Updated: Dec 4, 2020
DECEMBER 4, 2019
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Series highlights include six Grand Prix including four with $50,000 prize money. Also included are the New England Hunter Jumper Association (NEHJA) Finals and Massachusetts Hunter Jumper (MHJ) Medal Finals. Series details include:
Fieldstone Spring Festival: May 6-10 and May 13-17 The Fieldstone Spring Festival will host two weeks of USEF nationally-rated competition where elegant hunters, jumpers and ponies take center stage. Each week will feature a $24,000 Grand Prix.
Plymouth Rock Hunter Jumper: June 17-21 and June 24-28 The Plymouth Rock Hunter Jumper Show will host two weeks of FEI 2* rated competition! Each week will see world-class horses and riders competing in a $10,000 Welcome Stake and $50,000 Grand Prix. Brazil’s Anderson Lima, a FEI 3* Course Designer, will be setting the courses during week one. Lima has created the courses at some of the biggest events in the world, including the Pan American Games, World Cup competitions, Spruce Meadows, Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC), and the Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF). Bernardo Cabral of Portugal, a FEI 4* Course Designer, will be the Course Designer during week two. Cabral has designed courses at some of the biggest competitions around the world including events in Dubai, Great Britain, Belgium, Poland, Saudi Arabia, Canada, Spain and Portugal. Tom Hern and Doug Russell will design the Hunter courses.
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Fieldstone Summer Showcase & NEHJA Derby Finals: August 12-16 and August 18-22 The first week of the Fieldstone Summer Showcase is also FEI2* rated and is highlighted by a $50,000 Grand Prix! FEI 3* Course Designer Ken Krome of the U.S. will set the courses the first week. Krome has been designing grand prix courses for over 20 years and has built courses at the Washington International Horse Show, WEF, Royal Winter Fair, Pennsylvania National Horse Show and more. In 2010, Ken was the recipient of the WCHR Hunter Course Designer’s Trophy for dedication and lifetime commitment to hunter course designing.
Week two is a USEF nationally rated show and features a $50,000 Grand Prix and the New England Hunter Jumper Association (NEHJA) Finals. Anthony D’Ambrosio of the U.S. will be the Course Designer during week two. A former grand prix winner and two-time Puissance world record holder, D’Ambrosio is a FEI 4* Course Designer who has created tests at some of the biggest events in the world including the 2009 and 2015 FEI World Cup™ Finals in Las Vegas. During week two show there will also be a USHJA Course Designer Forum featuring D’Ambrosio, who received the USHJA Course Designer of the Year Award in 2008 and 2010.
The Massachusetts Hunter Jumper (MHJ) Medal Finals will be held August 23, wrapping up the season’s competition at Fieldstone. Hundreds of riders will come from all over the state to vie for championships titles in seven divisions including: Short Stirrup Medal Final, Mini Medal Final, Adult Mini-Medal Final, Children’s Pony Medal Final, Children’s Horse Medal Final, Junior Medal Final and the Adult Medal Finals.
About Fieldstone Show Park
Fieldstone Show Park is the premier equestrian show facility in the Northeast. The magnificent venue has beautifully manicured grounds, five all-weather GGT hybrid/felt competition arenas, an all-grass Grand Prix Field with natural features, new VIP and spectator areas, as well as new ring layout and vendor areas.
Fieldstone welcomes everyone to enjoy the excitement. The events are fun for the whole family, with a dog puissance and agility showcase and a weekly BBQ blowout. Located at 21 Plymouth Street, Rte. 106 in Halifax, MA, Fieldstone is conveniently located just 28 miles south of Boston, 9 miles from historic downtown Plymouth, MA, and 25 miles from Cape Cod. There is on-site parking throughout the week.
Further information about Fieldstone Show Park and its 2020 Show Series is available online at www.fieldstoneshowpark.com.
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