The Road to Qualifying for The Washington International Horse Show—Top Riders and Trainers Share Their Tips
At the beginning of each year, riders and trainers set their sights on attending the prestigious indoor shows that take place during the fall season. Bright lights and late nights mark the unique indoor shows that garner the undivided attention of the entire country. However, there is a catch. Each horse and rider pair must qualify and be accepted in order to compete. And, qualifying is no easy feat. During October 24-29, 2017, riders, trainers, and horses lucky enough to make the cut will gather in the heart of Washington, D.C., for the 59th annual Washington International Horse Show.