2013 OX RIDGE CHARITY HORSE SHOW PROGRAM EXPANDED TO INCLUDE 4-STAR JUMPING EXHIBITION
Renowned Equestrians, Olympians, Peter Leone, Kevin Babbington, and Alan Griffin to Ride On Final Day
Darien, CT – June 14 – Today, the Ox Ridge Hunt Club (ORHC) is pleased to announce a welcome last-minute additions of three riders to the 2013 Ox Ridge Charity Horse Show: Olympic-level equestrians Peter Leone, Kevin Babbington, and Alan Griffin. Additionally, this year’s program will also feature a one-day-only 4-Star Jumping Exhibition. The ORHC invites one and all to come out and enjoy June 16th’s Grand Prix Event, one of Fairfield County’s finest and most enduring traditions.
About Ox Ridge Charity Horse Show: Now in its 84rd year, the show is extremely well-known among renowned riders, including Olympians McLain Ward and Peter Leone. Georgina Bloomberg and Geoffrey Wales have also competed, as well as riders from overseas. The program draws a crowd of over 7,000 spectators and more than 300 VIP’s on Sunday to watch the $30,000 Grand Prix.
The Ox Ridge Charity Horse Show is held at the Ox Ridge Hunt Club, a non-profit organization founded in 1914 on thirty-seven acres formerly owned by opera singer John McCormick. The club has extensive indoor and outdoor facilities that are some of the finest in Fairfield County.