Real Rider Cup Lexington

The Lexington, Kentucky leg of the 2023 Real Rider Cup will take place at New Vocations at Mereworth Farm location on Saturday, July 8th, 2023, just ahead of the Fasig-Tipton sale. Join us for a spirited evening of thrilling competition, gates open at 6pm! Free to attend (RSVP appreciated); food trucks, cash bar, and live music will be on hand for your enjoyment.

Please, no dogs.

Rain or shine! There is limited tent seating, as well as bleachers. Spectators are welcome to bring a camp chair.

Schedule of Events

  • 5 PM: Rider check-in open
  • 6 PM: Gates open to guests
  • 6 PM: Rider briefing and course walk
  • 7 PM: First rider on course
  • 8 PM: Mounted awards ceremony

Address: 719 Dolan Ln, Lexington, KY 40511

On-site contact: Carey Cairo
(859) 252-9574

Limited stabling is available for participants, please contact Carey Cairo for more information. For all other questions, please route your inquiry through our Contact Us page.

Participating horses must provide current negative Coggins and proof of EHV-1 vaccination within the prior six months.

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