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Media Alert – Press Credentials For 2009 Syracuse Invitational Sporthorse Tournament Featuring The 126th National Horse Show

Written by: Jennifer Wood
Client: National Horse Show
Release Date: 2009-10-14

Syracuse, NY - October 14, 2009 - Press credentials will be available to members of the media who will be reporting on the 2009 Syracuse Invitational Sporthorse Tournament featuring The 126th National Horse Show. The show will be held October 28 through November 1 and welcomes top-ranked equestrians from across the U.S. and from around the world to compete in the War Memorial at the Oncenter Complex. Besides the highest level of competition, competitors and spectators alike will enjoy shopping, entertainment and dining and with the rich history and tradition of the National Horse Show.

Media interested in covering the Syracuse Invitational and the 126th National Horse Show can apply for accreditation by filling out the accreditation form at this link or by visiting the Syracuse Invitational Press page.

Completed forms must be returned to by fax or e-mail at Attn: Jeff Johnston, Media Relations, or fax: 607-753-0840.

Your outlet is not limited to the number of credentials for writers, editors, or camera people, but we do request credentials be faxed in by October 26, 2009. Requests beyond that date will be issued credentials but those contacts may miss important information or advisories.

Stringers and freelancers are encouraged, and the press room will again be available for your private use. Complete information about local accommodations, stabling and shipping schedules are available at Remember to book your hotels early.

If you have special needs, requests or questions please contact:
Jeff Johnston

Plans for a great 2009 Tournament are in the works. Highlights include:

The 126th National Horse Show

$100,000 Budweiser World Cup Qualifier of Syracuse

$50,000 Animal Planet Sporthorse Cup

$60,000 Spy Coast Farm High Junior/ High Amateur-Owner Jumper Championship and Cavalor Show Jumping Hall of Fame Jumper Classic Series Championship

The National Horse Show ASPCA Maclay National Championship

National Equitation Year-End Rider and Trainer Awards and announcement of the 2010 George H. Morris Horsemastership Training Session riders

As tradition at Syracuse, there will be a host of educational and local community involvement events scheduled throughout the week. A full slate of free and ticketed clinics will be featured throughout the week at the Equestrian Expo in the convention center. Topics include: getting the most from your pastures; what you really need to know about feeds; equine massage; harnessing the power of positive reinforcement; and judging the hunter seat horse. New this year is the I Love NY Horses Art Show and Contest as well as the Syracuse Invitational Horseman’s College. Visit for a full listing of details.

The Syracuse Invitational Sporthorse Tournament is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization that benefits Cornell University Equine Hospital and Vera House.

For a full list of events and updates to the schedules visit

For more information on the 126th National Horse Show, please visit


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