The TerraNova Winter Series Returns in 2025 for Five Consecutive Weeks

Elizabeth “Beezie” Madden and Hummer Z compete in the 2024 TerraNova Winter Series FEI CSI2* Grand Prix. Photo by EQ Media.

Edited Press Release

June 25, 2024, Myakka City, FL- Events at TerraNova is pleased to announce the return of the highly anticipated TerraNova Winter Series in 2025, introducing an expanded calendar with five consecutive weeks of competition featuring ‘A’-rated national hunters, level five jumpers, FEI CSI 2* show jumping, and culminating with a finale week for an all-new seasonal champion program.

Mark your calendars for the following dates:
WEEK I: Feb. 12-16 – USEF ‘A’ Hunters, Level 5 Jumpers, FEI CSI2*
WEEK II: Feb. 19-23 – USEF ‘A’ Hunters, Level 5 Jumpers, FEI CSI2*
WEEK III: Feb. 26-Mar. 2 –  USEF ‘A’ Hunters, Level 5 Jumpers, FEI CSI2*
WEEK IV: Mar. 5-9 – USEF ‘A’ Hunters, Level 5 Jumpers, FEI CSI2*
WEEK V FINALE: Mar. 12-16 – USEF ‘A’ Hunters, Level 5 Jumpers, and the Split Rock Jumping Tour FEI CSI2*

As it approaches its third year, the TerraNova Winter Series offers the ultimate competition experience at the world-class TerraNova Equestrian Center in Myakka City, Florida. Located just east of Sarasota and Lakewood Ranch, TerraNova combines a peaceful, natural competition environment with the vibrant atmosphere of Florida’s gulf coast for an unparalleled horse show experience.

Featuring diverse class offerings, including all national hunter classes and jumper levels, the TerraNova Winter Series will offer enhanced programs focused on young horse development, supporting the growth and development of young horses in a safe environment with incentive programs to make competitions more accessible.

 “We believe that the consecutive weeks will provide a unique and unparalleled environment for young horses to acclimate and thrive,” said Mike Belisle, Director of Sport for Events at TerraNova. “To top it all off, we will be hosting a series finale on the fifth week, where champions will be crowned in various classes with exciting prizes and monetary rewards. We have plenty of incentives lined up for those who will be joining us for the series, so get ready for an unforgettable season.”

Championships and circuit awards will be offered throughout the five weeks and will introduce incentives for young horses, hunters, and equitation riders, with opportunity and youth classes available at more competitions. The Split Rock Jumping Tour will return to host FEI CSI2* competition during the TerraNova Winter Series Week V Finale.

“We are thrilled to welcome back the TerraNova Winter Series for its extended five-week run,” said Molly Oakman, President of Events at TerraNova. “This series has become a cornerstone of our equestrian calendar, embodying TerraNova’s values of purity of sport, harmony with nature, and commitment to excellence. We look forward to collaborating on our series finale with Derek Braun and the Split Rock Jumping Tour team for an exciting CSI2* with unique social events and special activities. This will be a season to remember and we can’t wait to welcome you to TerraNova!”

In addition to the competition, guests can look forward to a vibrant social atmosphere and brand-new amenities such as on-site lodging, reimagined dining experiences, high-traffic vendor areas, and special events, creating a memorable, convenient, and enjoyable experience for all.

Witness the pinnacle of equestrian excellence unfold over five weeks of world-class competition for the TerraNova Winter Series at TerraNova Equestrian Center. Arrange your accommodations now- February is just around the corner!

For more information please visit www.terranovaequestrian.com. Sign up for the newsletter to be the first to see the schedule and prize list. For sponsorship and vendor inquiries, please reach out to Laura Bostwick at laura@terranovaequestrian.com.