Upperville, Va. – May 13, 2019 – The 2019 Upperville Colt & Horse Show (UCHS), presented by St. Bride’s Farm, is proud to welcome back Lugano Diamonds as the presenting sponsor of the event’s highly anticipated grand finale, the $208,200 Upperville Jumper Classic CSI4*, to be held on Sunday, June 9.
The historic competition is rooted in tradition and community. For over 165 years, the UCHS has hosted top national and international athletes for elite competition, treating spectators from northern Virginia, Washington D.C. and the Mid-Atlantic Corridor to a unique equestrian event.
“We look forward to our return to Upperville and becoming a part of the show’s profound history,” said Moti Ferder, design director and CEO of Lugano Diamonds.
For over a century and a half, the AA-rated horse show has been a fixture on the show calendars of esteemed horsemen everywhere. The event has also received notable recognition such as being named Horse Show of the Year by the National Show Hunter Hall of Fame and the Virginia Horse Show Association.
“The Upperville Colt & Horse Show is thrilled to have Lugano Diamonds return as the sponsor of our CSI4* jumper classic,” said UCHS President Barbara Roux. “We hope everyone will stop by the 1853 Club to view their beautiful and unique collection of jewelry.”
Entries for the 2019 UCHS closed in a record 14 days and are no longer available online. However, the show management team is still accepting paper entries for those who wish to be placed on the waiting list. The UCHS would like to thank all of its exhibitors for submitting their entries early and continuing to include the UCHS on their competition calendars year after year!
A general admission parking pass for the 2019 UCHS is $45 per car and is valid for the entire week. A discounted rate of $30 for a parking pass may be redeemed online using the code “Phelps19.” Please display your emailed order or printed receipt to the gate attendant, who will provide you with your parking pass upon arrival.
About Lugano Diamonds:
Lugano Diamonds is a private international diamond and jewelry company founded by Moti Ferder with the vision of creating exquisite, one-of-a-kind wearable works of art. In 2005, the company established itself in North America with the opening of its Grand Salon in Newport Beach, California. Since its inception, Lugano’s worldwide connections to procure the rarest, most unique and largest stones enable the company to consistently produce stunning creations. Controlling all facets of production, Lugano’s master craftsmen create each piece of jewelry to the highest standards with meticulous attention to detail. Lugano has locations in Newport Beach, California; Aspen, Colorado; and Palm Beach, Florida. To book an appointment or for more information, visit www.luganodiamonds.com and follow Lugano Diamonds on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
About the Upperville Colt & Horse Show:
The Upperville Colt & Horse Show, founded in 1853, is the longest running horse show in the United States. Held June 3–9 in picturesque Upperville, Virginia, under the oaks, this iconic seven-day event has been highly regarded as a boutique attraction and a fixture on the schedules of Virginia locals as well as world-class equestrians. Featuring a FEI CSI4* rating and World Championship Hunter Rider (WCHR) designation, this is a can’t-miss event for both competitors and spectators alike.