Media Credential Applications for 2021 USHJA Green Hunter Incentive and International Hunter Derby Championships

Lexington, Ky.—July 22, 2021—The 2021 Platinum Performance/USHJA Green Hunter Incentive Championships and Platinum Performance/USHJA International Hunter Derby Championship return to the Kentucky Horse Park, in Lexington, Kentucky, August 17-21. Members of the media who wish to cover the event must complete the media credential request form by Monday, August 9.

Returning for its eighth year, the Platinum Performance/USHJA Green Hunter Incentive Championships begin August 17 and will see over horses compete for more than $175,000 in prize money over three days of competition. The event will feature two Championships: one for horses competing at 3’0″/3’3″ fence heights and one for horses competing at 3’6″/3’9″ fence heights.

The 12th annual Platinum Performance/USHJA International Hunter Derby Championship will kick off in the Rolex Stadium on August 19, with top horse-and-rider combinations competing over two rounds for the more than $100,000 purse.

Credentialing for the Bluegrass Festival Horse Show can be found here. Following Kentucky Horse Shows guidelines, private client photographers are not permitted at the event. Media inquiries regarding the Bluegrass Festival Horse Show can be directed to

For inquiries regarding the USHJA Green Hunter Incentive and International Hunter Derby Championship, please contact Terisé Cole at For more information including the complete schedule, visit and


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