From Hunters and Jumpers... to Dressage and Polo
Equestrian Marketing, Public Relations and Event Management

Facebook   Twitter   Pinterist
Equestrian Photography
Join our Mailing List
Powered by ConstantContact

Phelps Media Group is a public relations and marketing firm dedicated to the promotion and success of the equestrian industry.

Press Release


SI NHS logo

Click on the above photos for details and a high resolution version.

Photographs may be used free of charge only in relation to the PMG press releases they pertain to.

Tickets for 7th Annual Syracuse Invitational Sporthorse Tournament Now On Sale

Written by: Phelps Media Group, Inc.
Client: National Horse Show
Release Date: 2009-09-01

Syracuse, NY - September 1, 2009 – Tickets for the 7th Annual Syracuse Invitational Sporthorse Tournament featuring the 126th National Horse Show are now on sale to the public and available at the Oncenter Box Office in Syracuse, New York and through Ticketmaster. Dates for this year’s five day event are October 28 – November 1 at the War Memorial and Oncenter Complex.

One of the nation’s premier international equestrian events, the Syracuse Invitational features top-ranked riders from around the world competing for $400,000 in total prize money and World Cup qualifying points. This year also marks the second year that the Syracuse Invitational will host the National Horse Show, adding to the depth of competition and excitement.

There are many free events open to the public that do not require ticketing. For times and dates of those events, please visit

2009 Schedule of Ticketed Performances:

Wednesday, October 28, 2009
7 p.m. – “How It’s Done – Dressage and Jumping with George Morris, Ian Millar and Courtney King-Dye,” presented by Practical Horseman Magazine.

Thursday, October 29, 2009
7 p.m. -- 1. The Pasmore Stables Horseman’s Cup
2. The Atlas Fence Challenge

Friday, October 30, 2009
7 p.m. -- 1. The Syracuse Corporate Challenge
2. The CN Gambler’s Choice

Saturday, October 31, 2009
2 p.m. 1. TK99 Speed Derby
2. Empire Tractor Ride and Drive
3. National Horse Show ASPCA Maclay Championship
7 p.m. FEI Budweiser World Cup Qualifier

Sunday, November 1, 2009
2 p.m. The Animal Planet Cup

Ticket information: Tickets for featured Tournament competitions (Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 7 PM; Saturday at 2PM and at 7PM; and Sunday at 2PM) range from $10.00 to $25.00 and are available through Ticketmaster ( and the Oncenter Box Office (315-435-2121). Competitions not listed above as ticketed are free.

In addition to the competition in the arena, the Tournament offers a FREE Equestrian Expo with shopping, dining, exhibits, children’s activities, live entertainment, and a host of educational demonstrations and lectures.

Contact: Jeff Johnston


About the Syracuse Invitational Sporthorse Tournament: Each fall, the Syracuse Invitational Sporthorse Tournament welcomes the top-ranked equestrians from across the US and the world to downtown Syracuse to compete at the War Memorial Arena in the Oncenter Complex. The event features a full slate of high-level competition, entertainment, shopping and exhibitions and runs October 28 to November 1, 2009. A 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization, the Syracuse Invitational benefits Cornell University Equine Hospital and the Vera House.


Home | What We Do | Our Clients | Releases | Meet the PMG Staff | Contact Us
Photo Gallery | Featured Articles | RSS |

© 2020 Phelps Media Group, Inc.
12012 South Shore Blvd., Suite 201, Wellington, FL 33414

All photography may only be used in conjunction with a related press release.

We do not sell our email lists or share our lists with other companies or individuals.