[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Alltech is proud to partner with the World Equestrian Center as an official sponsor of their established facility in Wilmington, Ohio and their brand-new, state-of-the-art facility in Ocala, Florida. The new line of Alltech Lifeforce™ premium equine supplements will also serve as the official equine supplement supplier for competitors and their horses at the World Equestrian Center – Ocala.
“Passion, excellence and performance are the characteristics of the world’s greatest athletes. They are also the essence of successful teams, which is what drew us to the World Equestrian Center and Roberts family,” said Dr. Mark Lyons, president and CEO of Alltech. “It is an honor to be partnered with such a world-class organization that reflects the Roberts family’s commitment to excellence. We look forward to building upon our legacy of providing top-notch nutrition to athletes at peak performance.”
World Equestrian Center – Ocala features facilities for year-round, multidisciplinary equestrian and sports events. The venue also offers indoor arenas and multipurpose buildings for vendor displays, while the expo centers are perfect for tradeshows and conventions, as well as automobile, art and antique shows and weddings. The expansive facility sits on 378 acres with another 300 in reserve for future expansion.
“We are pleased to have Alltech join the World Equestrian Center family of official sponsors,” said Roby Roberts, owner of the World Equestrian Center. “We are grateful for their support and their commitment to health, nutrition and sustainability.”
Alltech was the title sponsor of the 2010 and 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Kentucky, and Normandy, France. Alltech also sponsored the Alltech National Horse Show in the U.S. and the Royal Windsor Horse Show in the U.K. for several years.