Area II is an undeniable hotspot for US eventing. Within Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, and Pennsylvania, there is a collection of talented professionals, beautiful farms, and quality events all within a few hours proximity of one another. Where you find such amazing amenities, you also find young riders. And dead smack in the heart of Area II you’ll find the University of Maryland. Located just northeast of DC, the College Park campus crawls with just over 27,000 undergraduate students seeking an education from one of the top state schools in the country.