia Apostolica Fuente de Vida, and Children's Home Society of Miami.
HomeSafe announced that two-time Olympic Gold medalist McLain Ward and his wife Lauren as the new Co-Chairs for Jump for HomeSafe – set for Saturday, January 11 at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center in Wellington. Hannah Patten, an up-and-coming teenage equestrian, is the event’s Junior Chair.
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