Palm Beach Series Announced for 2017 Florida Winter Season!


Palm Beach Series Announced for 2017 Florida Winter Season!


The 2016 Turf Tour Leading Rider and Leading Lady Rider, Beth Underhill on course in Jim Brandon’s covered arena. (Photo courtesy of Andrew Ryback Photography)

Olympic Gold Medalist McLain Ward at the 2016 Turf Tour (Photo courtesy of Andrew Ryback Photography)


Olympic Gold Medalist Ben Maher showing at the 2016 Turf Tour at Jim Brandon Equestrian Center. (Photo courtesy of Andrew Ryback Photography)

Wellington, FL (November 27, 2016) – Florida’s winter show season just got a bit more exciting, as The Ridge Farm has officially announced their new hunter, jumper, and equitation circuit: The 2017 Palm Beach Series!

The 2017 Palm Beach Series is a 13-week circuit of hunter, jumper, and equitation competition, including a diverse offering of divisions and classes, National, International, and Pony USHJA Hunter Derbies, weekly 1.40-1.45M Grand Prix classes, USEF Equitation Tuesdays hosted at The Ridge at Wellington, and the exceptional venues and all natural surfaces on the Turf Tour. Hosted at the Jim Brandon Equestrian Center, just two miles from Wellington’s center, the Palm Beach Series will also offer seasonal stabling packages on the show grounds. The world class facility includes a slew of amenities for both horses and humans, including an oversized, lighted covered arena, multiple all weather outdoor warm up and show arenas, 2 large barns of permanent stabling, a lunging area, and a full range of amenities and vendor space.


Founded and organized by Olympic show jumper Nona Garson and her partner George D’Ambrosio, the Palm Beach Series, Turf Tour, and other shows hosted by The Ridge Farm are designed to give riders of all levels a world-class competitive experience in an intimate, laid back atmosphere. Essential for the development of riders, young horses, and the growth of the sport, The Ridge’s show series consistently attracts some of the industry’s top names, including internationally competitive hunters and Olympic Gold Medalists as well as young riders and amateurs.


Discounted Stabling Packages Available Through December!

The Ridge is offering a limited time discount on stabling packages for the 2017 Palm Beach Series! The two permanent barns at Jim Brandon Equestrian Center offer a full range of amenities and close proximity to the covered, all weather arenas, show office, and vendor row. Just a few minutes drive from PBIEC, the world class equestrian facility offers a laid back, competitive atmosphere and exceptional winter base for seasonal riders!

Contact The Ridge Farm at or call 908 500 0996 for more information.

Sponsor The Ridge Farm’s Elite Shows!

The Ridge is also accepting proposals for sponsorship and vendor opportunities at the Palm Beach Series. This diverse show circuit offers a variety of options, from jumps, division & class sponsorships, special awards such as Leading Rider and Leading Lady Rider, which were won in 2016 by Canadian Olympian Beth Underhill, gorgeous, accessible vendor space, prizelist and advertising, and ring sponsors.

Reach this passionate equestrian demographic on their own ‘turf,’ as a part of their competitive success and at an intimate, world-class venue.

For more information on sponsoring The Ridge Farm, contact, call 973 975 9472, or visit to download the sponsor packet.

Follow Nona Garson/The Ridge Farm and The Ridge at Wellington on Facebook for up to the minute news and info!

More photos from the 2016 Turf Tour, Hunter Derby Days, and USEF Equitation Tuesdays!

Photos courtesy of Andrew Ryback Photography and Equinium Sports Marketing

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