Two full days of educational seminars, meetings, demonstrations, and a trade fair with 30 organizations and businesses that support second careers for Thoroughbreds. Participating will be 26 trainers from 15 states in 10 equestrian disciplines who will demonstrate what their Thoroughbred horses are doing in their post-racing careers.
Retired Racehorse Training Project's Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium
Grand Prix rider Hillary Simpson and her 10-year-old Thoroughbred gelding, Arkansas
Saturday, October 5
(Event runs Sat-Sun, October 5-6)
Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, MD
Show jumping will be represented by Arkansas and Hillary Simpson on Saturday, October 5. Their schedule is as follows:
11:00 a.m. - Simpson will participate on a Trainers Panel in the Triple Crown Room with Show Jumping Hall of Famer Rodney Jenkins and Eventing rider/trainer Cathy Wieschoff.
1:30 p.m. - Simpson and Arkansas will do a show jumping demonstration over a modified course on Pimlico's famed race track in a performance entitled: "America's Best Off the Track Thoroughbred: Arkansas and Hillary Simpson."
7:00 p.m. - Simpson will be part of Saturday evening's Thoroughbred Storytelling at a gala celebration in the Pimlico Hall of Fame Room.