The Lowdown on Showjumping at the WEG, Presented by Kentucky Performance Products

Despite having to delay some portions of competition by a day due to poor weather thanks to Hurricane Florence, the World Equestrian Games are still in full swing at the Tryon International Equestrian Center. Eventing wrapped up yesterday and the United States currently holds a gold medal, three silvers and a bronze between reining and dressage.

This week we will see vaulters, para dressage riders, drivers and of course, our favorite, the showjumpers. Showjumping kicks off today with a speed class as a bit of a warm-up, but official medal competition begins tomorrow with the first round of the team and individual competition starting at 9:00AM. The full schedule for the week is pictured below.

All of the US horses are nestled in at the TIEC and have passed the first horse inspection with flying colors. The US lineup includes Laura Kraut and Zeremonie, Devin Ryan and Eddie Blue, Adrienne Sternlicht and Cristalline and McLain Ward with Clinta. Serving as the reserve for this years WEG is Beezie Madden with Darry Lou.

The NetJets #USAJumping Team horses all passed the first horse inspection today and are ready to compete beginning…

Posted by USA Jumping on Monday, September 17, 2018

In tribute to our US horse and rider pairs, the teams at Kentucky Performance Products and Jumper Nation have rounded up some of our favorite Instagram posts highlighting these phenomenal athletes.

Laura Kraut and Zeremonie

Devin Ryan and Eddie Blue

Adrienne Sternlicht and Cristalline

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This girl, my heart

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McLain Ward and Clinta

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Riding into Monday like… (we wish)🥇

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Beezie Madden and Darry Lou

Go Jumping and Go Team USA!


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