FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping
Catch a glimpse of equestrian stars at HITS Horse Shows in 2017!
JUMP DOWNTOWN Parade - Wednesday, February 15 at 6 pm
Thanks to Ocala Main Street, IHMC, and the CEP all are invited to get in the Nations Cup spirit prior to the big day with the first annual “Jump Downtown" event on Wednesday, February 15.
The Parade of Nations Horse Celebration will include a parade of the world’s top riders, including all Nations Cup team members. Additionally, the extravaganza will showcase the variety of breeds that make Ocala the Horse Capital of the World. This unique opportunity to meet and greet the athletes will kick-off Nations Cup Week in Ocala and is not to be missed.
Date & Time: Wednesday, February 15 at 6 pm
Location: Downtown Square in Ocala
Cost: FREE! Open to the Public
More Info: OcalaCEP.com or Ocala/Marion County CEP Office 352.629.8051
FEI Nations CupTM Jumping – Friday, February 17 | featuring the $100,000 FEI Nations Cup Jumping final round
Schedule of Events for Friday, February 17:
Noon: Gates open. Visit our Vendor Courtyard or grab a snack from the snack bar!
1 pm: Opening Ceremony
2 pm: FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping (First Round)
Break: Featuring the Gala of the Royal Horses.
This spectacular show combines stunning horses from around the world with live performers creating a breathtaking event for the entire family.
4 pm: FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping (Final Round) | Order-of-go
|Live Results & Scoring|
Live on FEI TV: Fantastic news for the international equestrian community as FEI TV (FEITV.org) will offer live streaming and extensive Video on Demand coverage from the FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping 2017 from Ocala (USA).
FEITV.org is FEI’s official video website and a sophisticated online broadband offering to equestrian enthusiasts around the world. The portal presents fans globally with the most comprehensive library of official equestrian video content available anywhere on the internet and spans across multiple equestrian disciplines.
The content portfolio includes high quality live and on-demand streaming of flagship FEI events. This features a wide range of shows from FEI’s most important series and championships, including the FEI World Equestrian Games, the FEI European Championships, the FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping 2017, the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping 2016-17, the FEI Classics™ as well as the FEI World Cup™ Dressage 2016-17 and other leading competitions.
In addition, the visitors to the site can also enjoy access to a broad selection of equestrian videos, including event previews and reviews, highlights, interviews, features and an extensive video archive.
Sign up today at www.feitv.org and check for broadcasting times and further details!
FEI Nations CupTM Jumping: General Admission for the FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping on Friday, February 17 and the Great American Million on Sunday, March 26, is $10; Children 12 and under are free. General Admission tickets will be available at the gate the day of the event.
Day VIP Passes are available by phone pre-order for $100 per person. This exclusive offer includes reserved ringside seating, a deluxe buffet, and complimentary beer and wine. To purchase, please visit the HITS Ocala Show Office or call 352.368.1903 prior to the day of the event.
Getting to the show: I-75 to Exit 354 for Highway 27 North. Travel twelve miles, show grounds on the left. Spectators may enter past the Main Entrance on 137th Avenue. All parking is free.
For a map of the property, please click here.
Refreshments: Spectators can grab lunch from the HITS Restaurant or Diamond Mills Paddock Club Café and find a grassy spot on the berms to eat while watching some of the world's best show jumping.
Shopping: The Vendor Courtyard, located right across from the HITS Restaurant, features dozens of shops offering quality equestrian gear, souvenirs, apparel, jewelry and more.