Friday, June 25, 2010

International Bromont Prize List Now Available Online

Bromont, Quebec – June 25, 2010 – The International Bromont Horse Show is pleased to announce that the hunter/jumper competition’s prize list is currently available online. The prize list and entry blank are posted on the internet at www.internationalbromont.org. The event will feature two weeks of world-class competition scheduled for July 21-25, 2010 and July 28 - August 1, 2010.

International Bromont is held at the Bromont Olympic Equestrian Park, originally installed as the site for the 1976 Montreal Olympic Equestrian Sports. The site is currently undergoing numerous renovations to prepare for the world’s top riders to attend the exciting event.

The first week of competition will feature two highlight events for jumper riders. The event will open with the $32,000 CSI** 1.50m Open Jumper class on Friday, July 23. Later in the week riders will have the opportunity to compete during the $65,000 CSI** 1.60m World Cup Qualifier. During this class riders will compete for points to show at the 2011 FEI World Cup Finals in Leipzig, Germany.

The exciting jumper action continues during the second week with the $32,000 CSI*** 1.50m Open Jumper class on Friday, July 30. On Sunday, August 1, riders will compete for the top prize during the $125,000 CSI*** 1.60m Grand Prix, which will act as a World Equestrian Games qualifying competition for the Canadian riders. The 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ will be held September 25 – October 10, 2010 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY.

In addition to the current renovations, International Bromont has improved the stabling areas, replaced footing in the jumper rings, improved the VIP area, and added bleacher seating. Riders attending this year’s competition at the Bromont Olympic Equestrian Park will be thrilled with the renovations while enjoying a world-class competition.

For more information about International Bromont or to download a copy of the prize list please visit www.internationalbromont.org.