Tampa - February 10, 2014 - The prize list for the 2014 Tampa Equestrian Series is now available online by visiting www.stadiumjumping.com. Stadium Jumping, Inc., one of the nation's leading horse show production companies, will be hosting the two week equestrian event at the Bob Thomas Equestrian Center at the Florida State Fairgrounds in Tampa, FL. New for 2014, the 42nd Annual $200,000 American Invitational presented by G & C Farm, will be held under the lights at Sun Life Stadium on April 5, 2014. The world's top equestrians will come together for Tampa Equestrian Series' two weeks of competition, held from March 26 - April 5, 2015, to vie for the winning titles at this prestigious event.
The Tampa Equestrian Series will kick-off its two weeks of competition with the Tampa Bay Classic, which is scheduled for March 26-30, 2014. It will include the $25,000 Tampa Bay Welcome Stake on Friday, March 28, the $35,000 Grand Prix of Tampa on Sunday, March 30, and the $3,500 USHJA National Hunter Derby. Premier hunters will also be featured with divisions for professionals, juniors, and amateur-owners.
The Tournament of Champions is next, and will be held April 1-5, 2014, featuring a full array of hunter, jumper and equitation events. The 42nd $200,000 American Invitational, presented by G&C Farm, which will take place on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at Miami's Sun Life Stadium. America's "Super Bowl of Show Jumping," is a historic event, which brings together the top horse and rider combinations in the world. Invitations for the event are extended to the top thirty equestrians on the USEF National Computer Ranking List, plus past and present Olympians and other top invitees.
Annually, this event showcases exhilarating equine power, amazing speed and agility, and equestrian excellence at the home of the NFL's Miami Dolphins. The day is filled with extraordinary entertainment and activities for the entire family to enjoy.
Tickets for the Saturday night spectacular are on sale Tuesday, online at: TicketMaster.com Ticket prices are $29 for Children and Adults and $24 for Seniors 55 & Older. Group Tickets are $24 each for 10 or more persons.
For more information on Stadium Jumping, Inc. and the 2014 Tampa Equestrian Series please call (941) 744-5465 or please visit www.stadiumjumping.com.
The Tampa Equestrian Series and The 42nd Annual $200,000 American Invitational Fast Facts
WHAT: Two-week hunter/jumper horse show circuit produced by Stadium Jumping, Inc. and the 42nd Annual $200,000 American Invitational presented by G&C Farm, which features the world's best equestrian athletes. Information is available online at www.stadiumjumping.com.
Tampa Equestrian Series:
Bob Thomas Equestrian Center at the Florida State Fairgrounds
4800 North US Highway 301
Tampa, FL 33680
The 42nd Annual $200,000 American Invitational:
Sun Life Stadium
347 Don Shula Drive
Miami Gardens, FL 33056
Daily 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tampa Classic - March 26 - 30, 2014
Tournament of Champions - April 1 -5, 2014
The 42nd Annual $200,000 American Invitational CSI 3* - April 5, 2014, 7 p.m.
Friday, March 28: $25,000 Tampa Bay Welcome Stake
Friday March 28: $3,500 USHJA National Hunter Derby
Sunday, March, 30: $35,000 Grand Prix of Tampa
Saturday, April 5, 7 p.m.: 42nd Annual $200,000 American Invitational CSI 3* presented by G&C Farm.
American Invitational Highlights:
To kick off the evening activities, the public is invited to participate in the traditional American invitational course walk. This is an opportunity for spectators to marvel at the size and breadth of the jumps the athletes will navigate their horses over.
Sponsorship and Tickets:
Corporate and individual sponsors may participate at any level. Ticket are $24 - $29. Senior citizens, active duty members, and group discounts are available. For more information on sponsorship levels or to purchase tickets, please call 1.800.237.8924.