Palm Beach Dressage Derby Taking Reservations for Benefit USDF Luncheon

The organizers of the Palm Beach Dressage Derby, CDI 3*/Y, have announced exciting plans for all three days of the event scheduled for March 4 through 6, 2005. There will be plenty of entertainment beginning with the Markel/Phelps-Hathaway Inspection Reception during the Horse Inspection Thursday, to an Olympic judge providing commentary during competition, to the performances of fabulous Spanish stallions of the Medieval Times from Kissimmee, Florida. Sunday's Benefit Luncheon hopes to raise money for the Capital Campaign for the "USDF National Education Center, which plans to break ground in Lexington, Kentucky in June.

International “O” Judge, Axel Steiner, will be providing expert commentary on the FEI rides during the CDI competition. Headsets will be available for rent on Friday and Saturday, so you can hear his comments. For those who listened to Steiner’s commentary during the Olympic Selection Trials in 2004, you know his commentary is both entertaining as well as educational.

For supporters of the Capital Campaign for the "USDF National Education Center" Luncheon to be held Sunday, complimentary head sets will be provided to hear Axel Steiner’s expert commentary during the competition rides of the day.


Capital Campaign for the "USDF National Education Center" Benefit Brunch on Sunday March 6

On Sunday, March 6, the ever popular Derby Brunch, in the Grand Prix tent at the foot of the International Arena, will be for the purpose of supporting the United States Dressage Federation’s Capital Campaign to raise funds for the construction of USDF National Education Center in Lexington, Kentucky.The USDF has plans to break ground for their new building and Hall of Fame in June of 2005, which requires a huge amount of funding to make sure they reach their goal.

Enjoy a gourmet luncheon while watching exciting entertainment provided by the fabulous Spanish stallions of the Medieval Times from Kissimmee, Florida, as well as the popular PhelpsPhotos Leadline Class. To hear Axel Steiner’s expert commentary during the competition rides of the day, complimentary head sets will be provided for your pleasure. The exciting Grand Prix Freestyles will follow the luncheon.

Seating will be limited to only twenty tables for a total of 160 people. Prices for front row seating are $175 per person or $1,400 for a table of eight. Second row seating is available at $150 per person or $1,200 for a table of eight. Enjoy a gourmet luncheon while watching exciting entertainment provided by the fabulous Spanish stallions of the Medieval Times from Kissimmee, Florida. To hear Axel Steiner’s expert commentary during the competition rides of the day, complimentary head sets will be provided for your pleasure. The exciting Grand Prix Freestyles will follow the luncheon.

For further information, please call 561-955-9116 or email to pbderby@aol.com.
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