2019 MARKEL INSURANCE
1.45m JUMPER SERIES

OVERALL PROGRAM PRIZE MONEY
$355,000 + ADDBACK FOR SERIES FINAL

13 Qualifying events to be held throughout the Blenheim EquiSports 2019 Horse Show Season,
March – September; Final to be held During The Las Vegas National, November 12 – 17, 2019

QUALIFIER SPECS

Entry Fee: $500; $50.00 of each Entry Fee to be added back to Finals purse

Format:  Table II, Sec. 2(a) – Time First Jump-Off; Order of Go to be Drawn

Time Allowed: 375 meters per minute.

Fences: American Standard

Format:  Table II, 2a – Each competitor will jump one round over a course of approximately 12 to 15 jumps. The first round and first jump-off, if any, are decided by adding together the penalties incurred over the course and any penalties for exceeding the time allowed to complete the course. In the event of equality of penalties after the initial round, for first place only, there will be one jump-off in which time will decide. In ties other than first place, competitors are placed according to their penalties and time in the first round. If, by 5pm the day prior, there are less than 20 declared entries then all Grand Prix to be held using the Table II 2(e), Time first jump-off where six competitors will return to jumpoff; time will decide in the event of equality of total faults from both rounds.

Eligibility: To be eligible, horses must be on the show grounds for the 24 hours prior. Poling and the use of offsets will not be permitted for any jumpers on the show grounds.

Awards:  Trophy to First Place; Ribbons to Twelfth Place.

Prize Money:  $25,000 divided as 30% for 1st, 22% for 2nd, 13% for 3rd, 8% for 4th, 6% for 5th, 5% for 6th, 4% for 7th, 3% for 8th and 9th, 2% for 10th, 11th, and 12th place.

2018 Series Leader, Shawn Cassidy

FINAL SPECS

The Markel Insurance 1.45m Jumper Series Final will be held at the 2019 Las Vegas National Horse Show (November 13 – 18). The top 25 riders from the 2019 Markel Insurance Jumper Series Qualifiers will be eligible for the Final. Riders will receive qualifying points per class based on their top placing horse only.  Points in the qualifiers will be awarded based on the number of entries in each qualifier.  First place will be awarded one more point than the number of entries in the class, second place will be awarded one less point than the number of entries in the class, third place one less than second place, fourth place one less than third, etc.  Riders may compete on any horse; Order of Go is based on Rider Ranking – the rider with the most points competes last.

Final Prize Money:  $30,000 minimum base purse plus $50 added back to final purse from each entry per qualifier throughout qualifying season; 30% for 1st, 22% for 2nd, 13% for 3rd, 8% for 4th, 6% for 5th, 5% for 6th, 4% for 7th, 3% for 8th and 9th, 2% for 10th, 11th, and 12th place.  Entry Fee:  $600; Fence Height:  American Standard.

    QUALIFYING SEASON INCLUDES

    1. $25,000 Grand Prix – Blenheim Spring Classic I
    2. $25,000 Jumper Classic – Blenheim Spring Classic III
    3. $25,000 Grand Prix – Blenheim Spring Classic IV
    4. $25,000 Grand Prix – Blenheim June Classic I
    5. $25,000 Grand Prix – Blenheim June Classic II
    6. $25,000 Grand Prix – Blenheim June Classic III
    7. $25,000 Grand Prix – Blenheim Red, White & Blue Classic
    8. $25,000 Grand Prix – Showpark Summer Festival
    9. $25,000 Grand Prix – Blenheim Summer Classic
    10. $25,000 Jumper Classic – Showpark Summer Classic
    11. $25,000 Grand Prix – Showpark All Seasons Summer Classic
    12. $25,000 Grand Prix – Blenheim Fall Tournament
    13. $25,000 Grand Prix – International Jumping Festival

     TOTAL PRIZE MONEY:  $325,000

    FINALS

    $30,000 + ADDED MONEY – Las Vegas National Horse Show

     

    OVERALL PROGRAM PRIZE MONEY:  $355,000 PLUS ADDED MONEY

    Final Prize Money Based On Entries To date

    Spring Classic 1Spring Classic 3Spring Classic 4June Classic IJune Classic 2June Classic 3Red, White & BlueSP Summer FestivalBlenheimSummer ClassicSP Summer ClassicSP All SeasonsFall TourIntn'l JumpingCurrent Final Purse
    Entries2423161216241421
    Add Back$1,200$1,150$800$600$800$1,200$700$1,050$0$0$0$0$0$37,500

    Current Standings

    StandingRiderSpring Classic 1Spring Classic 3Spring Classic 4June Classic IJune Classic 2June Classic 3Red, White & BlueSP Summer FestivalBlenheimSummer ClassicSP Summer ClassicSP All SeasonsFall TourIntn'l JumpingTotal Points
    1Nicole Haunert191723151892
    2Tina Yates251843
    3Shawn Casady241640
    4Lane Clarke2141439
    5John Pearce251338
    6Cassio Rivetti1191737
    6Zume Gallaher1316837
    8Lauren Kay2012133
    9Bjorn Ikast5111531
    9Jason McArdle171431
    11Judy Nielson22628
    12Michelle Parker121325
    13Michelle Kerivan17724
    14Andrew Jayne2323
    15Kendall Bourgeois2222
    15Vani Khosla2222
    15Jaime Barge2222
    18Brynna Closson2121
    19Samantha Buirs2020
    19Patrick Pellin11920
    19Manuel Alvarez2020
    22Jeffrey Fields1919
    22Alden Giacopuzzi1919
    22Gabriela Pattison91019
    22James McDonald17219
    22Patricio Pasquel1919
    27Lisa McCluskey1818
    27Rich Fellers1818
    29Pablo Viscaino1717
    30Katelyn Edwards1616
    31Emily Esau- WIlliams1515
    31Rachel Cornacchia1515
    31Michael Williamson10515
    31Derek Chang12315
    35Jim Ifko1414
    35McKenna Norris1414
    35Lindsay Ramar Costigan 1414
    38Savannah Jenkins1313
    38Carly Anthony1313
    38Kaitlin Campbell1313
    41Sophie Simpson1212
    41Simon Schroeder1212
    41Tracey Wade1212
    41Arsia Ardalan33612
    41Misti Cassar1212
    46Angel Karolyi1111
    46Julia Nagler1111
    46Juan C Martin Del Campo1111
    49Hillary Ridland1010
    49Molly Talla1010
    49Kyle King1010
    49Mary Frances Looke3710
    49Allison LaJoie1010
    54Trudi Fletcher729
    54Crystal Nelson99
    54Marcelo de los Santos99
    54Haley Schwab99
    58Shauna Cook88
    58Mattias Ekeroth88
    58Daniel Zilla88
    61Scott Lico77
    61Lindsay Ramar77
    61Nick Gegen77
    64Mariano Alario66
    64Melody Liu66
    64Crystal Nelson336
    64Rigoberto Aldana66
    68Sloan Elmassian55
    69Serena Anand44
    70John Bragg213
    70Amy Hess33
    70Zazou Hoffman33
    73Nicolette Kivlin22
    73Hanna Mauritzson22
    73Shota Ogomori22
    73Madison Bradshaw22
    77Claire Follmer11
    77Emma Waldgogel11
    77Kate Abajian11
    77Peter Breakwell11