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MEDIA ALERT! First Southeast Medal Finals To Begin Friday September 21
Jacksonville, FL – September 20, 2012 – The long-awaited, first-ever Southeast Medal Finals will get underway at the Jacksonville Equestrian MEDIA ALERT! First Southeast Medal Finals To Begin Friday September 21
Jacksonville, FL – September 20, 2012 – The long-awaited, first-ever Southeast Medal Finals will get underway at the Jacksonville Equestrian Center on Friday, September 21 and will run through Sunday, September 23, 2012.

Any members of the media attending and/or requiring assistance to cover the event, please contact Carrie Wirth, from Phelps Media Group at 612-209-0310.

The show is patterned after the successful and long-standing New England Medal Finals, giving riders in Zone 4 and Region 3 a chance to compete for top honors in an array of classes. The Indoor show will feature hunter, jumper and equitation classes, with highlight classes including the ASPCA Maclay Region 3 Regionals.

The Southeast Medal Finals is a proud supporter of the Wounded Warrior Project. A silent auction will be held to benefit this worthy cause, and will feature a guest speaker from the Wounded Warrior Project.

Southeast Medal Finals Fast Facts:

WHAT: The Southeast Medal Finals will be a new indoor hunter, jumper and equitation horse show attracting the top riders from USHJA Zone 4 and beyond.

WEBSITE: http://www.southeastmedalfinals.com

PRIZE LIST: http://www.southeastmedalfinals.com/Downloads.aspx

WHEN: September 21-23, 2012

WHERE: The Jacksonville Equestrian Center, 13611 Normandy Boulevard Jacksonville, FL 32221 featuring a large indoor coliseum with 3,000 seats, two outdoor rings and 500 permanent stalls.

FEATURES
Southeast Junior 3′ Medal Finals
Southeast Adult 3′ Medal Finals
ASPCA Maclay Regionals
Region Three ASPCA Maclay Equitation Classic
Florida Equitation Classic
Zone 4 $10,000 Children’s Jumper Championship
Zone 4 $10,000 Adult Jumper Championship
Zone 4 Children’s Hunter Championship
Zone 4 Adult Hunter Championship
Zone 4 Children’s Hunter Pony Championship

SPONSORS

Phelps Media Group International http://phelpsmediagroup.com

Horse Shows Online http://horseshowsonline.com

Classic Company http://www.classiccompany.com

Jerry Parks Insurance Group – Representing Great American Insurance Group http://www.jerryparksinsurance.com

Equestrian Travel http://www.equestriantravel.com

Geddaway Farm http://geddawayfarm.com

Land Rover Jacksonville http://www.landroverjacksonville.net

Coriander Farm http://www.corianderfarm.com

Penny Farms Equestrian Center http://penneyfarmsequestriancenter.com

James Lala’s Wellington Quarantine, LLC http://www.JamesLalaQuarantine.com

CONTACT INFORMATION:
Susan Rindal -904-655-5497 – rindal@bellsouth.net
Bob Bell – 843-768-5503 – bbell@earthlink.net
James Lala- 561-906-6668- jdlala@aol.com

OFFICIALS
* Hunter and Equitation Judges: Kip Rosenthal, John Roper, and Brian Lenehan
* Jumper Judges: Allen Rheinheimer and Fred Brown
* Course Designer: Allen Rheinheimer and Joe Carnicom

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES:
* Banners: 20 Eight Foot Banners to Hang in Ring
* Parties: Welcome Party, Jumper Cocktail Party, Maclay Breakfast
* Program Ads: Full Color, Full Page – Business Card Size
* Tables: 20 VP Tables for Six with full service
* Prize Money: Adult and Children’s Jumper Championships
* Cooler Sponsors: 10 Coolers Awarded to Championship Winners
* Grooms Award

DIRECTIONS:
Coming Into Florida From The North:
Take I-95 SOUTH to 295 SOUTH, 14.5 miles to Interstate 10 WEST, 4.8 miles to Cecil Commerce Parkway, exit #350. Turn right off the ramp, go 3.6 miles and turn right on Normandy Blvd. (State Road 228). The Jacksonville Equestrian Center is located 2.5 miles on the right hand side of Normandy Blvd.

Coming North From South Florida:
Take I-95 NORTH to 295 NORTH, 15.6 miles to the 103rd Street (State Road 134) Exit 16. Turn left off the ramp, go 7.8 miles and turn right on New World Ave. Go one block and turn left on Normandy Blvd. (State Road 228). The Jacksonville Equestrian Center is 1 mile on the right hand side of Normandy Blvd.

Coming Into Florida From The West:
Take Interstate 10 EAST to the Cecil Commerce Parkway (exit #350). Turn left off the ramp, go 3.6 miles and turn right on Normandy Blvd. (State Road 228). The Jacksonville Equestrian Center is located 2.5 miles on the right hand side of Normandy Blvd.

Coming From The Ocala Area:
Take US 27 NORTH to US 301. Keep straight onto US 301, 22.5 miles. Turn right onto US 301 NORTH, 51.3 miles, turn right onto Normandy Blvd. (State Road 228). The Jacksonville Equestrian Center is located 6.6 miles on the left hand side of Normandy Blvd.

Coming South On Us 301 Into Florida:
10.8 miles to Callahan, Fl. and turn right on US 301 SOUTH to Baldwin, Fl., 20 miles, and turn right to stay on US 301 SOUTH. Go 1 mile and turn left to stay on US 301 SOUTH. Go 6.4 miles and turn left onto Normandy Blvd. (State Road 228). The Jacksonville Equestrian Center is located 7.3 miles on the left hand side of Normandy Blvd.
on Friday, September 21 and will run through Sunday, September 23, 2012.

Any members of the media attending and/or requiring assistance to cover the event, please contact Carrie Wirth, from Phelps Media Group at 612-209-0310.

The show is patterned after the successful and long-standing New England Medal Finals, giving riders in Zone 4 and Region 3 a chance to compete for top honors in an array of classes. The Indoor show will feature hunter, jumper and equitation classes, with highlight classes including the ASPCA Maclay Region 3 Regionals.

The Southeast Medal Finals is a proud supporter of the Wounded Warrior Project. A silent auction will be held to benefit this worthy cause, and will feature a guest speaker from the Wounded Warrior Project.

Southeast Medal Finals Fast Facts:

WHAT: The Southeast Medal Finals will be a new indoor hunter, jumper and equitation horse show attracting the top riders from USHJA Zone 4 and beyond.

WEBSITE: http://www.southeastmedalfinals.com

PRIZE LIST: http://www.southeastmedalfinals.com/Downloads.aspx

WHEN: September 21-23, 2012

WHERE: The Jacksonville Equestrian Center, 13611 Normandy Boulevard Jacksonville, FL 32221 featuring a large indoor coliseum with 3,000 seats, two outdoor rings and 500 permanent stalls.

FEATURES
Southeast Junior 3′ Medal Finals
Southeast Adult 3′ Medal Finals
ASPCA Maclay Regionals
Region Three ASPCA Maclay Equitation Classic
Florida Equitation Classic
Zone 4 $10,000 Children’s Jumper Championship
Zone 4 $10,000 Adult Jumper Championship
Zone 4 Children’s Hunter Championship
Zone 4 Adult Hunter Championship
Zone 4 Children’s Hunter Pony Championship

SPONSORS

Phelps Media Group International http://phelpsmediagroup.com

Horse Shows Online http://horseshowsonline.com

Classic Company http://www.classiccompany.com

Jerry Parks Insurance Group – Representing Great American Insurance Group http://www.jerryparksinsurance.com

Equestrian Travel http://www.equestriantravel.com

Geddaway Farm http://geddawayfarm.com

Land Rover Jacksonville http://www.landroverjacksonville.net

Coriander Farm http://www.corianderfarm.com

Penny Farms Equestrian Center http://penneyfarmsequestriancenter.com

James Lala’s Wellington Quarantine, LLC http://www.JamesLalaQuarantine.com

CONTACT INFORMATION:
Susan Rindal -904-655-5497 – rindal@bellsouth.net
Bob Bell – 843-768-5503 – bbell@earthlink.net
James Lala- 561-906-6668- jdlala@aol.com

OFFICIALS
* Hunter and Equitation Judges: Kip Rosenthal, John Roper, and Brian Lenehan
* Jumper Judges: Allen Rheinheimer and Fred Brown
* Course Designer: Allen Rheinheimer and Joe Carnicom

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES:
* Banners: 20 Eight Foot Banners to Hang in Ring
* Parties: Welcome Party, Jumper Cocktail Party, Maclay Breakfast
* Program Ads: Full Color, Full Page – Business Card Size
* Tables: 20 VP Tables for Six with full service
* Prize Money: Adult and Children’s Jumper Championships
* Cooler Sponsors: 10 Coolers Awarded to Championship Winners
* Grooms Award

DIRECTIONS:
Coming Into Florida From The North:
Take I-95 SOUTH to 295 SOUTH, 14.5 miles to Interstate 10 WEST, 4.8 miles to Cecil Commerce Parkway, exit #350. Turn right off the ramp, go 3.6 miles and turn right on Normandy Blvd. (State Road 228). The Jacksonville Equestrian Center is located 2.5 miles on the right hand side of Normandy Blvd.

Coming North From South Florida:
Take I-95 NORTH to 295 NORTH, 15.6 miles to the 103rd Street (State Road 134) Exit 16. Turn left off the ramp, go 7.8 miles and turn right on New World Ave. Go one block and turn left on Normandy Blvd. (State Road 228). The Jacksonville Equestrian Center is 1 mile on the right hand side of Normandy Blvd.

Coming Into Florida From The West:
Take Interstate 10 EAST to the Cecil Commerce Parkway (exit #350). Turn left off the ramp, go 3.6 miles and turn right on Normandy Blvd. (State Road 228). The Jacksonville Equestrian Center is located 2.5 miles on the right hand side of Normandy Blvd.

Coming From The Ocala Area:
Take US 27 NORTH to US 301. Keep straight onto US 301, 22.5 miles. Turn right onto US 301 NORTH, 51.3 miles, turn right onto Normandy Blvd. (State Road 228). The Jacksonville Equestrian Center is located 6.6 miles on the left hand side of Normandy Blvd.

Coming South On Us 301 Into Florida:
10.8 miles to Callahan, Fl. and turn right on US 301 SOUTH to Baldwin, Fl., 20 miles, and turn right to stay on US 301 SOUTH. Go 1 mile and turn left to stay on US 301 SOUTH. Go 6.4 miles and turn left onto Normandy Blvd. (State Road 228). The Jacksonville Equestrian Center is located 7.3 miles on the left hand side of Normandy Blvd.

BENEFICIARY
Wounded Warrior Project’s mission is to honor and empower wounded veterans. The organization raises awareness and enlists the public’s aid for the needs of injured service members, helps injured service members aid and assist each other and provides unique, direct programs and services to meet the needs of injured service members. Their vision is to foster the most successful, well-adjusted generation of wounded service members in our nation’s history. For more information go to:
http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org

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