The USEF director of Athletic Services Lisa Lopez has announced the Definite entries for the USA in the CDI 5* Exquis World Dressage Masters to be held January 28, 2009 at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center.
The WDM has been created so the world's top dressage riders can compete in the Grand Prix to qualify for the Grand Prix Special or the Grand Prix Freestyle for €100,000 (US$144,000) in total prize money at the spectacular PBIEC, a permanent showcase of the finest equestrian sports.Twenty riders and horses invited from around the world will compete in the Grand Prix during the day on Thursday Jan. 29 for a purse of €10,000 (US$14,400). The Grand Prix will be held in the International Arena with its newly constructed spectator areas. There is no charge for admission to the Grand Prix. The complete schedule of rides will be announced when it is available. For ticket information visit PBIEC INFORMATION & TICKETS: Order On Line www.equestriansport.com 561/793-5867. See who's coming to Florida!