Entries Open for NSBA-Sanctioned Summer Horse Show Series at World Equestrian Center – Ocala

April 14, 2021 - Ocala, FL

World Equestrian Center – Ocala presents an exciting new Summer Horse Show Series featuring National Snaffle Bit Association (NSBA)-sanctioned hunter/jumper competition at the new Florida venue. The five-week series begins July 14, 2021, and offers competition at all levels. The World Equestrian Center – Ocala Summer Show Series features $250,000 in prize money each week and more than $1,250,000 in total money and prizes.

To access the prize list, click here. Stall reservations and entries can be made online at showmanagementsystem.com. An NSBA membership is required for each owner, exhibitor, trainer and horse. Visit nsba.com for membership information and registration.

The World Equestrian Center – Ocala 2021 NSBA-sanctioned Summer Show Series schedule includes five weeks of competition:

  • July 14-18
  • July 21-25
  • July 28-August 1
  • August 4-8
  • August 11-15

Weekly Jumper highlights include:

  • $7,500 Futures Prix
  • $15,000 Welcome Stake
  • $50,000 Grand Prix

Weekly Hunter Derby highlights include:

  • $2,500 WEC Pony Hunter Derby
  • $2,500 WEC Hunter Derby 2’6”
  • $10,000 WEC Hunter Derby 3’
  • $12,500 WEC Hunter Derby 3’6”-3’9”

Lodging at World Equestrian Center – Ocala

We advise exhibitors to make lodging reservations now at The Equestrian Hotel, featuring 248 stylishly appointed rooms, restaurants, luxury shopping and a day spa. Exhibitors may choose to reserve a charming Home Away from Home unit or reserve an RV space in our convenient park that includes a General Store, Starbucks and laundromat just steps away. For all lodging reservations, click here.

World Equestrian Center – Ocala Summer Horse Show Series Fast Facts

  • Show Management: Arena Horse Shows – Ocala LLC
  • Show Secretary: Brett Waters – brett.waters@wec.net
  • Dates: five consecutive weeks, from July 14 - August 15
  • World Equestrian Center – Ocala address: 198 Hwy 40, Ocala, Florida 34482
  • Prize list: wec.net
  • Entries and stall reservations: showmanagementsystem.com
  • Feed and bedding orders: ocalastalls@wec.net
  • For on-site lodging options including RV space reservations, go to wec.net
  • Golf cart rentals available at WEC General Store or call 352.414.7871

Click here for instructions on creating a barn account to order stalls on showmanagementsystem.com.

Advertising and Sponsorship

For corporate advertising and sponsorship opportunities, please contact jwolf@wolfsportsgroup.com or sara.ike@wolfsportgroup.com.

About National Snaffle Bit Association

The mission of the National Snaffle Bit Association, Inc., is to grow the show horse community through various equine programs and events where every activity benefits horses, breeders, owners and exhibitors alike.

The purpose of the National Snaffle Bit Association is to define, promote and improve the quality of the show horse, to promote exhibits, events and contests in expositions and shows; to promote the training of pleasure and show horses, to promote interest in show horses among younger horsemen, and to use and encourage the use of the standard rules for holding and judging contests of the pleasure and show horse.

NSBA experienced a very successful beginning in 1983. Based on the interest and response throughout the entire country, the NSBA is projecting unprecedented growth figures in the number of participants, events available and award purses.

About World Equestrian Center

World Equestrian Center features two premiere equestrian and multidisciplinary venues in Ocala, Florida, and Wilmington, Ohio.

These exclusive facilities comprise state-of-the-art arenas, expansive stadiums, versatile outdoor space, sporting fields and well-appointed exposition centers. An abundance of lodging options and luxury accommodations are conveniently located on-site, along with shopping and dining throughout each property.

Dedicated to offering great sport and fun in a family-friendly environment, World Equestrian Center promises an unparalleled experience for exhibitors, spectators, vendors, sponsors and retailers built on three core values: Quality. Class. Distinction.

Learn more at www.wec.net.