The 2nd Annual Endeavor Invitational, hosted by CEO Stables in Bedford Hills, NY, returns this summer featuring two days of competition on Friday, August 10th and Saturday, August 11th. The horse show community is once again coming together to support Endeavor Therapeutic Horsemanship's programs and services, and to have a fantastic time out on the course!
Both days will feature light fare under the VIP Tent and a Family Fun area, complete with a bounce castle, pony rides, face painting, and more! The event is free for families and spectators who would like to bring a picnic, and lunch tickets will be available for purchase for anyone wishing to dine under the VIP Tent ($50 adult, $10 child). Tickets to the VIP Tent will be available at the event, in the check-in tent.
Friday, August 10th will kick off the event with three Professional Hunter classes and three Junior/Amateur classes (2’6”-3’). The day will also feature a $2,500 Hunter Derby, which is open to all. Saturday, August 11th features four Open Jumper classes (.80m, 1.0m, 1.15m, and 1.25m), three Junior/Amateur classes (.80m, 1.0m, and 1.15m), and will conclude with the $7,500 Jumper Derby (1.25-1.30m). Both days of competition will take place on the grass of CEO Stables’ beautiful derby field, and will have a combination of natural and stadium jumps. To enter the competition, please e-mail Kate.Oliver@EndeavorTH.org.
This years event has already garnered sponsorships from several local and international businesses and equestrians including Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Schwartz, Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Bushnell, Agway, Buxton Farm, Courtyard Farm, Crosswinds Equestrian Center, Darren Graziano/DG Ventures, Danny Fitzsimmons, Essex Classics, Mobile Tack, Naomi Gauruder/Blue Ribbon Ventures, Hammond and Hinman, Hudson Valley Show Jumping, Martin Huygens, Sarah Latterner/SEL Photography, Marshall and Sterling Insurance, Orpen Horses, Mr. and Mrs. John Stoffel. Sponsorship Opportunities are still available at various levels, including Sponsoring a Jump or Natural Obstacle, Sponsoring a Class, Sponsoring the VIP Tent, and Title Sponsorship for the event. To learn more about these great marketing opportunities, please e-mail Haley.Levesque@EndeavorTH.org.