Country Heir Announces $9000 in Performance Hunters

Tuesday, March 22, 2011
Posted by Phelps Media Group

Lexington, KY - March 21, 2011 - The Country Heir Horse Show is pleased to announce it's 2011 show dates of June 8-12 and June 15-19, 2011.  The even features two great weeks of AA Hunters and Level 4 Jumpers. This year, the show's prize money has increased to $342,000. World-renowned course designer Steve Stephens has joined the staff for Country Heir I and II at the beautiful Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY.  A copy of the Prize List is now available online at
The highlight events for 2011 include...
  • $25,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby
  • $10,000 USHJA National Hunter Classic
  • $5000 each week for the High Performance Hunters
  • $2500 each week to the Performance Hunter 3'6"-3'9"
  • $1500 each week to the Performance Hunter 3'3"
  • Prize Money to Children's and Adult Hunters including a $5000 Classic
  • $10,000 and $15,000 Welcome Prix classes
  • $40,000 and $50,000 Grand Prix classes
  • Multiple Hunter and Jumper Classics
  • No Jumper Nomination fee for Young Jumper classes
  • Multiple Exhibitor Parties including Sunday Morning Brunches and Derby Dinner with Entertainment
And of course it wouldn't be Country Heir without the Donkey Races and Party!!

Prize Lists will be mailed soon to those that participated in the last two years or request one to be mailed by emailing or call Frankie at 513-875-3318.