Upperville Colt & Horse Show Acknowledges Generous Sponsors

Upperville, Va. – May 29, 2018 – Since its founding in 1853, the Upperville Colt & Horse Show (UCHS) has been highly regarded as a boutique attraction and a fixture on the schedules of Virginia locals as well as world-class equestrians and spectators. Set in the heart of horse country in idyllic Upperville, Va., this year’s show is presented by St. Bride’s Farm and will take place from June 4-10, 2018.
The UCHS is grateful for all of their incredible sponsors for their continued commitment and support. The numerous divisions and class offerings as well as the substantial prize money would not be possible without the generosity of the following gracious sponsors.

Wiseman & Associates, BOWA and Washington Fine Properties are the UCHS Welcome Stakes Presenting Sponsors. Wiseman & Associates has over 25 years of experiencing helping their clients grow, manage and develop their finances.

BOWA was established in 1988 to serve the Greater Washington, D.C. and Middleburg, Virginia areas in remodeling and renovating homes with a focus on superior construction quality.

Washington Fine Properties (Jim Thompson) specializes in representing the foremost properties in the nation’s capital region and Virginia countryside.

The Palm Beach Masters Series began in 2016 to deliver a thrilling equestrian competition at the highest level of the sport at the stunning Deeridge Farms in Wellington, Florida. The signature event of the three-part series, the Palm Beach Masters, is one of seven North American, east coast qualifiers for the Longines FEI World Cup.

David and Becky Gochman as well as their two daughters Sophie and Mimi are integral members of the equestrian community and always make sure to give back to the sport that they are so deeply vested into.

The Salamander Inn and Resort is a luxury destination set on 340 acres amidst the Blue Ridge Mountains in Middleburg, Virginia, which is known as horse and wine country. It offers exclusive amenities and stunning views.

The Blue Ridge Wildlife Center is dedicated to the rescue and conservation of Virginia’s native wildlife. Each year, the center rehabilitates more than 2,000 birds, mammals, reptiles, and amphibians.

Located in Marshall Virginia, Caliburn Farm is a privately-owned facility specializing in the breeding, training and showing of sport horses.

Hunt LTD. was founded by Gretchen Hunt as a contemporary fashion boutique dedicated to bringing timeless and sophisticated clothing, jewelry and accessories to women in the equestrian community.

Blade and Bow began with the founding of the legendary Stitzel-Weller Distillery in 1935, which is an icon in Louisville, Kentucky and home to the fathers of bourbon.

Established in 1999, Jet Linx Aviation offers customers the greatest experience in private jet travel with an emphasis on superior customer service.

The Excel Truck Group was founded in 1981 by Frank Ellett and boasts seven full-service facilities with locations in Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina. The company provides quality trucks, trailers, parts, and professional service to the community.

Valley Proteins, Inc. provides an invaluable service to global economies and the environment by setting the standard in creating valuable products from renewable resources.

King Construction, Inc. provides quality construction services for the retail, restaurant, banking, corporate and private developer market sectors.

GW and Wade LLC was established in 1986 to offer the best in wealth management services and has offices in Wellesley, Massachusetts and Palo Alto, California.

Markel Insurance is a holding company for insurance, reinsurance, and investment operations around the world. Get information on our structure, operations, leadership, history, financials, and more.

The Middleburg Bank was founded in 1924 in Loudoun County, Virginia and has served the financial needs of individuals, families and businesses over the course of its rich history.

Renaissance Farm was established in 2009 by Hatty and Charles Schiele. The beautiful 40-acre horse farm is located in Farmington, Minnesota. The full-time operation specializes in breeding and developing top-quality young horses, before introducing them to their next career in the show ring.

Oak View National Bank was established in 2009 by a group of highly-respected business people whose mission was to found a financial institution that would serve their community. Oak View National Bank is dedicated to providing top-notch customer experiences, quality products and a local commitment to providing quality banking services to all customers.

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