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Save the date for The Ridge at Wellington's 1.40m Grand Prix Invitational

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The Ridge at Wellington’s 1.40m Grand Prix Invitational Series Heads Back to Mida for its Final Week

Written by: Arianna Delin
Client: The Ridge Farm http://www.theridgefarm.com
Release Date: 2013-03-12

Wellington, FL- March 12,2013- This Friday marks the final week of The Ridge at Wellington’s 1.40m Grand Prix Invitational Series. Stakes are at an ultimate high as riders compete for the top prize of Leading Rider. The event has been a highlight of the equestrian season, with top professionals and amateurs alike attending the weekly event. Last week saw an increase in participants, challenging their young horses and enjoying the grass field at Mida Farm.

For the final week of the series, the event will be return Tops Field at Mida Farm. This is the last time for riders to show off their skills, challenge their mounts and experience the series for this season. Currently, the Leading Rider is Andres Rodriguez, holding onto a tight lead. Other competitors, such as McLain Ward, Darragh Kenny and Sarah Segal, are guaranteed to be putting forth their best efforts at this week’s event to snatch away the title.

This is the only series that offers a weekly purse of $15,000 for Level II Jumpers, an unparalleled amount for a 1.40m competition. The series culminates with the Ridge at Wellington 1.40m Invitational Series Finale March 23, 2013. The purse at stake on that Saturday is $24,750—an unprecedented prize at the Level II Jumpers.

Although the finale is open to all Level II riders, it is recommended that riders take their turn at the course on Friday, March 15, at The Ridge at Wellington. The Friday event will run from 8 am to 5 pm. Riders are encouraged to get their entries in as soon as possible for the approaching Friday Grand Prix. Turning in entries early will ensure that they get the time that they desire.

Entries are available at www.theridgefarm.com.

THE RIDGE AT WELLINGTON HORSE SHOW SERIES FAST FACTS

Events:
The Ridge at Wellington offers Equitation Shows every Tuesday of the month from
January - March 2013. There will also be a series of schooling shows at the Ridge
at Wellington for all experience levels. New to the Ridge at Wellington is their
 all-new 1.40m Invitational Series.

What:
The Ridge at Wellington will feature the first annual 2013 Grand Prix Invitational
Series for Level 2 Jumpers.

Where:
Mida Farm
13801 40th St South
Wellington, FL 33414
Barn & Show Phone 561-791-1471 | Barn Fax 561-791-1543

Hours:
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily

Information:
Before Show - (561) 791-1471, Email: RidgeShows@aol.com
During Show - Telephone: (561) 791-1471, Fax: (561) 791-1543
Website: www.TheRidgeFarm.com.

Management:
Nona Garson
14415 Palm Beach Point Blvd. East
Wellington, FL, 33414
(561) 791-1471 (show office)
(908) 839-3859 (show cell)
(561) 791-1543 (show fax)
Email:  RidgeShows@aol.com

 

 

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