Wilmington, OH

Sunday Spotlight: Elizabeth and Aidan Kennedy

25 Jul 21 | Shows | SHARE

This week’s Sunday Spotlight shines on two junior rider siblings from New England.  Fifteen-year-old Elizabeth Kennedy and fourteen-year-old Aidan Kennedy traveled nearly fourteen hours to join us for their first ever WEC show! These two junior riders have been atop horses since they were both three years old and have had much success since then in the show ring. Elizabeth and Aiden’s parents, Cormac and […]

Back-to-Back Wins for Van Gogh & Wilhelm Genn in $30,000 WEC Ohio Grand Prix

25 Jul 21 | Shows | SHARE

An enthusiastic crowd filled the Sanctuary Arena stands this afternoon for feature jumper action including the Futures Prix 1.30m, followed by the WEC Grand Prix. Fans cheered for their favorite horse and rider combinations as they tackled the courses in hopes of a big win. Nineteen entries took on the evening’s Grand Prix course, which had a time allowed of eighty seconds in the first […]

Jeff Gogul & No Doubt Prove Unbeatable in $12,500 WEC Ohio Hunter Derby 3’6″-3’9″

24 Jul 21 | Shows | SHARE

WEC Wilmington Summer 2 kicked off Derby Friday in the main outdoor arena as sixty-two horse-and-rider combinations navigated the course designed by Bobby Murphy of Lexington, Kentucky. Riders vied for the win in the $10,000 WEC Hunter Derby 3’ Open, $10,000 WEC Hunter Derby 3’ Non-Pro and the $12,500 WEC Hunter Derby 3’6”-3’9”. Courses showcased inviting natural fences with creative flourishes such as the new […]

Read World Equestrian Magazine VOL II 2021, Out Now

23 Jul 21 | Ocala, FL | SHARE

In this issue, we celebrate the opening of the stunning Equestrian Hotel at World Equestrian Center – Ocala. In the style of a fabulous French chateau, the hotel is the crown jewel of the venue, with beautifully appointed suites and guest rooms, a luxury day spa, a whimsical toy store, the elegant Stirrups Restaurant and relaxed Yellow Pony pub. Top it off with amazing views […]

Father and Son take Top Two Placings in $10,000 WEC Wilmington Welcome Stake 1.35m

23 Jul 21 | Shows | SHARE

Summer is officially in full swing in southwestern Ohio and World Equestrian Center has taken full advantage of the warm sunny days by turning up the fans and preparing for Slash! Don’t forget to bring your swimsuits this Saturday. We kicked off WEC Summer 2 this afternoon with an exciting $10,000 Welcome Stake 1.35m, which boasted an impressive field of nineteen horse and rider combinations. […]

Sunday Spotlight: Accomplished Junior Rider Maelyn Taule

18 Jul 21 | Shows | SHARE

This week’s Sunday Spotlight shines on thirteen-year-old Maelyn Taule, a talented junior rider from Cincinnati, Ohio. Maelyn is fresh onto the Hunter/Jumper scene, as she grew up showing and competing on the Quarter Horse circuit. We sat down to chat with Maelyn about her many show ring accomplishments, the transitions from stock horses to Warmbloods, her hobbies, and showing at World Equestrian Center. WEC: Tell […]

This Girl is on Fire – Kady Abrahamson Wins Second Consecutive WEC $30,000 Grand Prix

18 Jul 21 | Shows | SHARE

Wilmington’s Sanctuary Arena was packed with exciting jumper action this afternoon for both the $30,000 Word Equestrian Center Grand Prix and the $10,000 Futures Prix 1.30m. Fractions of a second separated the top placing horses in both classes.  This afternoon’s $30,000 World Equestrian Center Grand Prix hosted a competitive field of twenty-five entries vying for the win over a technical course designed by Bobby Murphy […]

Melissa Donnelly & Corlando 49 Take Top Honors in the $12,500 WEC Hunter Derby 3’6”-3’9”

17 Jul 21 | Results | SHARE

WEC Wilmington Summer 1 Derby Friday kicked off with $10,000 WEC Hunter Derby 3’ Open, $10,000 WEC Hunter Derby 3’ Non-Pro and the $12,500 WEC Hunter Derby 3’6”-3’9”. Thirty-four horse-and-rider combinations navigated the elegant courses designed by Bobby Murphy of Lexington, Kentucky. First courses showcased inviting fences with several high point options, while the handy round for each class presented many opportunities for riders to […]

Agustin Rosales and California PJ Achieve Victory in WEC $10,000 Welcome Stake

16 Jul 21 | Uncategorized | SHARE

WEC Summer 1 Wilmington feature classes kicked off with an exciting $10,000 Welcome Stake, hosted Thursday evening in the Sanctuary arena. A crowd gathered to watch as twenty three talented riders contested the course designed by Bobby Murphy of Lexington, KY. Thirteen entries managed a clear first round with just seven jumping double clear, but it was California PJ and Agustin Rosales that captured the […]

Summer is here! Enter WEC NSBA Hunter/Jumper shows today!

08 Jul 21 | Shows | SHARE

Join us in Ohio July 14-18 to kick off WEC Summer shows! Entries are now open for World Equestrian Center – Wilmington Summer horse shows featuring three weeks of NSBA rated hunter/jumper competition. Entries and stall reservations can be made on horseshowing.com. The prize list is available at wec.net.  The World Equestrian Center – Wilmington 2021 Summer NSBA shows include the following dates: Summer I […]