Junior Equitation Riders: Entries Open for Premier Equitation Cup Championship at World Equestrian Center – Ocala

December 21, 2021 - Ocala, FL

Dominic Gibbs and Cent 15 won the 2021 Premier Cup Equitation Championship at WEC – Ocala.
Photo by Andrew Ryback Photography
The 2021 Premier Cup Equitation Championship trainer podium.
Photo by Andrew Ryback Photography

Calling all junior equitation riders! The Premier Equitation Cup Championship will be held on February 12, 2022, during Week VI of the World Equestrian Center – Ocala (WEC) Winter Spectacular Show Series in Ocala, Florida. This prestigious event will be held for the second year in a row at WEC – Ocala and features a new car as the winner’s prize as well as $100,000 in trainer bonus awards. 

The Premier Equitation Cup Championship will feature three phases: jumping, flat and a test. All entries must be placed by February 2, 2022, through Show Management System. For full class specifications, click HERE.

There are no qualifications for the 2022 Premier Cup Equitation Championship. In 2023, riders will need to place in at least two qualifying classes from December 1, 2021, through November 31, 2022.

The 2022 Premier Equitation Cup Championship will also feature a $100,000 trainer bonus for the trainer of the winning riders. The breakdown of the trainer bonus is as follows:

Winning trainer – $40,000
Second place trainer – $30,000
Third place trainer – $20,000
Wild-card trainer – $10,000

The wild-card trainer will be drawn from all trainers involved in the class whose student has not placed in the ribbons.

See the full Winter Spectacular Show Series prize list here for more information.

About World Equestrian Center:

World Equestrian Center features two premier 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.

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Candace FitzGerald