Lexington, Ky. – The Fédération Équestre Internationale (FEI) recently awarded the Palm Beach Masters Series the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ of the United States (USA) for three years beginning in 2019. Held February 14 – 17, on the showgrounds at the Deeridge Farms in Wellington, Fla., the 2019 CSIO5* event serves as the only qualifier on U.S. soil for the 2019 Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ Final.
A celebration of team competition, the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ USA will not only host the Senior Nations Cup event, but also a Young Rider, Junior, and Children’s Nations Cups, respectively. The event will bring together athletes at all levels of the sport of jumping from around the world. The Deeridge Farms showgrounds, which feature both a Grand Prix turf arena and, an all-weather footing arena, as well as a premiere hospitality tent for VIP guests will provide an exciting environment for competitors and spectators alike.
Additionally, the Palm Beach Masters Series hosts a Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ qualifier, one of only 14 events in the North American League. In 2019, this event will take place January 31-February 3 and will serve as one of the final qualifiers for the Longines FEI World Cup™ Finals in Gothenburg, Sweden, 3 - 7 April 2019.
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