Dressage, Jumping, Para-Dressage and Endurance Packages to World Equestrian Games Now Available

Thursday, May 6, 2010
Posted by Julie Cull, Equine Canada

Ottawa, ON—Equine Canada is pleased to announce the availability of Dressage, Jumping, Para-Dressage and Endurance ticket packages for the 2010 World Equestrian Games (WEG).

The 2010 World Equestrian Games are being held September 25–October 20, 2010 at Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky.  Equine Canada is offering ticket packages to all interested spectators.
Ticket packages for Dressage are $875.00 CAD for seats directly behind “C” for four dressage events which include

September 27, 2010—Team Grand Prix I,
September 28, 2010—Team Grand Prix II,
September 29, 2010—Grand Prix Special, and
October 1, 2010—Grand Prix Freestyle.  

Watch the best in the world and cheer on the Canadian Endurance Team at WEG for $50 on September 26, 2010.

To save your seat to watch the Canadian Show Jumping Team at WEG, purchase a package for all of the jumping events for $754.00 CAD which includes

October 4, 2010—Speed Competition,
October 5, 2010—Team Competition,
October 6, 2010—Team Final Competition,
October 8, 2010—Individual Competition, and
October 9, 2010—Final Four.  

A limited number of hotel rooms are available for the week of the jumping show competitions, October 3 – 10 for $3,008.00 CAD taxes included.

Ticket packages for Para-Dressage are $200.00 CAD each and include access to the following events

October 5, 2010—Individual Team Tests,
October 6, 2010—Individual Championship Tests,
October 7, 2010—Individual Championship Tests,
October 8, 2010—Individual Freestyle Tests, and
October 9, 2010—Individual Freestyle Tests.

Order forms for all WEG tickets can be found online at http://tinyurl.com/ec-weg-tickets.

Information on the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games can be found at www.alltechfeigames.com.  

Get your tickets soon so you can come out and watch the world’s top equestrians compete and cheer on the Canadian Equestrian Team at the largest equestrian event to be ever held in North America.  

Video submissions are still being accepted to Equine Canada’s “Win Your Way to WEG,” a dynamic contest that will award one lucky entrant a trip for two to the 2010 World Equestrian Games (WEG) in Lexington, Kentucky. The winner will receive a trip for two to including their choice of tickets to one of the following discipline series: eventing, show jumping or reining; round trip airfare; accommodations and spending money. For additional information, contest rules and entry submissions visit www.equinecanada.ca.

About Equine Canada
Equine Canada is Canada’s national governing body for equestrianism.  A member-driven, charitable institution, it is the executive branch of the Canadian Equestrian Team, and the national authority for equestrian competition; the national voice for recreational riders; and the national association for equine welfare, breeding, and industry.  Equine Canada is recognized by the Government of Canada, the International Equestrian Federation (FEI), and the Canadian Olympic Committee as the national organization representing equestrian sport and equine interests. For more information about Equine Canada, please visit www.equinecanada.ca.