Zionsville, IN – July 12, 2012 – The Traders Point Hunt Charity Horse Show (TPHCHS) brings the best of the hunter and jumper disciplines together for their weeklong show. Set in the country on a 250-acre facility, TPHCHS will offer the top classes for riders of all experience levels from August 7–12, 2012. The hunter highlights are an opportunity for riders from across the nation to showcase their talented mounts at a show where they can relax and enjoy the surroundings while competing against the best in the business. Their hunter highlights will feature some of the top riders from across the nation, as they vie for the esteemed championship honors.
As a member of the USHJA World Championship Hunter Rider Program, TPHCHS offers top hunter classes that will help riders earn points toward year-end awards. The main hunter highlight of TPHCHS is the long-awaited $15,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby. The event will count as a qualifying event for the $100,000 2013 USHJA International Hunter Derby Finals.
There will also be an array of classes for Junior riders, including equitation classes and hunter classics. Junior riders will have the opportunity to prepare for the $1,000 Junior Hunter Classic with numerous classes available for both Large and Small Junior Hunters. The Junior classes will run from Aug. 9-10, 2012.
The ASPCA Maclay Horsemanship class, also known as the “proving ground of champions,” is sure to see talented riders go neck-and-neck for the first place awards and qualifying points for the upcoming Regional Finals. Riders will also have the opportunity to compete in the Pessoa USEF Hunter Seat Medal, having the opportunity to earn points in the last couple of weeks leading up to the end of the qualifying period. The final equitation class available for the horse and rider combinations is the IHJA Junior Medal in which riders will compete against the best completing a first round course over fences, as well as preparing to enter the ring for a test to be decided by the judges.
Adult Amateur competitors will be able to showcase their skills in the IHJA Adult Medal, as well as the USEF Adult Medal. They will also strive to ride to the top in the Ariat National Adult Medal. All of the classes will help the riders prepare for the $1,000 NAL/WIHS Adult Amateur Classic, which will be held on Friday, Aug. 10.
The children and pony divisions will also offer great hunter and equitation opportunities. The Children’s Hunter divisions will include highlight classes such as the IHJA Children’s Medal, as well as the $1,000 NAL/WIHS Children’s Hunter Classic. The pony riders will have the opportunity to impress the judges during the IHJA Pony Medal and the Equisport US Pony Medal. These points will help the riders qualify for the 2013 US Pony Finals held in Lexington, KY.
The Traders Point Hunt Charity Horse Show and Country Fair is held on the beautiful 250-acre grounds of Wild Air Farms in Zionsville, IN. The show offers top prize money with two Grand Prix events and a USHJA International Hunter Derby. Exhibitors at Traders Point enjoy fun family activities and events while participating in a competitive, high-quality show.
Traders Point Hunt Charity Horse Show and Country Fair Fast Facts:
Event: The Traders Point Hunt Charity Horse Show and Country Fair is pleased to announce their 35th benefit horse show and country fair in Zionsville, IN. The location makes for a relaxing and fun show experience. Competitors are welcome to enjoy the horse trails on the property.
Highlights: The Traders Point Hunt Charity Horse Show has a Jumper 5 star rating and is Hunter rated AA. And WCHR Member Event Featuring:
• $60,000 Grand Prix of Indianapolis
• $30,000 Russell Fortune Jr. Memorial Grand Prix
• $15,000 Junior Amateur Classic
• $15,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby
• $1,000 Adult Hunter Classic
• $1,000 Children’s Hunter Classic
• USHJA Zone 5 Jumper Championships
• Paws to Applause Dog Show
• Exhibitors Luncheon
• Ladies Luncheon
• Exhibitors Ringside Party
• Riley Children's Foundation Kid's Day and Country Fair
For general inquiries please contact:
Debra Jaramillo at 317-205-5827 or TPHCHS@aol.com
For more information, please contact:
Stabling Office 317-873-5552 (During Show Dates)
Show office 317-873-3418 (During Show Dates)
Address: P.O. Box 402 Zionsville, In 46077
Patron Tables- Includes free admission to the horse show for the week, a parking pass, a bottle of champagne, a table of six for the duration of the show with great seats for $30,000. Marty and Russell Fortune Jr. Memorial Grand Prix on Friday, August 10th at 5:00 and the $60,000 Grand Prix of Indianapolis at noon on Sunday, August 12th
Patron Tables: $500
Ladies Luncheon- Thursday, August 9th Lunch served ringside.
Tickets: $45 per person
USHJA International Hunter Derby- Saturday, Aug 11th starts at noon
Tickets: $45 per person. Includes dinner ringside plus beer and wine.
Frenzel Family Charitable Lead Trust
Mr. and Mrs. Russell Fortune, III
Stone Creek Dining Company
The Sylvester Johnson, Jr., Family
BKD Wealth Advisors, LLC
Cummins Crosspoint, LLC
N.K. Hurst Company
Baumgardt Family Foundation
Indianapolis Land Rover, a Member of the Tom Wood Automotive Group
Bannockburn Farm, LLC
Burrus & Burrus Attorneys
Ernst & Young
Fox and Hound English Pub & Grille
Jackson Oil Company
Merrill Lynch –Thomas J. Buck
Sexton M & J Management
Tanners Creek Farm
Woodard Family Foundation
Altum’s Horticultural Center & Gardens
Bill Estes Chevrolet and Ford
Good Impressions Printing Company
Indianapolis Mounted Police
Reynolds Farm Equipment
The Snider Group
Zionsville Times Sentinel
By supporting the Traders Point Hunt Charity Horse Show, you are helping to bring hope and healing to children from every county in Indiana. The Riley Children’s Foundation honors its mission – to improve the health and well being of Indiana’s children – through Riley Hospital for Children, Camp Riley for Youth with Physical Disabilities, and the historic James Whitcomb Riley Museum Home. To learn how you can do more to help Indiana’s most seriously ill and injured children, visit http://www.RileyKids.org
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