Wellington, FL – January 28, 2017 – Combinations intending to compete at the 2017 $100,000 Land Rover Wellington Eventing Showcase have been announced by event organizers, Equestrian Sport Productions (ESP). The highly anticipated event will take place on Friday, February 3, through Saturday, February 4, at The Equestrian Village, home of the Adequan® Global Dressage Festival at Palm Beach International Equestrian Center (PBIEC). The Equestrian Village is located at 13500 South Shore Boulevard.
The competition will feature some of the world’s most talented international event riders over the course of the two-day exhibition event. The dressage phase will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, February 3, while show jumping is set to start at 10:30 a.m. on February 4, ahead of cross-country, which will run in reverse order of standing at 1:00 p.m. on the derby field.
The Land Rover Wellington Eventing Showcase has increased the total purse each season, and the 2017 edition of competition will offer the most to date with $100,000.
Generous sponsors include: Land Rover, Rolex, Adequan®, and Ariat®.Riders entered in the $100,000 Land Rover Wellington Eventing Showcase can compete up to two horses in the competition and the confirmed horse and rider combinations are as follows:
Angela Bowles (USA) – Bliss III
Angela Bowles (USA) – Novelle
Jennie Brannigan (USA) – Cambalda
Jennie Brannigan (USA) – Catalina
Hannah Sue Burnett (USA) – Harbour Pilot
Hannah Sue Burnett (USA) – Under Suspection
Buck Davidson (USA) – Carlevo
Buck Davidson (USA) – Petite Flower
William Fox-Pitt (GBR) – Steady Eddie
Clayton Fredericks (AUS) – Houdini
Clayton Fredericks (AUS) – Foreign Affair
Savannah Fulton (USA) – Captain Jack
Liz Halliday-Sharp (USA) – Fernhill By Night
Liz Halliday-Sharp (USA) -Deniro Z
Dan Jocelyn (NZL) – Cruising Guy
Dan Jocelyn (NZL) – Dukes UP
Sara Kozumplik-Murphy (USA) – Ruben D’Yseiux
Marilyn Little (USA) – RF Demeter
Marilyn Little (USA) – RF Scandalous
Kylie Lyman (USA) – Lup the Loop
Kylie Lyman (USA) – Da Vinci Code
Boyd Martin (USA) – Long Island T
Boyd Martin (USA) – Welcome Shadow
Joe Meyer (NZL) – Clip Clop
Doug Payne (USA) – Lysander
Doug Payne (USA) – Vandiver
Holly Payne-Caravella (USA) – Never Outfoxed
Colleen Rutledge (USA) – Escot 6
Kim Severson (USA) – Cooley Cross Border
Allison Springer (USA) – Arthur
Erin Sylvester (USA) – Mettraise
Erin Sylvester (USA) – Paddy the Caddy
Mark Todd (NZL) – Devil Munchkin
Mark Todd (NZL) – L’Alazane
Elisa Wallace (USA) – Simply Priceless
Ryan Wood (AUS) – Fernhill Classic
Ryan Wood (AUS) – Powell
Hospitality packages for the event are currently available and can be reserved by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org. To view the hospitality packages for the 2017 $100,000 Land Rover Wellington Eventing Showcase please click here.
For more information on the 2017 $100,000 Land Rover Wellington Eventing Showcase, please visit www.pbiec.com.
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