News & Press Releases

Press Releases after the end of the 2015 Circuit

Vermont Summer Festival Recognizes Canadian Circuit Award Winners – August 13, 2015 –

Canadians Tommy Feigel and Christi McQuaker were crowned the winners of the Canadian Circuit Awards presented at the conclusion of the 2015 Vermont Summer Festival. This year’s Vermont Summer Festival welcomed a record number of Canadian exhibitors to Harold Beebe Farm.

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"Tommy Feigel, pictured riding Analyze This, won a $3,000 bonus as the top jumper in the Canadian Circuit Awards at the 2015 Vermont Summer Festival." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Amanda Flint Wins Sir Ruly, Inc. Open Jumper Awards at the completion of the 2015 Circuit – August 12, 2015 – Amanda Flint of Long Valley, NJ, topped the $10,000 Sir Ruly, Inc., Open Jumper Awards at the 2015 Vermont Summer Festival. Julie Welles was second, and Jimmy Torano was third in the 9th annual award.
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"Julie Welles and Jimmy Torano are presented with their Sir Ruly, Inc. Awards at the conclusion of the Vermont Summer Festival by members of the Torano family, including Raul "Ruly" Torano's wife Maria Teresa." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Vermont Summer Festival Congratulates 2015 Circuit Champions – August 11, 2015 – After six weeks of competition in a total of 55 divisions, Circuit Championships were rewarded for their outstanding performances at the conclusion of the 2015 Vermont Summer Festival. Hunter, jumper and equitation riders claimed their tri-color awards after a competitive circuit.
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"Hallie Brooks and Nick O' Time accept Circuit Champion prizes after topping the Adult Equitation at the 2015 Vermont Summer Festival." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Vermont Summer Festival Bids Farewell to Successful 2015 Season – August 10, 2015 – Following six weeks of equestrian competition, the Vermont Summer Festival concluded a record-setting 2015 season on Sunday, August 9, at Harold Beebe Farm in East Dorset, VT. Top riders from across the country contested a full schedule of hunter, jumper and equitation competition.
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"Katie Tyler and Seattle 6 won the $10,000 Show Jumping Hall of Fame High Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper Classic, presented by Dr. Robert Barber and Team Barber, during opening week of the 2015 Vermont Summer Festival." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Week 6 - Vermont Summer Celebration

Mckayla Langmeier Jumps to the Top in $10,000 High Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper Classic – August 9, 2015 – Mckayla Langmeier of East Granby, CT, closed out the 2015 Vermont Summer Festival with a win in the $10,000 Show Jumping Hall of Fame High Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper Classic, presented by Dr. Robert Barber and Team Barber, aboard Promised Land.
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"Mckayla Langmeier and Promised Land won the $10,000 Show Jumping Hall of Fame High Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper Classic, presented by Dr. Robert Barber & Team Barber, on August 9 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT."  Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Alexa Lowe-Wiseman Takes Blue in $50,000 VT Summer Celebration Grand Prix – August 8, 2015 – Alexa Lowe-Wiseman of Upperville, VA, had the only double clear performance of the day to win the $50,000 Vermont Summer Celebration Grand Prix aboard Ami Du Houssiot. Twenty entries jumped Ken Krome's track in the finale grand prix.
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"Alexa Lowe-Wiseman and Ami Du Houssoit on their way to victory in the $50,000 Vermont Summer Celebration Grand Prix on August 8 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT."  Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Jimmy Torano Goes 1-2 in $15,000 Hunter Derby Finale, presented by Land Rover Experience – August 7, 2015 – Jimmy Torano of Wellington, FL, won the $15,000 NEHJA Performance Stake Hunter Derby, sponsored by Land Rover Experience, aboard Lion Hearted and finished second with Argentus.
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"Jimmy Torano and Lion Hearted won the $15,000 NEHJA Performance Stake Hunter Derby, sponsored by Land Rover Experience, during the final week of the Vermont Summer Festival.”  Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Kelly Soleau Claims Final $10,000 Welcome Stake, sponsored by Overland – August 6, 2015 – Kelly Soleau of Marlborough, CT, and her own Itty Bitty kicked off the final week of competition at the Vermont Summer Festival with a win the $10,000 Overland Welcome Stake, presented by Manchester Designer Outlets. Thursday's class welcomed 32 entries.
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"Kelly Soleau and Itty Bitty on their way to victory in the in the $10,000 Overland Welcome Stake, presented by Manchester Designer Outlets on August 6 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Equitation Riders Fulfill Year-End Goals at Vermont Summer Festival – August 5, 2015 – The ever-poplar Equitation Tuesdays returned to the Vermont Summer Festival in 2015 and are playing a major role in sending talented young riders to 2015 Equitation Finals this fall. Equitation Tuesdays feature a day of qualifying classes, in addition to what's offered throughout the week.
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"Elizabeth Ekberg and Finnegan taking advantage of the Equitation offerings at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Week 5 - Manchester & the Mountains Horse Show

Joy Slater Wins $5,000 NAL Low Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper Classic – August 2, 2015 – Joy Slater of Unionville, PA, and her own Oilean Uno topped a field of 50 to win the $5,000 NAL Low Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper Classic, presented by Summit Performance. Slater put years of experience in the tack to good use and bested an 18-horse jump-off.
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"Joy Slater and Oilean Uno won the $5,000 NAL Low Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper Classic, presented by Summit Performance, on Sunday, August 2 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT."  Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item.  For high resolution photograph, please email Starting Gate Communications

Julie Welles Dominates $30,000 Manchester & the Mountains Grand Prix – August 1, 2015 – Julie Welles of Wellington, FL, was first, second and third in the $30,000 Manchester & the Mountains Grand Prix, winning aboard Virginia W Z. Welles turned in flawless double clear rounds on her three mounts.
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"Julie Welles and Virginia W Z on their way to victory in the $30,000 Manchester & the Mountains Grand Prix on August 1 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT."  Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item.  For high resolution photograph, please email Starting Gate Communications

Jimmy Torano Shines with Lion Hearted in $5,000 Hunter Derby, sponsored by Eastern Hay – July 31, 2015 – Jimmy Torano of Wellington, FL, claimed the blue ribbon in the $5,000 NEHJA Performance Stake Hunter Derby, presented by Eastern Hay, aboard Lion Hearted on Thursday. Torano piloted Lion Hearted to score a 78 in the first round, and impressed in the second round with a 90.
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"Jimmy Torano and Lion Hearted won the $5,000 NEHJA Performance Stake Hunter Derby, presented by Eastern Hay, on July 30 at the Vermont Summer Festival." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Manuel Torres and Anabella Top $10,000 NYDJ Welcome in Vermont – July 30, 2015 – Manuel Torres of Leesburg, VA, and Anabella had the speed to win the $10,000 NYDJ Welcome Stake, presented by Manchester Designer Outlets. Thursday's immediate jump-off class welcomed 25 entries.
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"Manuel Torres and Anabella on their way to victory in the $10,000 NYDJ Welcome Stake, presented by Manchester Designer Outlets on July 30 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Family Fun at the Vermont Summer Festival for Country Lane Farm – July 29, 2015 – Making a home at the Vermont Summer Festival for two weeks, Fred and Christina Schauder of Country Lane Farm in Greenwich, CT, together with their daughters Emma, Lindsay and Avery have made horse sport their lives.
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"Emma, Lindsay and Avery Schauder with their mother and trainer Christina at the Country Lane Farm setup at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT."  Photo credit - Lindsay Brock for Jump Media. Photographs may be used one time only in relation to the above news item.  For high resolution photographs, please contact Lindsay Brock at Jump Media.
 

Week 4 - Valley Classic Horse Show

Madeleine Gastineau Wins $5,000 NAL Low Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper Classic – July 26, 2015 – Madeleine Gastineau of Doylestown, PA, and Limited Edition jumped to a win in the $5,000 NAL Low Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper Classic, presented by Summit Performance. She was one of three double-clear trips for the win over tracks built by Steve Stephens.
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"Madeleine Gastineau and Limited Edition won the $5,000 NAL Low Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper Classic, presented by Summit Performance, on Sunday, July 26 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT."  Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item.  For high resolution photograph, please email Starting Gate Communications

Ian Silitch Rides to One-Two Finish in $30,000 Mount Equinox Grand Prix – July 25, 2015 – Ian Silitch and Cordovo captured the $30,000 Mount Equinox Grand Prix, presented by Purina Horse Feed, on Saturday, July 25. Silitch, who advanced to the jump-off on two mounts, posted the only double-clear trip of the day aboard Cordovo and jumped Vanita to the fastest four-fault ride.
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"Ian Silitch and Cordovo on their way to victory in the $30,000 Mount Equinox Grand Prix, presented by Purina Horse Feed on July 25 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT."  Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item.  For high resolution photograph, please email Starting Gate Communications

Erin Hastings Tops $5,000 Hunter Derby at Vermont Summer Festival – July 24, 2015 – Erin Hastings of Marshall, MA, took the top spot in the $5,000 NEHJA Performance Stake Hunter Derby, presented by Eastern Hay, aboard Honor during week 4. The pair earned an 88 in the first round and a score of 85 in the second for a total of 173 to top a field of 36 starters.
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"Erin Hastings and Honor won the $5,000 NEHJA Performance Stake Hunter Derby, presented by Eastern Hay, on July 23 at the Vermont Summer Festival." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Ian Silitch Speeds to Victory at Vermont Summer Festival – July 23, 2015 – Ian Silitch of Ocala, FL, and Cordovo, owned by Gaston Family Investments, LLC, galloped their way to a win in the $10,000 Vineyard Vines Welcome Stake, presented by Manchester Designer Outlets, on Thursday, July 23.
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"Ian Silitch and Cordovo on their way to victory in the $10,000 Vineyard Vines Welcome Stake, presented by Manchester Designer Outlets on July 23 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Cory Hardy Kicks Off Week 4 at Vermont Summer Festival – July 22, 2015 – Cory Hardy of Littletown, MA, got the fourth week of competition underway at the Vermont Summer Festival with a win in the $5,000 1.40 Open Jumper on Wednesday, July 22, aboard Camelot 105, owned by Commonwealth Ventures, LLC.
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"Cory Hardy and Camelot 105 on their way to victory in the $5,000 Open Jumper Class on July 22 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Week 3 - Manchester Classic Horse Show

Rebecca Meitin Tops $2,500 Marshall & Sterling Adult Amateur Jumper Classic – July 19, 2015 – Rebecca Meitin of Winter Park, FL, and her own Zulu closed out the third week of the Vermont Summer Festival with a win in the $2,500 Marshall & Sterling Adult Amateur Jumper Classic on Sunday, July 19.
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"Rebecca Meitin and Zulu won the $2,500 Marshall & Sterling Adult Amateur Jumper Classic on July 19 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT."  Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item.  For high resolution photograph, please email Starting Gate Communications

Danielle Torano and Callas 2 Claim $30,000 Otter Creek Grand Prix – July 18, 2015 – Danielle Torano of Wellington, FL, and Callas 2 bested a three-horse jump-off to win the $30,000 Otter Creek Grand Prix on Saturday, July 18 at the 2015 Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT. Her husband, Jimmy Torano, was second aboard Daydream.
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"Danielle Torano and Callas 2 on their way to victory in the $30,000 Otter Creek Grand Prix on July 18 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT."  Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item.  For high resolution photograph, please email Starting Gate Communications

Sarah Tyndall Wins $5,000 Hunter Derby at Vermont Summer Festival – July 17, 2015 – Sarah Tyndall of Acton, MA, took home the blue ribbon in the $5,000 NEHJA Performance Stake Hunter Derby, presented by Eastern Hay, aboard Huckleberry Finn on July 16.
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"Sarah Tyndall and Huckleberry Finn won the $5,000 NEHJA Performance Stake Hunter Derby, presented by Eastern Hay, on July 16 at the Vermont Summer Festival." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Amanda Starbuck and Carte Blanche Moving Up – July 16, 2015 – Amanda Starbuck of Ridgefield, CT, and Carte Blanche won the $10,000 Kate Spade Welcome Stake, presented by Manchester Designer Outlets during the third week of competition.
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"Amanda Starbuck and Carte Blanche on their way to victory in the $10,000 Kate Spade Welcome Stake, presented by Manchester Designer Outlets on July 16 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Jeffrey Ayers Captures Pre-Green Incentive Stake Win – July 15, 2015 – Jeffrey Ayers of Sellersville, PA, riding Exclaim won the Pre-Green Incentive Stake on Wednesday, July 15, to kick off the Vermont Summer Festival's third week of hunter/jumper competition.
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"Jeffrey Ayers riding Exclaim won the Pre-Green Incentive Stake on July 15 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Week 2 - Manchester Summer Festival Horse Show

Hannah Lupica Conquers $1,500 Marshall & Sterling Children's Jumper Classic – July 12, 2015 – Hannah Lupica of New Canaan, CT, and her own Hypnose Van Paemel cruised to a win in the $1,500 Marshall & Sterling Children's Jumper Classic on July 12, to wrap up the second week of the Vermont Summer Festival.
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"Hannah Lupica and Hypnose Van Paemel won the $1,500 Marshall & Sterling Children's Jumper Classic on July 12 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT."  Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item.  For high resolution photograph, please email Starting Gate Communications

Amanda Flint Unstoppable in $30,000 Battenkill Grand Prix – July 11, 2015 – Amanda Flint and VDL Wittinger won the $30,000 Battenkill Grand Prix, presented by The Inns at Equinox to continue Flint's domination at the 2015 Vermont Summer Festival.
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"Amanda Flint and VDL Wittinger on their way to victory in the $30,000 Battenkill Grand Prix, presented by The Inns at Equinox, on July 11 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT."  Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item.  For high resolution photograph, please email Starting Gate Communications

Kristy Herrera and Exaltation Win $5,000 Hunter Derby – July 10, 2015 – Kristy Herrera of Wellington, FL, took home top honors in the $5,000 NEHJA Performance Stake Hunter Derby aboard Exaltation on July 9 at the Vermont Summer Festival.
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"Kristy Herrera and Exaltation won the $5,000 NEHJA Performance Stake Hunter Derby, presented by Eastern Hay, on July 9 at the Vermont Summer Festival." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Amanda Flint Collects Third Win at Vermont Summer Festival – July 9, 2015 – Amanda Flint and The Party Girl Group, LLC's Child Z won the $10,000 Brooks Brothers Welcome Stake, presented by Manchester Designer Outlets, during the second week of competition at the Vermont Summer Festival.
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"Amanda Flint and Child Z on their way to victory in the $10,000 Brooks Brothers Welcome Stake,presented by Manchester Designer Outlets, on July 9 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Ashley Williams and Little Lion Man Shine in TAKE2 Divisions – July 8, 2015 – In a dominating performance, Ashley Williams of Colts Neck, NJ, and Little Lion Man were Champion in the TAKE2 Thoroughbred Jumper Division, as well as Reserve Champion in the TAKE2 Thoroughbred Hunter Division during week 1 at the Vermont Summer Festival.
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"Ashley Williams and Little Lion Man competing in the TAKE2 Thoroughbred Jumper Division at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Week 1 - Vermont Summer Special

Katie Tyler Claims $10,000 Classic at Vermont Summer Festival – July 5, 2015 – Katie Tyler of Old Lyme, CT, riding Seattle 6 was the fastest of two jump-off contenders to win the $10,000 Show Jumping Hall of Fame High Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper Classic, presented by Dr. Robert Barber and Team Barber.
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"Katie Tyler and Seattle 6 on their way to victory in the $10,000 Show Jumping Hall of Fame High Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper Classic, presented by Dr. Robert Barber & Team Barber, on July 5 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT."  Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item.  For high resolution photograph, please email Starting Gate Communications

Amanda Flint Goes One-Two in $30,000 Vermont Summer Special Grand Prix – July 4, 2015 – Amanda Flint of Long Valley, NJ, took the top two spots in the $30,000 Vermont Summer Special Grand Prix, presented by Johnson Horse Transportation, winning aboard The Coverboy Group's Superbad on Saturday, July 4.
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"Amanda Flint and Superbad on their way to victory in the $30,000 Vermont Summer Special Grand Prix, presented by Johnson Horse Transportation, on July 4 at the Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT."  Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item.  For high resolution photograph, please email Starting Gate Communications

Robert Lee Claims $5,000 Hunter Derby at Vermont Summer Festival – July 3, 2015 – Robert Lee riding Cameron took home top honors in the $5,000 NEHJA Performance Stake Hunter Derby, presented by Eastern Hay. The pair earned a score of 172 to best a starting field of 28 entries.
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"Robert Lee and Cameron won the $5,000 NEHJA Performance Stake Hunter Derby, presented by Eastern Hay, on July 2 at the Vermont Summer Festival." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Amanda Flint and VDL Wittinger Jump to Victory in Vermont – July 2, 2015 – Amanda Flint of Long Valley, NJ, won the $10,000 New Balance Welcome Stake, presented by Manchester Designer Outlets, aboard VDL Wittinger.
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"Amanda Flint and VDL Wittinger on their way to victory in the $10,000 New Balance Welcome Stake, presented by Manchester Designer Outlets, on July 2 at the 2015 Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Opening Day at the 2015 Vermont Summer Festival – July 1, 2015 – Competition is officially underway at the Vermont Summer Festival, running July 1 through August 9 at Harold Beebe Farm in East Dorset, VT.
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"The 2015 Vermont Summer Festival opened on July 1 at Harold Beebe Farm in East Dorset, VT." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Press Releases prior to the start of the 2015 Circuit

Vermont Summer Festival Exhibitor Parties Feature Local Hospitality – June 25, 2015 – The 2015 Vermont Summer Festival opens on June 30 and will continue its long-standing tradition of offering family-oriented competition highlighted by weekly exhibitor parties at various Manchester area locations.
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"Bromley Mountain and the Equinox Resort will once again be the site of some of the Vermont Summer Festival Exhibitor Parties." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photographs may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Sponsors Return to Support the 2015 Vermont Summer Festival – June 22, 2015 – The annual Vermont Summer Festival returns to Southern Vermont thanks in part to local and national sponsors including The Inns at Equinox, The Land Rover Driving Experience School, Purina Horse Feed and Johnson Horse Transportation.
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"Manuel Torres of Colombia and Cinderella won the $30,000 Mount Equinox Grand Prix at the 2014 Vermont Summer Festival in East Dorset, VT. This year’s $30,000 Mount Equinox Grand Prix will be presented by long-time sponsor and official feed company of the Vermont Summer Festival, Purina Horse Feed." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item. For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Manchester Designer Outlets Celebrates 10th Year of Sponsorship at the Vermont Summer Festival – June 12, 2015 – For the past 10 years, Manchester Designer Outlets and the retail brands it represents have been steadfast supporters of the Vermont Summer Festival. In 2015, Manchester Designer Outlets returns to present the $10,000 Open Welcome Stake Series held each Thursday.
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"Manchester Designer Outlets offers shopping opportunities in a picturesque setting."  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item.  For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Vermont Summer Festival's Lodging Partners Showcase Manchester Area – June 9, 2015 –

While exhibitors are preparing for another memorable competition at the Vermont Summer Festival, its area lodging partners are preparing to welcome them with all the comfort, charm and convenience that the area has to offer.

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“Barrows House is a favorite among Vermont Summer Festival competitors and the historic Dorset Inn is one of many local inns offering both charming accommodations and upscale dining in a relaxed country setting.”  Photo Credits – Courtesy of Barrows House and Dorset Inn.  Photographs may be used one time only in relation to the above news item.  For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Online Entries for Vermont Summer Festival Now Available at HorseShowsOnline.com – May 29, 2015 – Making it even easier to compete at the Vermont Summer Festival, entries can now be completed directly at www.HorseShowsOnline.com. Best of all, the service is free for exhibitors!
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2015 Vermont Summer Festival Features Jane Gaston Artwork – May 26, 2015 – The Vermont Summer Festival has selected work by Jane Gaston as the official artwork of the 2015 competition. The Vermont Summer Festival hosts six weeks of top jumper, equitation, and hunter events from June 30 through August 9 at Harold Beebe Farm in East Dorset, VT.
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"The 2015 Vermont Summer Festival Artwork by Jane Gaston."  Jane pictured with Lumiere.  Photo by Jennifer Wood Media.  Photographs may be used one time only in relation to the above news item.  For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

World-Renowned Course Designers Featured at 2015 Vermont Summer Festival – May 21, 2015 –

Several of show jumping’s most celebrated international course designers will showcase their skills at the 2015 Vermont Summer Festival, running from June 30 through August 9 at Harold Beebe Farm in East Dorset, VT.

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"Michel Vaillancourt (CAN), Ken Krome (USA) and Alan Wade (IRL) will course design at the 2015 Vermont Summer Festival." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photographs may be used one time only in relation to the above news item.  For high resolution photograph, please email Jump Media, LLC.

Canadian Circuit Awards Return to Vermont Summer Festival – May 15, 2015 – The 2015 Vermont Summer Festival will feature big-money incentives for Canadian competitors with the return of the $10,000 Canadian Circuit Awards.
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"Canada’s Christi McQuaker, pictured here riding Brisbane, will be hoping for success in the Canadian Circuit Awards at the 2015 Vermont Summer Festival." Photo credit - David Mullinix Photography.  Photograph may be used one time only in relation to the above news item.  For high resolution photograph, please email Starting Gate Communications

2015 Vermont Summer Festival Prize List Now Available – April 13, 2015 – The prize list for the 2015 Vermont Summer Festival, which runs from June 30 through August 9 in East Dorset, VT, is now available online.
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2015 Vermont Summer Festival Features New KCR Footing – March 4, 2015 – Competitors asked for it, and the Vermont Summer Festival is delivering. 350,000 pounds of new footing, that is! In a major overhaul, Kruse Cushion Ride will be installed prior to the 2015 VSF.
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The 2015 Vermont Summer Festival will feature new Kruse Cushion Ride footing in every ring, improving the competition experience for both horse and rider.