North Salem, N.Y. – Aug. 7, 2019 – Media credential applications are officially open for the 2019 American Gold Cup, presented by CaptiveOne Advisors, LLC. Celebrating its 49th year, the American Gold Cup will return to Old Salem Farm from Sept. 11-15, once again featuring a popular schedule that includes the prestigious $210,000 Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ – New York CSI4*-W, one of only seven events that comprise the East Coast division of the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ North American League. Every day of the horse show will offer elite competition as well as activities, shopping, social events and VIP hospitality, presenting a unique opportunity for compelling daily coverage.
Any members of the media wishing to cover this action-packed event must apply and be approved for credentials. Applying for media credentials is simple. Click the media credentials application link below and fill out the form completely. Once finished, click submit and you will be notified shortly as to whether your request has been accepted or denied.
The 2019 competition will feature a series of important FEI ranking events, concluding $210,000 Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ – New York CSI4*-W for the American Gold Cup on Sunday, September 15. The 2019 AGC will also highlight the $35,000 Hermès Sellier Cup and the $71,200 Fidelity Investments® Classic CSI4* on Saturday, Sept. 14, among other weekly show jumping contests.
More than just a horse show, the American Gold Cup is an integral part of the Westchester social calendar. Boasting elegant hospitality, the Taylor Harris VIP Club hosts business and community leaders, celebrities, mainstream sponsors from a variety of industries and other influential guests just around the corner from boutique shopping featuring Hermès, Longines and more bespoke brands and stores. A family-friendly gathering, the American Gold Cup will also have weekend activities perfect for all ages.
All credential requests will be confirmed by email upon receipt of application. Directions, parking and other event information can be found at www.theamericangoldcup.com. The American Gold Cup will do its best to accommodate any additional or late requests.
The American Gold Cup thanks you for your interest in covering this year’s event!
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 uncompromised 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.