North Salem, N.Y. – July 26, 2019 – Celebrating its eighth anniversary at Old Salem Farm and the event’s 49th year, the 2019 American Gold Cup (AGC), presented by CaptiveOne Advisors, LLC, will return to North Salem, New York, from Sept. 11-15. As of today, the prize list and entry forms are now available to download online on the AGC’s updated website! The new website, which can be found at theamericangoldcup.com, will allow for exhibitors, spectators and partners to easily access information and news about the horse show, as well as stay current on results and other daily happenings.
Exhibitors can also submit entries electronically via Show Management System™. Electronic entries for the 2019 AAGC will open July 31 and close August 23. In addition, FEI exhibitors must also be entered by their national federation into the FEI entry system. Definite entries are due by September 3.
One of the most popular annual show jumping events, the AGC attracts an international field of world-class athletes each year. Competition in 2019 will feature a number of important FEI ranking events, culminating with the prestigious $210,000 Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ – New York CSI4*-W, presented by CaptiveOne Advisors, LLC, on Sunday, Sept. 15, where top athletes will compete for the illustrious American Gold Cup. The AGC will be enhanced by the new CaptiveOne Advisors™ $15,000 Leading Rider Bonus, which will be awarded to the athlete who accumulates the most points in competitions offering $25,000 or more in prize money.
The AGC has been selected as one of only seven events that comprise the East Coast division of the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ North American League. Athletes compete in the league at events all across North America in order to qualify for the prestigious Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ Final to be held in Las Vegas, Nevada, from April 15-19, 2020.
In addition, the AGC will feature a full array of jumper classes including divisions for Children and Adult Jumpers, Low, Medium and High Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumpers and the exciting Open Jumpers.
Taylor Harris Club VIP high-top tables of four or six and tables of eight are available. It is important to get your reservations in early as a complete sell-out of the two-story Taylor Harris Club is expected to happen quickly! Download a table reservation form here or contact Nicky Meyer at
firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your table.
Sponsorship opportunities are still available. For more information, please contact Nicky Meyer at email@example.com.
To request a hard copy of the prize list, please contact Mary Silcox at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For tickets to this year’s event, click here.
About the 2019 American Gold Cup CSI4*-W:
Held over five days, the American Gold Cup, presented by CaptiveOne Advisors, LLC, at Old Salem Farm brings together a diverse crowd of elite equestrian athletes, discerning horse owners, excited fans and young hopefuls waiting to catch a glimpse of their idols set amongst a fanfare of family friendly activities, competitions, shopping, entertainment and celebrity sightings.
About CaptiveOne Advisors, LLC:
As the presenting sponsor of the AGC and the $210,000 Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ – New York CSI4*-W, as well as the title sponsor of the $15,000 Leading Rider Bonus, CaptiveOne Advisors, LLC, supports the elevation of equestrian sport in the United States with the goal of un-compromised excellence. As long-time horse show competitors and equestrian enthusiasts themselves, their vision is to help support the AGC’s initiatives to provide exhibitors and spectators with the most memorable show experience imaginable. Boasting a team of the best and brightest minds in the field of captive insurance, CaptiveOne is a family of companies that offers captive assessment, formation and management services.
About Old Salem Farm:
Old Salem Farm, located an hour north of New York City, boasts a state-of-the-art stabling facility, a historic and pristine grass grand prix field and outstanding competition and schooling arenas, all of which are surrounded by one of the world’s most quaint and picturesque competition venue settings. For more information on Old Salem Farm, including its year-long competition schedule, prize lists, clinics, boarding, lessons and training, visit oldsalemfarm.net.