38th Annual Hampton Classic Horse Show
Opening Day Presented by Hamptons Escape
Sunday, August 25, 2013
Horse Show runs Sunday, August 25 through
Sunday, September 1, 2013
240 Snake Hollow Road
The Hampton Classic, August 25 - September 1, is one of the most prestigious horse shows in the nation and features competitors at every level from young children in leadline to Olympic veterans in the Classic's feature event, the $250,000 FTI Grand Prix and FEI World Cup Qualifier.
Opening Day at the Hampton Classic will feature leadline classes, judged by Olympic gold medalist Joe Fargis, with divisions for riders age 2-4 and 5-7, begin at 9:00am. The Classic also hosts hundreds of riders from Long Island competing in local hunter divisions in addition to the $50,000 Hampton Classic Hunter Derby which will take place at noon in the Classic's famed Grand Prix Field. The Local Hunter Divisions feature classes for Amateur-Owner, Junior and Professional riders and are open to horses that have been stabled in Nassau or Suffolk County on Long Island for at least 75 days this year.