National Horse Show Announces Dates and Locations for ASPCA Maclay Regionals



Vincent_022210.ufoLEXINGTON, (Phelps) – The National Horse Show is pleased to announce the dates and locations for this year’s ASPCA Maclay Regional competitions. The horse shows’ qualifying classes determine which riders will compete in the Alfred B, Maclay ASPCA National Championship, which will be held at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky on November 2, 2014.  

The ASPCA Maclay Horsemanship class has been held since 1933, and it is one of the most prestigious competitions for junior riders in the United States. Its winners are some of the biggest names in equestrian sport. Previous winners include: William Steinkraus in 1941, Frank Chapot (1948), George Morris (1952), Leslie Burr Howard (1972), Stacia Klein Madden in 1987, and Nicole Shahinian Simpson in 1992. The 2012 ASPCA Maclay National Championship winner was Jacob Pope, and in 2013 Lillie Keenan was named the winner.


Separate entry blanks for the ASPCA Maclay Regionals must be mailed to the National Horse Show. All other classes and stall requests should go directly to the host horse show.

The following Regional competitions will be qualifiers for the National Championship. Please contact the appropriate regional horse show for a prize list.


Region 1 – Northeast (CT,MA,ME,NH,RI,VT) – SEPTEMBER 21

Fairfield County Hunt Club, Fairfield, CT


Region 2, East (NJ,NY,PA) – SEPTEMBER 13

Old Salem Farm, North Salem, NY – 914-669-5610


Region 3, Southeast (AL,DC,DE,FL,GA,MD,MS,NC,SC,TN,VA,WV) – SEPTEMBER 21

Southeast Medal Finals. Jacksonville, FL – 904-993-2053 


Region 4, Midwest (IL,IN,KY,MI,OH) SEPTEMBER 20

Kentucky National, Lexington, KY – 615-838-7560 


Region 5, Central (AZ,IA, KS, LA,MO,MN,ND,NE,OK,SD,TX,WI) SEPTEMBER 13

St. Louis National Charity, Lake St. Louis, MO –   314-308-1162 


Region 6, Mountain (AZ,CO,NM,UT) – SEPTEMBER 13

Colorado Springs Fall Classic, CO – 818-679-5776 


Region 7, Northwest (AK,ID,MT,OR,WA,WY) – SEPTEMBER 13

NorthWest Autumn Classic, Monroe, WA – 360-805-6711 


Region 8, West (CA,HI,NV) – SEPTEMBER 13

Blenheim Fall Tournament, San Juan Capistrano, CA – 949-443-1841 

For more information on the ASPCA Maclay National Championships and its qualifiers as well as the National Horse Show, please visit


Photo Credit: Lillie Keenan of New York, NY, won the 2013 ASPCA Maclay National Championships. Photo Credit: Shawn McMillen. Photo may only be used in relation to this PMG press release.