Entries Due Soon for WEC May Dressage CDI3*

May 1, 2023 - Ocala, FL

International dressage combinations will compete in the Grand Arena at the WEC May Dressage CDI3*.
Photo by Q2 Photography
Entries are due by May 17, 2023, for the WEC May Dressage CDI3*.
Photo by Q2 Photography

The World Equestrian Center (WEC) May Dressage CDI3* presented by Hampton Green Farm and Discover Dressage on May 25-28, 2023, offers international- and national-level competition for dressage. Those who wish to compete must enter by May 17, 2023.

International competition at the WEC May Dressage CDI3* will be held in the Grand Arena (weather permitting) with The Equestrian Hotel as a stunning backdrop. National competition is hosted in Indoor Arenas 1 and 2.

The WEC May Dressage show includes CDI3*, CDI2*, and CDI1* competition, along with internationally rated divisions for Pony, Children’s, Junior, Young Riders, Under 25, Amateur and Young Horses. The CDI classes will offer $40,000 in prize money. The CDI judges include Maria Colliander (FIN), Debbie Rodriguez (USA), Cesar Torrente (COL), Jane Weatherwax (USA), Isobel Wessles (GBR) and Kristi Wysocki (USA).

National competition is USEF/USDF Level 5 rated and offers official qualifying classes for the 2023 Great American/USDF Regional Championships, plus the FEI North American Youth Championship and 2023 FEI World Breeding Championships for Young Horses in Dressage. It also provides qualifying opportunities for the USEF National Championships in Children, Pony, Junior, Young Rider, Young Adult Brentina Cup, Young and Developing Horse, Intermediaire I, Grand Prix and Para Dressage divisions.

Show Entries

WEC May Dressage CDI3* Prize List

Dressage at WEC runs throughout 2023 with three additional international competitions following the May CDI3*. The upcoming dressage competition schedule includes:

May 25-28, 2023 – CDI3* and USEF/USDF competition
August 24-27, 2023 – USEF/USDF competition
September 14-17, 2023 – CDI3* and USEF/USDF competition
October 21-22, 2023 – USEF/USDF competition
November 16-19, 2023 – CDI3* and USEF/USDF competition
December 7-10, 2023 – CDI3* and USEF/USDF competition

Prize list and show entry information for these competitions can be found HERE.

For all WEC competitors, horse owners and animal lovers in the surrounding Ocala area, the UF Veterinary Hospital located on the show grounds offers the best way to have leading-edge care from board-certified specialists. Sport horses, backyard pets, and animals large and small can be cared for at UF Veterinary Hospital at WEC.

Visit hospitals.vetmed.ufl.edu/wec to learn about the services available at UF Veterinary Hospital at WEC or call 352-414-3858 for information and appointments.

About World Equestrian Center

World Equestrian Center features two premier equestrian and multidisciplinary venues in Ocala, Florida, and Wilmington, Ohio.

These exclusive facilities comprise state-of-the-art arenas, expansive stadiums, versatile outdoor space, sporting fields and well-appointed exposition centers. An abundance of lodging options and luxury accommodations are conveniently located on-site, along with shopping and dining throughout each property.

Dedicated to offering great sport and good fun in a family-friendly environment, World Equestrian Center promises an unparalleled experience for exhibitors, spectators, vendors, sponsors and retailers built on three core values: Quality. Class. Distinction.

Learn more at wec.net.

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Candace FitzGerald