MEDIA ALERT: Credentials Now Available for 2018 Great Lakes Equestrian Festival

Media credential applications for the 2018 Great Lakes Equestrian Festival are now being accepted! (Photo: Taylor Rains/Phelps Media Group)

Media credential applications for the 2018 Great Lakes Equestrian Festival are now being accepted! (Photo: Taylor Rains/Phelps Media Group)

Traverse City, Mich. – June 18, 2018 – Organizers of the Great Lakes Equestrian Festival, to be held at scenic Flintfields Horse Park, are pleased to officially be accepting applications for media credentials for the 2018 circuit. This year’s event will feature six consecutive weeks of world-class hunter, jumper and equitation competition from July 4–Aug. 12.

Weeks III–VI will be FEI-rated competitions, featuring CSI2* and CSI3* grand prix events with some of the world’s top international horses and athletes competing, concluding with the highly anticipated $100,000 Grand Prix of Traverse City CSI3* on Sunday, Aug. 12. With weekly derby competitions, the 2018 GLEF will also feature World Champion Hunter Rider (WCHR) week (Week II) in the Grand Prix Ring and a $25,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby during Week IV.

Any members of the media wishing to cover this action-packed event must apply and be approved for credentials.

Applying for media credentials is simple. Visit the following web address at the button below and fill out the form completely. Once finished, click submit and you will be notified shortly as to whether your request has been accepted or denied.

Apply for GLEF Media Credentials

All credential requests will be confirmed by email upon receipt of application. Directions and other event information can be found here. The Great Lakes Equestrian Festival will do its best to accommodate any additional or late requests and thanks you for your interest in covering this year’s event!