October 2015

WIHS Silent Auction Ends Tonight at 9pm – Bid online or at the show

From tack to tickets to great getaways, the WIHS Silent Auction, has more than 130 unique and valuable products and services available for your bid.

Results from the 2015 WIHS Regional Horse Show and USHJA Zone 3 Finals

The 2015 Washington International Horse Show (WIHS) hosted its Regional Horse Show in conjunction with the USHJA Zone 3 Finals October 16-18, 2015, at Prince George’s Equestrian Center in Upper Marlboro, MD. The competition leads up to the 57th annual Washington International Horse Show, which runs this week, October 20-25, at Verizon Center in downtown Washington D.C.

The regional competition gives local riders a chance to qualify to compete in the WIHS Championship Finals in the […]

Thursday night at WIHS has something for everyone

The 2015 Washington International Horse Show (WIHS) has an exciting schedule of events set for each night of competition throughout its six-day stay at Verizon Center in downtown Washington, D.C. WIHS Barn Night, presented by Dover Saddlery, draws a fantastic crowd of equestrian enthusiasts and will be held on Thursday, October 22. Full competition for WIHS runs October 20-25, 2015.

WIHS Barn Night, presented by Dover Saddlery, is a favorite with young riders, barn mates and […]

2015 WIHS Regional Horse Show & USHJA Zone 3 Finals this weekend

The highly anticipated 2015 WIHS Regional Horse Show & USHJA Zone 3 Finals will be hosted at Prince George’s Equestrian Center (PGEC) in Upper Marlboro, MD, from Friday, October 16, to Sunday, October 18, offering local and regional riders a final opportunity to punch their qualifying ticket to show at the world-renowned Washington International Horse Show (WIHS).
 
Entries for the WIHS Regional Horse Show & USHJA Zone 3 Finals close Friday, October 9. View the prize […]

Washington International Horse Show announces qualified horses and riders

As the 2015 edition of the Washington International Horse Show (WIHS) approaches, riders throughout the country who have qualified during the past year for the WIHS Hunter and Jumper Championships and WIHS Equitation Finals are preparing to travel to the nation’s capital to compete in the Finals, which will be held Tuesday, October 20, through Sunday, October 25, at Verizon Center in Washington, D.C.

More than 4,100 riders have been earning points to qualify for such […]

September 2015

Get Ready for WIHS Barn Night – Oct. 22, 2015

The 2015 Washington International Horse Show (WIHS) is pleased to announce the details of this year’s WIHS Barn Night, presented by Dover Saddlery. Barn Night is a favorite with young riders, barn mates and horse lovers who attend in groups and have a chance to enter contests, win great prizes, and enjoy a fun, horse-filled evening. This year’s Barn Night, themed “Keeping Up With the Equestrians,” will be held Thursday evening, October 22, during the 57th […]

August 2015

Last week’s top winners at HITS Culpeper Winston National

Show jumping competition returned to HITS Commonwealth Park this past week for HITS Culpeper Winston National.  Abigail McArdle, of St. Charles, Illinois, aboard David McArdle’s Cosma 20, got down to business in no time, taking home first in Friday’s $15,000 Brook Ledge Open Jumper Prix. In a first round field of 24, McArdle cleared the course in a time of 69.053 to become one of 12 entries moving on to a jump-off. Entering the ring […]

July 2015

WIHS Announces Exciting News for 2015

The Washington International Horse Show (WIHS), the country’s premier metropolitan indoor horse show, announces exciting news for its 57th annual event, which will take place October 20-25, 2015, at Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. The official 2015 WIHS Prize List is now available online.

Longines FEI World CupTM Jumping Washington

The highlight event of WIHS, the $125,000 President’s Cup Grand Prix, presented by Events DC, has been selected as one of seven events to comprise the East Coast […]

June 2015

2-Day Show Jumping, Riding and Course Design Clinic with Richard Lamb July 11-12

Help support the River Bend Pony Club as they sponsor a 2-day Jumping Riding and Course Design Clinic on July 11-12 with Richard Lamb.  Richard Lamb is a USEA Certified Level 3 Instructor, USEF National Pony Jumper Championships Chef d’Equipe, USPC Championships Show Jumping Course Designer, and 1996 Olympic Games show jumping Technical Coordinator.  Clinic will be held at Frying Pan Park in Herndon, Virginia and is organized by the River Bend Pony Club. Cost of […]

WIHS welcomes 22 Local Teens to Serve on 2015 Junior Committee

The Washington International Horse Show (WIHS), one of the world’s most prestigious equestrian events, is pleased to announce Miriam Dupree, 17, of Washington, D.C., as 2015 WIHS Youth Ambassador. WIHS also welcomes 22 local teens attending schools in Virginia, Maryland, and D.C. to serve on the 2015 WIHS Junior Committee.

“We have a great group of students joining us this year with an astonishing breadth of accomplishments, interests and dedication to service. They are passionate about […]


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