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The 42nd Hampton Classic Horse Show opened Sunday under a sunny sky, a sure sign of the near end of the famed Hamptons summer season. For the next eight days, however, this spectacular annual equestrian event will host the highest levels of competition for hunter-jumper horses and riders of all ages and abilities. From the youngest local "leadline" riders all the way to Olympic and World Champions, the prestigious Hampton Classic Horse Show welcomes them all. From now through September 3, the Classic will feature over 200 classes in six beautifully manicured show rings; a Boutique Garden with more than 70 vendors for shopping, and a wide selection of dining options on the world-class 60-acre showground. Sunday's
The Hampton Classic, August 27-September 3, is one of the world's most prestigious horse shows and features competitors at every level from young children in leadline to Olympic, World, and World Cup Champions. The Classic also has competitions for riders with disabilities. The Hampton Classic features more than 200 classes in six show rings, a Boutique Garden with more than 70 vendors, and a wide selection of dining options, all on its world-class 60-acre show grounds.
Bridgehampton, NY - August 14, 2017 - The prestigious Hampton Classic Horse Show, a spectacular equestrian event like no other, will feature a wide range of exciting competition and attractions, including a new dressage exhibition, when the 42nd annual event returns to its world-class venue in Bridgehampton, NY, August 27-September 3.
Bridgehampton, NY - August 8, 2017 - Some of the most elite names international show jumping have confirmed their entries for the 42nd annual Hampton Classic Horse Show, one of the world's most prestigious events, returning to its pristine show grounds in Bridgehampton, NY, August 27-September 3. A star-studded lineup of Olympic, Pan American, and World Cup Champions will contend for top prize money and titles throughout the week, culminating in the $300,000 Hampton Classic Grand Prix CSI**** Presented by SOVARO®.
Bridgehampton, NY - July 31, 2017 - The 2017 Hampton Classic Horse Show will host its 7th annual Animal Adoption Day on Monday, August 28 during its world-class event being held at its pristine show grounds in Bridgehampton, NY, August 27 - September 3. This special event has helped hundreds of at-risk dogs, cats, and horses find forever homes, and a visit to the Hampton Classic on Animal Adoption Day is the perfect way to find a new four-footed friend!
Bridgehampton, NY - July 6, 2017 - The 42nd annual Hampton Classic Horse Show, August 27-September 3, is excited to announce the return of its Jump for Charity. As a 501(c)3 non-profit organization in its own right, The Hampton Classic also works to support other charities' efforts. This year the Classic continues its tradition of giving back to local non-profit organizations and equestrian-related causes by hosting its second annual Jump for Charity presented by Sea Shore Stables.
Bridgehampton, NY - June 20, 2017 - The 42nd Annual Hampton Classic Horse Show returns to Bridgehampton, NY, August 27 - September 3, to showcase the highest levels of equestrian show jumping competition. The Hampton Classic features six show rings, a Boutique Garden with more than 70 vendors, and a wide selection of dining options, all on its 60-acre show grounds.
Bridgehampton, NY – May 30, 2017 – The Hampton Classic Horse Show, one of the largest and most elite outdoor equestrian events in the nation, is delighted to announce that Lynn Mara, a Southampton’s native, has been selected as the Official Poster Artist for the 42st annual show taking place August 27-September 3. The Hampton Classic’s iconic posters are highly sought after souvenirs – many of which become collectors’ items – and they begin selling long before the event even starts!
Bridgehampton, NY - September 4, 2016 - In one of the most exciting jump-off rounds in the 41-year history of the Hampton Classic, Richie Moloney (IRL) blazed around the course on Carrabis Z, owned by Equinimity, LLC, to claim the top prize in the $300,000 Hampton Classic Grand Prix, presented by Longines.
Strauss also named Junior Jumper Champion Local rider Katherine Strauss won the $25,000 Campbell Stables Show Jumping Derby defeating Cloe Hymowitz, of New York, NY, in a two-horse jump-off from a field of 24 entries at the 41st annual Hampton Classic Horse Show. "It feels great, said the Southampton, NY, resident. "I have been working with my horse for a long time and it feels really great to have this result. I adjusted my approach to riding him and it's had a great outcome, so I'm really happy." Katherine Strauss and Capacity Win $25,000 Campbell Stables Show Jumping Derby Photo credit: Shawn McMillen Strauss went first in the jump-off on Capacity, owned by Katherine Strauss, LLC, and was on track for a fast clear