Elite Stallions return as title sponsor for young horse championship at Hartpury Festival of Dressage
29 Jun 2022 | Dressage |
Elite Stallions will once again add their name to the exciting FEI Prix St Georges Young Horse Championship, as the final returns to its Gala Evening slot at this year’s NAF Five Star Hartpury Festival of Dressage.
The class is open to horses aged 7-9 years old who have scored 65% or over in a Prix St Georges in the UK in 2022. The combination cannot have competed together above Inter I level. The top eight combinations from the first round (Thursday 7 July) will go through to the prestigious final that takes place during the Gala Evening on Saturday 9 July.
The final eight combinations will receive one free night’s stabling for the Saturday evening.
“We are incredibly proud to once again be sponsoring the Young Horse PSG Championships at Hartpury this year. We are passionate about supporting British breeding and elite equestrian sport and feel this event is a fantastic opportunity for talented dressage combinations to participate in a Championship event” explained Lorna Wilson, Director of Elite Stallions.
Phillip Cheetham, Equine Director at Hartpury, said: “The Elite Stallions Young Horse PSG Championship has become an integral part of our Gala Evening as it provides a unique championship atmosphere for those horses that are climbing the ranks with promise. Over the years, we’ve been lucky to see a host of horses that have gone on to enjoy success on the world stage including Mount St John Freestyle who won this competition in 2017.
“Elite Stallions have become the go-to experts when it comes to the world’s finest dressage bloodlines, alongside their impressive directory of pony, eventing and jumping stallions. We’re very grateful to Elite Stallions for their ongoing sponsorship of this class and would recommend them to anyone considering breeding their mare and seeking out advice on those all-important next steps.”
Elite Stallions provide a complete equine semen importation service working with more than 45 studs across 10 countries. Their comprehensive services allow breeders to access a hassle-free service and access to more than 500 stallions across Europe.
The team also provide extensive advice on stallion selection, mare suitability, breeding, and foal registration.
Learn more about Elite Stallions.