2017 American Gold Cup Prize List and Entry Forms Now Available Online



Kent Farrington and Gazelle won the 2016 American Gold Cup CSI4*-W. (Photo: The Book LLC)
North Salem, N.Y. – July 13, 2017 – Prize list and entry forms for the 2017 American Gold Cup CSI4*-W are now available online!

The 2017 American Gold Cup returns to scenic Old Salem Farm in North Salem, New York, Sept. 13-17.

Now entering its 47th year, the American Gold Cup will play host to four FEI ranking events, culminating with the highly anticipated $216,000 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping New York CSI4*-W, where top riders from around the world will compete for the coveted American Gold Cup trophy.
The American Gold Cup has been selected as one of only seven events that comprise the East Coast division of the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping North American League. Top equestrian athletes compete in the league at events all across North America in order to qualify for the prestigious Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping Final to be held in Paris, France, April 10-15, 2018.
In addition to the qualifier, the American Gold Cup will feature a full array of jumper classes including sections for Children and Adult Jumpers, Low and High Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumpers and the exciting Open Jumpers. The Region 1 and Region 2 ASPCA/NHSAA Maclay Championships will also be held on Saturday in the Old Salem Farm indoor arena.
To request a hard copy of the prize list, please contact Mary Silcox at mary@mmg.management.
For tickets to this year’s event, click here.


About the 2017 American Gold Cup CSI4*-W:
Held over five days, the American Gold Cup 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.
In addition to the competition ring, the international show jumping event features high-end shopping located along Old Salem Farm’s Boutique Row. From top-notch equestrian tack and equipment to fashion, jewelry, antiques, art and much more, the scenic outdoor boutiques offer show-goers the perfect opportunity to get some shopping in while taking a break from the competition action.
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. Old Salem Farm competitions have been recognized by the North American Riders Group (NARG) on their NARG Top 25 list. For more information on Old Salem Farm, including its year-long competition schedule, prize lists, clinics, boarding, lessons and training, visit oldsalemfarm.net.

47th American Gold Cup CSI4*-W Fast Facts:

What: The American Gold Cup, featuring the $216,000 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping New York CSI4*-W

When: Sept. 13-17, 2017

Where: Old Salem Farm
190 June Road, North Salem, NY, 10560


Thursday, Sept. 14
$35,000 Don Little Memorial Welcome Stake CSI4*

Friday, Sept. 15
$86,000 American Gold Cup Qualifier CSI4*-W, presented by Windsor Show Stables (40 best athletes qualify for Sunday’s grand prix)
Exhibitor party immediately following

Saturday, Sept. 16
$35,000 Hermès Sellier Classic
$86,000 Fidelity Investments® Classic CSI4*
Region 1 & 2 ASPCA/NHSAA Maclay Championship

Sunday, Sept. 17
$216,000 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping New York CSI4*-W

Saturday and Sunday: Family entertainment begins at 11 a.m. including pony rides, face painting and shopping on Boutique Row featuring Hermès and Danbury Porsche. Other shops feature custom riding apparel, antiques, jewelry, pet clothing, pet accessories, portrait artists, clothing and home accents. Click here to purchase tickets now!

Hospitality: Jockey Club VIP high-top tables of four or six and tables of eight are available. For reservations, contact Chelsea Dwinell at 617-888-2357 or chelsead@oldsalemfarm.net.

Ticketing information:

Admission is free to the public.

Saturday and Sunday
$20 per adult and $15 per child (4-12 years old), seniors 65+ and military members. Children 3 and under are free.

Directions: From Interstate 84 or Interstate 287, take Interstate 684 to Exit 8 (Hardscrabble Road) and turn right. Old Salem Farm is on the right.

Parking: Available on the grounds including overflow parking with shuttles.

Show information:
Before show: 800-237-8924
During show: 914-669-5610, ext 201
Stable office: 941-744-5465
Prize list advertising: 941-744-5465

Sponsorship opportunities:
Matt Morrissey
Email: matt@mmg.management
Tel: 941-915-3457

Advertising opportunities:
Mary Silcox
Email: mary@mmg.management
Tel: 800-237-8924

Charity partner: JustWorld International
Website: justworldinternational.org

Official hotel of the American Gold Cup:
Danbury Crown Plaza
Website: cpdanbury.com
Tel: 877-270-1393


Ridgefield, Connecticut

West Lane Inn: 203-438-7323

Brewster, New York (5-10 min. from showgrounds)
Heidi’s Motel: 845-279-8011

Mount Kisco, New York (5-10 min. from showgrounds)
Holiday Inn: 914-241-2600

Danbury, Connecticut (10-20 min. from showgrounds)
Hilton Gardens: 203-205-2000
Comfort Inn: 203-205-0800
Ethan Allen: 203-774-1776
Spring Hill Suites: 203-744-7333
Residence Inn: 203-797-1256

Morrissey Management Group
PO Box 1375
Bradenton, FL 34206
Tel: 941-744-5465
Fax: 941-744-0874

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Phelps Media Group, Inc.
Email: info@phelpsmediagroup.com
Tel: 561-753-3389
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