Lexington, KY – May 7, 2022 – Competition for the 2022 Kentucky Spring Series hosted by Kentucky Horse Shows LLC began Wednesday, May 10 with the Kentucky Spring Horse Show and will conclude on Sunday, May 22 with the closing out of the Kentucky Spring Classic. With two weeks of exciting horse shows this spring and the 2022 Kentucky Summer Series just around the corner beginning on July 27 with the Kentucky Summer Horse Show, the team at Kentucky Horse Shows, LLC wants to take a moment to acknowledge their supportive lineup of sponsors who make each horse show possible.
Upcoming Kentucky Horse Shows LLC Events You Won’t Want to Miss
Kentucky Spring Horse Show: May 10-15
Kentucky Spring Classic: May 17-22
Kentucky Summer Horse Show: July 27 – July 31
Kentucky Summer Classic: August 2-7
USEF Pony Finals, Presented by Honor Hill Farm: August 9-14
Bluegrass Festival Horse Show: August 16-21
USHJA Green Hunter Incentive Championships: August 16-18
USHJA International Hunter Derby Championships: August 18-20
KHJA Horse Show: August 24-28
Kentucky Horse Shows LLC would like to thank Johnson Horse Transportation for their continued support of our horse show series.
This year, Johnson Horse Transportation is sponsoring the $10,000 Show Jumping Hall of Fame (SJHOF) High Junior Jumper Classic during both weeks of competition.
Johnson Horse Transportation is an equestrian shipping company that provides timely and safe transportation for show horses. DJ Johnson, owner of Johnson Horse Transportation, said, “As always, I think the Kentucky Horse Shows series is obviously a great horse show just by looking at their turnout. There are big numbers of horses and a great group of horses and trainers. Not only is it a great place to show, but Lexington also is a great city.”
Johnson added, “I think Kentucky Horse Shows puts on a great horse show and people keep coming back. We are glad to be able to have our customers come into the show and do a sponsorship with the Kentucky Horse Shows team.”
Equis rises above the ordinary tack shop. With superior service and high quality inventory, we strive to educate and offer our clients an outstanding retail experience.
We aim to seek and find items that suit our clients needs and to be present at the best events, as well as offer an easy-to-use online store, for their convenience.
In-demand tack and apparel such as Cavalleria Toscana, Parlanti boots, GPA and Kask helmets, Harcour, Pikeur, Dy’on, Butet, Penelope and more, are just some of the reasons to stop by Equis Boutique on Vendor Row during your time at the Kentucky Horse Park!
“Equis Boutique is honored to join KHS this year as a sponsor,” said Cesar Hirsch. “KHS has delivered great events with a superb organization and is truly a great horse show, delivers superior service in an outstanding atmosphere. Equis Boutique rises above your normal tack shop to offer only the best and I really believe that this partnership will bring great results to all exhibitors attending the events.
CWD is the top-of-the-range saddle maker dedicated to the sporting performance of riders, while respecting the physical integrity of horses.
Our saddles are chosen by the world’s best riders as well as by demanding amateurs. CWD owes this success to its policy of research into the horse locomotor system and its uncompromising innovations focused on precision and comfort. At CWD, we strive to control our value chain from A to Z, from the animal’s hide to the tannery, manufacturing, sales, logistics and after-sales service. This cross-functional model is unique in the world and guarantees an unparalleled level of excellence.
“We are excited to be a continued sponsor of the Kentucky Horse Show series. CWD has a long-standing relationship with the series and we look forward to servicing all of the athletes who continuously come to the show,” said Estelle Gaudillere, Service Marketing for CWD Sellier.
TAKE2 Second Career Thoroughbred Program Inc. will once again be sponsoring the TAKE2 Thoroughbred hunter and jumper divisions, which will be offered during all weeks of the Kentucky Horse Shows series. The 501(c)(3) organization and program promotes new careers for retired racehorses and awards $10,000 in year-end high-score awards.
Qualifying horses may participate in the end of season $20,000 TAKE2 Hunter and Jumper Finals held at the Kentucky Horse Park during the Kentucky National Horse Show, September 21-25, 2022.
“TAKE2 is proud to team up with the Kentucky Horse Show series to showcase the talent and versatility of the Thoroughbred,” said TAKE2 Executive Director Andy Belfiore. “Putting the spotlight on retired racehorses at such a marquee competition helps us to fulfill our goal of creating more second career opportunities and ensuring happy and healthy lives beyond the track. We could have no better partner than Kentucky Horse Shows.”
Kentucky Performance Products, LLC was founded in 1998 by nutritional experts who saw firsthand a need for scientifically based equine supplements that target specific nutritional challenges.
At Kentucky Performance Products, we are committed to producing the best nutrition supplements possible because our horses need them too. We are out in the barn every day dealing with the same challenges you are. Each KPP supplement is crafted using research-proven formulas and the highest quality ingredients. They are mixed in certified manufacturing facilities and then checked and double-checked by our quality control team. We are always available to answer your questions and help you choose the best supplement to fit your horse’s lifestyle.
“Kentucky Performance Products, LLC is proud to be a continued partner of the Kentucky Horse Show Series,” reflected Karen J. Isberg, President of Kentucky Performance Products. “We are pleased to work with the athletes and horses who come to this show series and help serve them the best nutrition supplements so that their horses can continue to live out a happy and healthy life throughout their competition careers.”
KHS looks forward to a fun and safe spring show series. For more information on Kentucky Horse Shows LLC, please visit www.kentuckyhorseshows.com.