The fastest Florida Horse Park event on wheels! The Sunshine State Combined Driving Event begins Thursday at 8:30 a.m. and continues through Sunday. Three phases of competition including dressage, cones and marathon to be featured. Drivers from across the country come to the Ocala area to train and compete for the winter. International trainers, drivers, and horses know that Florida is the best winter training region in the country for this world class sport. Prepairing for the selection process for the 2015 World Pony Driving Championships, some of the country's top pony and driver teams begin their quest to represent the USA in September in the Netherlands. Competitive teams include a variety of driver and horse combinations from training to advanced. See if you can pick out the Americans to represent our State, country and team on the International podium. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information call the Florida Horse Park at (352) 307-6699 or visit the website at www.flhorsepark.com.