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2021 MARKEL INSURANCE
1.40m – 1.45m JUMPER SERIES

OVERALL PROGRAM PRIZE MONEY
$395,000 + ADDBACK FOR SERIES FINAL

Series to comprise of 15 Qualifying events to be held throughout the Blenheim EquiSports 2021 Horse Show Season, March 24 – September 26, 2021; and a Final to be held during the Las Vegas National Horse Show, November 15-21, 2021. 

 

QUALIFIER SPECS

Entry Fee: $550; $50.00 of each Entry Fee to be added back to Finals purse; $25.00 of each Entry Fee to be added back to Rider Bonus purse (50% to the Leading Lady Rider of the Series; 50% to the Leading Gentleman Rider of the Series after the conclusion of the Finals)

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

Time Allowed: 375 meters per minute.

Fences: 1.40m – 1.45m

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.

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:  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.

Cassio Rivetti

2020 Finals Winner – Cassio Rivetti aboard Goblet

FINAL SPECS

The Markel Insurance 1.45m Jumper Series Final will be held at the 2021 Las Vegas National Horse Show (November 16 – 21). The top 25 riders from the 2021 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.  In addition, 100% of the $25 added back to final purse from each entry fee per qualifier throughout qualifying season to be awarded to the Leading Lady Rider of the Series (50%) & to the Leading Gentleman Rider of the Series (50%), based on total points earned after the conclusion of the Finals.

QUALIFYING SEASON INCLUDES:

  1. $25,000 Grand Prix – Blenheim Spring Classic I
  2. $20,000 Jumper Classic – Blenheim Spring Classic II
  3. $25,000 Grand Prix – Blenheim Spring Classic IV
  4. $25,000 Grand Prix – Showpark Ranch & Coast @ Blenheim
  5. $25,000 Grand Prix – Blenheim June Classic I
  6. $25,000 Grand Prix – Blenheim June Classic II
  7. $25,000 Grand Prix – Blenheim June Classic III
  8. $25,000 Grand Prix – Blenheim Red, White & Blue Classic
  9. $25,000 Grand Prix – Showpark Summer Festival
  10. $25,000 Grand Prix – Showpark Racing Festival
  11. $25,000 Grand Prix – Showpark August Festival
  12. $25,000 Grand Prix – Blenheim Summer Classic
  13. $25,000 Grand Prix – Showpark Summer Classic
  14. $25,000 Grand Prix – Blenheim Fall Tournament
  15. $20,000 Jumper Classic – International Jumping Festival

TOTAL PRIZE MONEY:  $365,000

FINALS: $41,000 – Las Vegas National Horse Show

OVERALL PROGRAM PRIZE MONEY:  $395,000 PLUS ADDED MONEY

Current Standings

StandingRiderBES Spring Classic 1BES Spring Classic 2BES Spring Classic 4Ranch & CoastBES June Classic 1BES June Classic 2BES June Classic 3BES Red, White, & BlueSP Summer FestivalSP Racing FestivalAugust FestivalBES Summer ClassicSP Summer ClassicFall TournamentInt't Jumping FestTotal Points
1Jason McArdle16101113814581297
2Nicole Haunert1481014 202288
3Joie Gatlin151213134 2481
4Hillary Ridland68351714 681380
5Cassio Rivetti187 113470
6Zume Gallaher11115 182166
7Sara Van Fleet615411101965
8Michelle Parker651716 1862
9Bruno Diniz Das Neves11129102062
10Laura Hite24922560
11Keri Potter2193060
12Jenny Calandra78112753
13Trent McGee152161052
14Simon Schroeder1213134 42
15Charlie Jones172542
16Jeffrey Fields81415441
17Eliza Broz132841
18Hannah Loly152439
19Braden James8121737
20Sloan Elmassian3 4571534
21Saree Gordon Solanki1122 33
22Kendall Bourgeois1319 32
23Bretton Chad3232
24Derek Chang2929
25Dakoda Mower914326
26Skylar Wireman3101225
27Nicholas Choi103 5624
28Vani Khosla23 23
29Luis Sabino2222
30Kyle King21 21
31Matt Archer20 20
32Uma O'Neill1919
33Savannah Jenkins361019
34Kendall Gath1818
35Will Simpson17 17
36Michelle Kerivan89 17
37Clea Caddell1717
38Misti Cassar1717
39Brooke Morin1616
40Shawn Casady13316
41Delaney Batter1616
42Wendy Lee Thompson113216
43Stephanie Gershon21416
44Alexandra Biederman8715
45Nicole Peterson1515
46Mariano Maggi1414
47Scott Lico95 14
48Charlotte Murray1313
49Katie Murray411612
50Mari Gromkowski4 711
51Catherine Nolan1111
52Hanna Mauritzon1111
53Melody Liu1111
54Leslie Wright10 10
55Tracey Wade1010
56Alexandre Azevedo2810
57Simon Berg1010
58Kyara Semrau9 9
59Daniel Zilla99
60Kristi Doyle88
61Angel Karolyi88
62Cameron Brown77
63Ceinwen Muma527
64Mark Watring77
65Simone Berg77
66Sahana Ganesan5117
67John Bragg66
68Holly Kilham Charlebo66
70Christopher Fellers 55
71Humberto Quirarte44
72Everado Hegewisch224
73Lauren Kolbe44
74Tara Corr33
75Jamie Sailor6283
76Shota Ogomori33
77Claire Follmer33
78Guillermo Obligado73 2
79Rachel Torok22
80Lindsay Sceats22
81Alison Raich11