Columbus, Ohio – February 13, 2017 – The Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) is now accepting sponsors for the 2017 IEA Hunt Seat National Finals to be held April 21 - 23 at the Virginia Horse Center in Lexington, Virginia, and for the 2017 Western National Finals to be held June 29 - 30 at the Oklahoma State Fair Park in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
More than 450 qualified riders are expected to compete, both as teams and as individuals, for national championship titles in over fences and equitation on the flat classes throughout the four days at the Virginia Horse Center. Then, at the Oklahoma State Fair Park, over 150 qualified riders and teams will compete for national championship titles in horsemanship and reining classes. In addition to the approximately 600 finalists, more than 2,000 spectators are expected to attend the events.
Sponsorship packages can be tailored to fit a wide variety of sponsor needs by choosing from a broad menu of offerings to create a custom package. Interested companies can reach the important equestrian youth market, parents, grandparents, families and friends through any combination of sponsorship and advertising offerings, allowing a targeted communications strategy with multiple print, electronic and web advertising opportunities and a host of horse show sponsorship options.