Tampa, Fla. – August 28, 2017 – As the 2017 Southeast Medal Finals (SEMF) transition for the first year in Tampa, FL, new managers James and Jennifer Adams would like to express their gratitude to the sponsors of this year’s show. Held in the Bob Thomas Equestrian Center, SEMF is scheduled to run Friday, September 1st – Sunday, the 6th. This show would not be possible without the support of many generous sponsors including Sales Paddock, Ultimate Team Gear, Stain Stompers, The Clothes Horse, KL Select, CM Hadfield’s Saddlery, Bows to the Shows, Peppermint Ponies, #AdultAmmyStrong, The Riding Habit, Tenney’s Custom Saddlery, Foxwood Saddlery, CWD, Pegasus Therapy, Ravenwood Farm, Cheval Show Stables, Kimberden Farms, Westwood Farms, and Eclipse Equestrian.
Sales Paddock is the back number sponsor for the Southeast Medal Finals. Sales Paddock is an innovative app created for busy horse pros to manage their sale horses at home or on the road. This technology eliminates being tied to the computer and allows users to list horses from their phone in less than two minutes. Easy to use features such as filter, chat, save, share, alert and check in organize and mobilize your horses.
Ultimate Team Gear is the official clothing sponsor of Southeast Medal Finals. They offer custom full dye sublimated jerseys, uniforms, performance tees and hoodies.
Stain Stompers, owned and operated by James and Jennifer Adams, is the scoreboard and Junior Medal Finals sponsor. Located in Brooksville Florida, Stain Stompers specialize in carpet cleaning and removing stains from upholstery, mattresses, tile and grout, and water removal.
The Clothes Horse has been manufacturing custom made horse blankets, tackroom drapes, and trunk covers since 1972. Growing out of one man’s desire for the perfect rain sheet and company founder Edith Friedman’s willingness to try something new, The Clothes Horse now makes items for some of the most prestigious show barns and horse shows in the country, as well as for private horse owners nationwide. They manufacture the most elegant and well-crafted fabric horse products of any available.
KL Select is the sponsor of the High Child/Adult Jumper Finals. Offering the finest English leather goods with meticulous attention to detail, KL Select has since expanded to include many domestic and imported European equestrian products including United Sportproducts Germany (USG). Red Barn Bridlework is KL Select’s brand featuring a complete line of moderately priced English leather bridles, reins, strap goods and training aides.
CM Hadfield’s Saddlery began in 1978 in Syracuse, New York. Now, instead of competing to be the best in the show ring, the company strives to have the best, most innovative high-end merchandise possible. Hadfield’s has outfitted leisure riders to Olympians, providing everything from clothing to bridles and saddles. CM Hadfield’s Saddlery offers both everyday needs and unique products with the “Cynthia Munro” clothing collection and “Hadfield Bridleworks Ltd.”
Bows to the Shows is the sponsor of the Crossrail Medal Finals and will be sponsoring special prizes for the winners of several brand new finals. Bows to the Shows creates hand made bows and belts for pony riders. All bows have layers of quality grosgrain ribbon and are heat sealed so the ends will not fray. Custom printing on most bows is offered and belts are made with a quality fabric & thick strap material to hold its shape.
Peppermint Ponies is a homemade gourmet horse treat company specializing in cute and unique designs.
#AdultAmmyStrong was founded in September 2015 and is a blog and online community for adult amateur riders. As the community has grown, branded gear is offered in the shop and ambassadors help increase awareness of how important the community of AdultAmmyStrong truly is!
The Riding Habit is the sponsor of the Adult Medal Finals and official monogrammer of the Southeast Medal Finals. Operating over forty years, The Riding Habit has catered to riders and trainers throughout America. The Riding Habit offers only the finest equipment in equestrian sport. Besides being a full line tack shop, they also offer custom services for paddock and tall boots, saddles, breeches, full and half chaps.
Tenney’s Custom Saddlery is the sponsor of the Children’s Medal Finals. Tenney’sCustom Saddlery is a complete saddlery shop and maintains an extensive inventory of apparel, boots, casual wear, gifts and jewelry, bridles and accessories, saddles, grooming supplies, tack room supplies and horse blankets. Since 1993, Tenney’s Custom Saddlery has been doing complete repairs, boot alterations, custom chaps, custom bridles, foxhunt equipment and custom saddles.
Foxwood Saddlery is the sponsor of the Low Children’s Medal Finals, Equitation Team Challenge, and $500 Pony Handy Hunter Classic. Foxwood Saddlery has been serving west central Florida since 1976 as a full service equestrian shop, providing tack, clothing, jewelry, products and custom apparel and equipment. Foxwood Saddlery is a family owned and operated business that cares about clients and believes deeply in customer service.
CWD is the sponsor of four special classes during the Southeast Medal Finals. CWD is the number one French performance saddle and is partnered with the world’s top riders such as McLain Ward, Scott Brash and Kent Farrington. CWD combines new technologies with cutting edge materials to create high quality saddles such as the new 2Gs saddle – a product of ingeniously modified DNA that pushes the limits of performance.
Pegasus Therapy Lasers is sponsoring the Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper Finals. Pegasus Therapy Lasers is part of the veterinary division of LiteCure, LLC. Combining physics, laser science, and engineering, LiteCure, LLC® is a leading medical device manufacturing company bringing advanced laser technology and innovative solutions to the health care industry. Pegasus Therapy uses include tendon and suspensory injuries, degenerative joint disease, osteoarthritis, back disorders, and wound healing.
Ravenwood Farm is sponsoring the exhibitor party. Tucked away on almost 40 acres, Ravenwood Farm is one of the Tampa Bay Area’s finest hunter/jumper facilities. With an emphasis on quality horsemanship, classical training, and thorough education, RWF additionally offers boarding, training, clinics, equine sales and consignment, a middle and high school interscholastic Equestrian Team, as well as horse show services to both boarders and outside clients.
Cheval Show Stables is the proud sponsor of two finals, the Short/Long Stirrup Medal Finals, and home of the University of South Florida equestrian team. Cheval Show Stables is a private facility offering first-class hunter, jumper, and equitation training. Conveniently located in the Tampa area, Cheval Show Stables offer personalized programs to all levels, from A-circuit riders to beginners. Cheval’s training program is designed to meet each horse and rider’s individual needs. Flatwork, gymnastics, jumping, trail riding and turnout are all integral parts of the program.
Kimberden Farms is sponsoring the Low Child/Adult Jumper Finals, and home to the University of Florida equestrian team, Team Kimberden IEA, and Trinity Catholic High School Equestrian IEA Team. Kimberden Farms consists of 56 acres of beautiful, lush, double fenced paddocks shaded by Ocala’s magnificent live oak trees. This 50 stall facility offers 14×14 stalls with an automatic fly spray system. The barns are meticulously landscaped, guaranteeing each horse a room with a view. Multiple show quality rings, grass derby fields, and miles of hacking paths make Kimberden a wonderful training center year round.
Westwood Farms is a sponsor of the exhibitor party. Westwood Farms is a premier hunter jumper farm with two gorgeous locations, one settled in the suburbs of Orlando, Florida, and one in the rolling countryside of Oxford, Michigan. Each facility offers lessons, boarding, training, and sales. Westwood Farms’s priority is the care and well being of our horses in addition to providing a positive environment for riders of all ages to meet their goals. They also have several professional trainers and riders who provide a knowledgeable foundation to build a productive relationship between horse and rider.
Eclipse Equestrian is the sponsor of Friday’s exhibitor party and home of the Kozel family. It is a family owned and operated farm in Sarasota, Florida. For more information on the Southeast Medal Finals, please visit southeastmedalfinals.com.