Capital Challenge Hunter Competition Continues with Full Live Stream Available!

October 2, 2017 - Upper Marlboro, MD

Catherine Ellis and Kamera Shy, winners of both of the Green Hunter Mares over fences classes on Monday, October 2.
Photo by Shawn McMillen Photography

The Capital Challenge Horse Show continues now through Sunday, October 8, at the Prince George’s Equestrian Center and live on your computer with coverage of each and every round and class throughout the competition on the USEF Network and at

US Equestrian members can sign in at to access the live stream of the horse show in its entirety, including full coverage of both the indoor and outdoor arenas. Non-US Equestrian members can watch on or take advantage of a special, free US Equestrian fan membership offered throughout Capital Challenge using promo code “Capital17” when joining here, in order to view the live stream on USEF Network. 

Monday’s competition marked the opening of the professional hunter divisions, which will award championships on Tuesday and Wednesday. Highlight classes still to come this week include: 

Wednesday, October 4: World Championship Hunter Rider (WCHR) Professional Challenge, WCHR Developing Professional Challenge, and the North American Green Hunter Championship

Thursday, October 5: WCHR Amateur-Owner 3’3” and 3’6” Challenges, Children’s Jumper Classic, and the Adult Amateur Jumper Classic

Friday, October 6: WCHR Adult Amateur Challenge, Ariat National Adult Medal Finals, and the WCHR Professional Finals

Saturday, October 7: WCHR Pony Challenge, and the North American Low Junior/Amateur-Owner and Medium Junior/Amateur-Owner Challenge Cup Finals

Sunday, October 8: WCHR Children’s Hunter Challenge, and the WCHR Junior 3’3” and Junior 3’6” Challenges

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About the Capital Challenge Horse Show

Now in its 24th year, the Capital Challenge Horse Show sets itself apart with a distinct and unique focus on preeminent hunter and equitation competition. Held each autumn at the Prince George’s Equestrian Center in Upper Marlboro, MD, the 2017 edition of the Capital Challenge Horse Show will take place September 29 – October 8. The ten days of competition will include prestigious equitation events and the World Championship Hunter Rider (WCHR) Finals with many of the country’s best horses and riders competing in junior, amateur, and professional hunter divisions.