The Stone Gate Farm Horse Trials (September 14-15) in Hanoverton, Ohio will be accepting post entries through September 3, 2019. Any entries made after closing date (August 27) must be made and paid for via Xentry and will be assessed a $25 late fee. On-grounds stalls are still available.
Due to lack of entries, the USEA Young Event Horse and New Event Horse classes have been canceled. The USEA Future Event Horse classes (yearlings to 4-year-olds) will begin at approximately 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 14. Remember if you are using this as a qualifier for the FEH Championships, you must enter the Championships which closes before this competition. If you do not receive a qualifying score you will receive a full refund for the Championships.
Show Jumping schooling rounds begin at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 14. Online sign-up is available on the SGF website.
All horse trials divisions (Starter through Preliminary) will take place on Sunday, September 15.
For more information go to www.stonegatefarm.org
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This article will be updated to include statements as they are released from upcoming USEA recognized events regarding actions they are taking due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).