Lake Placid, NY – January 12, 2017 – The Lake Placid Horse Shows, presented by long time sponsor Sea Shore Stables LLC, are thrilled to announce the 2017 show dates for the best two weeks of horse show competition! Partnering sponsor Bainbridge Farm, is a long standing friend and supporter of the Lake Placid Horse Shows who have increased their support of the horse show and will be the headline sponsor of the 2017 Lake Placid Horse Show and the I Love New York Horse Show!
Since 2011, Sea Shore Stables LLC has been the title sponsor of the Lake Placid Horse Shows. Owned by Britta Lippert, Sea Shore Stables has strong ties to the Lake Placid Horse Shows and is proud to continue the tradition of supporting this event. “Lake Placid is a wonderful event that my family and I look forward to every year,” said Britta Lippert, owner of Sea Shore Stables, LLC. “We are thrilled to once again be a part of the excitement and look forward to 2017!”
The Lake Placid Horse Shows offer over $530,000 in prize money and feature the nation’s best horses and riders competing in four show rings. The horse shows feature more than 100 classes of competition each week, hosting all levels of competition ranging from young children on ponies to grand prix competitors and Olympic medalists. Each show is USEF ‘AA’ rated for hunters and 6* rated for Jumpers.
“I am deeply grateful to the Lippert family and Sea Shore Stables for their continuous support of the Lake Placid Horse Shows,” said Richard M. Feldman, Chairman of the Lake Placid Horse Show Association. “They have become cherished members of our Lake Placid Horse Show family and it is an honor to have them as the Lake Placid Horse Shows’ 2017 title sponsor.”
Bainbridge Farm has been a contributing sponsor of the Lake Placid Horse Shows since 2014 adding to the excitement of the Lake Placid Horse Shows for all who attend. For the 2017 season, Bainbridge Farm has increased its role as a sponsor of the Lake Placid Horse Shows.
“It is thrilling to host such a high caliber of talent at the Lake Placid Horse Shows and offer shows for everyone throughout the levels,” said Mr. Feldman. “We take great care and pride to provide shows that everyone can enjoy!”
The Lake Placid Horse Show will take place June 27- July 2, highlighted by the $75,000 Devoucoux Grand Prix on Sunday, July 2. The I Love New York Horse Show will follow on July 4-9, featuring the $100,000 Equine Insurance Services/Great American Grand Prix on Saturday, July 8followed by the $15,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby, presented by Eastern Hay on Sunday, July 9.
Come join us in Lake Placid where some of the best shopping in the Adirondacks can be found in the horse show’s vendor area. Local Adirondack artists, products, clothing and apparel are featured, as well as real estate, photography, a variety of equine related shops, a booth with official Lake Placid Horse Shows commemorative sportswear, and many selections of culinary delights.
There is a wide array of family activities from which to choose in the Lake Placid region, making it the ideal vacation spot for families coming to the horse shows. Outdoor activities include hiking, fishing, boating, cycling, paddling, rock climbing and swimming. There is also a great variety of shops and restaurants.
Further information on the Lake Placid Horse Show Series, Presented by Sea Shore Stables, LLC and Sponsored by Bainbridge Farm, is available by calling the Lake Placid Horse Show Association at 518-523-9625
or online at www.lakeplacidhorseshow.com