American Royal Hunter/Jumper Horse Show registration deadline approaching
Compete among top equine athletes April 13-16 in Kansas City
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (March 22, 2023) – The American Royal Association invites equine athletes to compete in its upcoming Hunter/Jumper Horse Show, April 13-16, at the American Royal Center in Kansas City, Missouri.
The USEF-affiliated show will award over $75,000 in prize money across multiple hunter and jumper divisions, featuring a $15,000 1.3m Mini Prix and the $5,000 McCasland Family Hunter Derby. The 2023 Joe Mackey Memorial Scholarship will also be awarded to the top preforming junior exhibitor.
Judges for the show include Jeremy Green, Wellington, Florida (Hunter/Equitation); Steve Rivets, Wellington, Florida (Hunter/Equitation); Paul Sullivan, Jenks, Oklahoma (Jumpers/Equitation); and Dennis Mike Moran, Mounds, Oklahoma (Jumpers and Hunter/Equitation).
“The Hunter/Jumper Show is a tradition for us at the American Royal, and we are excited to bring it to our spring lineup of events,” said Jackie McClaskey, president and CEO of the American Royal Association. “We have divisions available for equine athletes of any age or skill level, happening at the American Royal Complex during the four-day event in April.
Pre-registration for the Hunter/Jumper Horse Show closes on April 1. For more information about the event and details on how to enter, visit www.americanroyal.com.
About the American Royal Association
A Kansas City tradition since 1899, the American Royal is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization whose mission is to be the nation’s leader for food and agriculture education, events, and engagement. The American Royal provides opportunities for youth and adults from around the world to engage in high-quality events and experiences, including nationally competitive livestock shows, the world’s largest barbecue competition, regional and national equine shows, youth and professional rodeos, and elementary and secondary education outreach. Support from partners, members, and volunteers help the American Royal achieve its vision of a world where food and agriculture are celebrated, and all generations are committed to its future.
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