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
    Entries24231612
    Add Back$1,200$1,150$800$600$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$0$33,750

    Current Standings

    StandingRiderSpring Classic 1Spring Classic 3Spring Classic 4June Classic IJune Classic 2June Classic 3Red, White & BlueTotal Points
    1Tina Yates251843
    2Nicole Haunert191736
    3Shawn Casady2424
    3Michelle Kerivan17724
    5Andrew Jayne2323
    6Kendall Bourgeois2222
    6Vani Khosla2222
    8Brynna Closson2121
    8Lane Clarke2121
    10Samantha Buirs2020
    10Lauren Kay2020
    10Cassio Rivetti11920
    13Alden Giacopuzzi1919
    14Rich Fellers1818
    15Jason McArdle1717
    16Katelyn Edwards1616
    16Bjorn Ikast51116
    18Rachel Cornacchia1515
    19Jim Ifko1414
    19McKenna Norris1414
    19Lindsay Ramar Costigan 1414
    22Kaitlin Campbell1313
    22Zume Gallaher1313
    22Carly Anthony1313
    25Sophie Simpson1212
    25Simon Schroeder1212
    25Tracey Wade1212
    28Angel Karolyi1111
    28Julia Nagler1111
    30Molly Talla1010
    30Kyle King1010
    30Hillary Ridland1010
    33Gabriela Pattison99
    34Shauna Cook88
    34Mattias Ekeroth88
    34Daniel Zilla88
    37Scott Lico77
    37Lindsay Ramar77
    37Trudi Fletcher77
    40Mariano Alario66
    40Arsia Ardalan336
    42Sloan Elmassian55
    43Serena Anand44
    44Amy Hess33
    44Zazou Hoffman33
    46Hanna Mauritzson22
    46Shota Ogomori22
    46Madison Bradshaw22
    46John Bragg22
    50Emma Waldgogel11
    50Claire Follmer11
    50Peter Breakwell11