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Workout at WEC! Introducing the NEW Ohio Facility Fitness Center

22 Sep 21 | Wilmington, OH | SHARE

Workout at WEC! Introducing the NEW Ohio Facility Fitness Center Warm up for a day of riding or stay motivated in your everyday routine. World Equestrian Center – Wilmington introduces the new Fitness Center. It will be open 24 hours a day and is located adjacent to the Riders Lounge. This workout and exercise facility features a wide array of state-of-the-art equipment and an inviting […]

World Equestrian Center Acquires Iconic Ocala Jockey Club Property

04 Aug 21 | Ocala, FL | SHARE

OCALA, Florida – August 4, 2021 – World Equestrian Center (WEC) announced today that it has acquired the iconic Ocala Jockey Club. The nearly 1000-acre facility has a rich history in hosting top equestrian events and in hospitality with an event space that offers unparalleled views of the rolling hills and incomparable Ocala sunsets. Moving forward, the facility will be known as The World Equestrian Jockey Club. […]

World Equestrian Center – Ocala Implements Precautionary Equine Biosecurity Measures

27 Jul 21 | Shows | SHARE

World Equestrian Center – Ocala – July 27, 2021 – World Equestrian Center – Ocala features three more weeks of our Summer Series NSBA hunter/jumper horse shows, and we are committed to safety and wellbeing of all equine and human athletes at our facilities. Considering the recent positive case of Equine Herpesvirus Myeloencephalopathy (EHM) secondary to EHV-1 at the Sonoma Horse Park in California, World […]

World Equestrian Center – Ocala Adds More Than $150K Prize Money Thru July 4 Shows

15 Jun 21 | Shows | SHARE

OCALA, Florida, June 15 – World Equestrian Center – Ocala has kicked off its inaugural 2021 NSBA Summer Series hunter/jumper shows and is adding additional prize money for the next three weeks June 16-20, June 23-27, and June 30-July 4 in celebration and appreciation of the outstanding support the Series has received.  View Prize List View Lodging Options View Entries and Stall Reservations View the […]

Official Statement from World Equestrian Center

23 Apr 21 | Ocala, FL | SHARE

World Equestrian Center management has decided that beginning May 3rd, all 2021 competitions at our Wilmington, Ohio, and Ocala, Florida, venues will be sanctioned by the National Snaffle Bit Association (NSBA). As a competition organizer we have experienced incredible support from the NSBA and their executives. For our exhibitors, in addition to being an affordable choice, the NSBA offers many benefits including transparency, safe and […]

International Dressage Competition Begins at World Equestrian Center – Ocala

15 Apr 21 | Ocala, FL | SHARE

Ocala, Florida – World Equestrian Center – Ocala opened its doors to international dressage competitors on Thursday, April 15, and will host the World Equestrian Center Dressage III CDI3*, through April 18, 2021. The World Equestrian Center Dressage III CDI3* is the first international competition sanctioned by the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) to be held at the new World Equestrian Center – Ocala venue. The […]

Call for Vendors at World Equestrian Center Dressage III CDI3*

01 Apr 21 | Ocala, FL | SHARE

Vendors interested in partnering with World Equestrian Center – Ocala for the upcoming World Equestrian Center Dressage III CDI3* may apply now to be a part of the superior shopping experience that will be available to all exhibitors. The inaugural international competition, sanctioned by the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI), is slated to take place at World Equestrian Center – Ocala from April 15-18, 2021. Online […]

World Equestrian Center Acquires Mona’s Monograms

15 Mar 21 | Ocala, FL | SHARE

For Immediate Release OCALA, Florida – March 15, 2021 – World Equestrian Center has acquired Mona’s Monograms, a company with 25 years of experience in customized embroidery, printing and engraving for the equestrian industry. Mona’s Monograms mobile shop has been a fixture at premiere horse shows earning a reputation for quality custom farm and stable branding, personalized equestrian products and clothing, and unique horse show […]

Negative EHV-1 Test Result for Horse Stabled at World Equestrian Center – Ocala

10 Mar 21 | Ocala, FL | SHARE

OCALA, Florida – March 9, 2021 – World Equestrian Center – Ocala management this evening received a negative EHV-1 test result from the State of Florida veterinarian on the horse sent to the University of Florida recently from Barn D at the venue. Based on the negative test result, the State of Florida, World Equestrian Center – Ocala veterinarians and management have lifted the quarantine […]

World Equestrian Center – Ocala Official Update EHV-1

07 Mar 21 | Ocala, FL | SHARE

OCALA, Florida – March 7, 2021 – World Equestrian Center – Ocala management was made aware in the late evening of Saturday, March 6 that a horse in Barn D was presenting with a high fever. The team proactively had the horse removed from the grounds and sent to the University of Florida for testing, isolation and observation. The WEC management team, our on site […]