North Salem, NY - Tickets are now for sale online for the Saturday and Sunday events of the2013 American Gold Cup CSI4*-W to be held at scenic Old Salem Farm in North Salem, NY. Ticket prices are $15 for adults, $10 for children 12 years of age and under (children under 3 get in free) and $10 for seniors (over 65). Wednesday through Friday the American Gold Cup competition is free to the public. For tickets go to: www.theamericangoldcup.com.
On Saturday, the gates open at 8 a.m. for events that begin at 8 a.m. sharp. The Saturday featured event is the $50,000 Hermes Jumper Classic at 2 p.m. in the Grand Prix Ring.
The gates open at 11 a.m. on Sunday. Many family activities are planned on Sunday, including face painting and pony rides. The hugely popular JustWorld Horseless Horse Show begins at noon.
On Saturday and Sunday, the work of Roberto Dutesco will be on exhibit at the American Gold Cup. Dutesco's collection, The Wild Horses of Sable Island, is one of the longest running photography exhibitions in New York City. The haunting and beautiful photographs chronicle the lives of 400 feral horses on an island over 100 miles off the coast of Nova Scotia.
Click here for more information about Robert Dutesco and The Wild Horses of Sable Island.
Not-to-be-missed, is the main event which gets underway on Sunday at 2 p.m.- the $200,000 American Gold Cup Grand Prix CSI4*-W presented by Suncast. Find your seat early for some of our country's very best in exciting outdoor international show jumping competition.
To enjoy the American Gold Cup in grand style, book your VIP table in the Jockey Club today. Take pleasure in full-service catered gourmet cuisine and beverages with the best view of the Grand Prix Ring.
Click here to reserve your table in the Jockey Club
New this year, reserve a luxury suite for parties of 10 or more and enjoy the American Gold Cup in grand style. Contact Matt Morrissey for details and reservations at email@example.com
About the American Gold Cup
The American Gold Cup show will feature a full array of jumper classes, including sections for Children and Adult Jumpers, Low and High Junior/Amateur Jumpers, plus Young Jumpers and Open Jumpers. New this year, the Zone 2 ASPCA Maclay Regional Championships will be held on Saturday in the Old Salem Farm indoor arena. The featured event, the coveted $200,000 American Gold Cup, Presented by Suncast, will be held on Sunday, September 15, 2013, and broadcast on NBC Sports Network the following Sunday, September 22, 2013, at 4:30 p.m. EST.
Old Salem Farm, located an hour north of New York City, boasts a state-of-the-art stabling facility, an historic pristine grass Grand Prix field and outstanding competition and schooling arenas, all of which are surrounded by one of the world's most quaint and picturesque competition venue settings. For the past two years, the Old Salem Farm competitions have been recognized by the North American Riders Group (NARG) on their NARG Top 25 List. For more information on Old Salem Farm, including its year-long competition schedule, prize lists, clinics, boarding, lessons and training, visit www.oldsalemfarm.net.
43rd Annual American Gold Cup Fast Facts
What: The $200,000 American Gold Cup, Presented by Suncast, an FEI World Cup Qualifying Competition CSI4*-W
When: September 11-15, 2013
Where: Old Salem Farm, 190 June Road, North Salem, NY
Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Wednesday - Saturday with the ASPCA Regional Championships on Saturday afternoon
Sunday: Gates open at 11 a.m. with family activities with the The $200,000 American Gold Cup, Presented by Suncast, an FEI World Cup Qualifying Competition CSI4*-W at 2 p.m.
Prize List and Entries: Click here to download your copy of the prize list. Go to www.stadiumjumping.com and www.TheAmericanGoldCup.com for the schedule, entry form and Region 2 East ASPCA/NHSAA Maclay Regional Championship information and entry form.
Facility: Old Salem Farm is New York State's Westchester County's premier equestrian facility, offering 26 annual competitions, boarding, top-level training and sales. It offers state-of-the-art facilities surrounded by 120 gorgeous acres.
Stalls are 10 x 10 and housed under canvas. The FEI stalls are 10 x 12 and stabling area will be secured by fencing with 24/7 security. FEI horses will be scheduled to school separately from non-FEI horses. Schedules will be posted and riders will be given notification of times during the horse inspection.
Parking: Available on the grounds
Directions: From Interstate 84 or Interstate 287: Take Interstate 684 to exit 8 (Hardscrabble Road), turn right. Old Salem Farm is on the right.
Before Show - before 9/6/13 (941) 744-5465, (800) 237-8924
During Show - (914) 669-5610 ext 201
Stable Office - (941) 744-5465
Prize List Advertising - (941) 744-5465
Trade Fair - Matt Morrissey (941) 915-3457
Website - http://www.theamericangoldcup.com/
Televised Broadcast: The 2013 American Gold Cup, Presented by Suncast will be broadcast on NBC Sports Sunday, September 22 at 4:30 p.m. EST.
Weekdays: Admission is free to the public
Saturday and Sunday: Admission is $15 per person, $10 per child 4-12 years and seniors 65+, children 3 and under are free.
Gates open at:
Wednesday - Saturday: 8 a.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m.
Tickets are available at the gate and online at www.theamericangoldcup.com
Jockey Club - The Jockey Club offers full service gourmet cuisine and beverages for tables of six and eight. Click here to reserve your Jockey Club table. New this year, The American Gold Cup is adding luxury suites for parties of 10 or more on the second floor of the Jockey Club. For more information and to reserve your American Gold Cup luxury suite, contact Matt Morrissey at: firstname.lastname@example.org.