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Showplace Productions To Host IHJA B Medal Finals

The IHJA B Show offers the Derby Finals in usual Showplace Productions' all-out style!

Includes the Hunter Derby Finals Roscoe, IL – August 12, 2019 – Showplace Productions will host the Illinois Hunter Jumper Association's (IHJA) B Circuit Medal and Derby Finals, August 23-25, 2019, as part of  the impressive local circuit lineup for the 2019 show season. Showplace Productions prides itself in making every event for every level of riding a spectacular and memorable experience. Join Showplace Productions for this fantastic weekend full of amazing awards and hospitality. The season wrap up show includes the $1,000 Hunter Derby has supported the hunter derby experience for local riders since the inception of the class, offering riders a chance to experience a hunter derby class at heights appropriate to their level of riding. Showplace Productions makes the derby finals possible, while offering incentives for the leading horse, leading professional rider and the leading junior/amateur rider in the series.'s President Brenda Mueller, will sponsor the series awards along with a delicious Derby Breakfast to celebrate the finals.  "I'd like to thank Showplace Productions for continuing to host the derby at every B show," said Mueller. "It gives riders something to look forward to and something to learn from each time they ride in a derby. Since I was in on the ground floor of the development of the original hunter derby concept with the Chicago group of professionals, it means a lot to me to see the derby available at all levels of experience. Showplace's Pat Boyle always does a great job making the courses fun and challenging. Having the finals in the grand prix ring is just the icing on the cake and includes great prizes and hospitality. I'm happy to see riders participate in the class and encourage everyone to try one." Leaders in the series so far include Carmine D'Aversa and Scout in first, Du Monde with Abby-Dvorak Peat hold the second place spot and Witty Comeback with Rachel Bishop are currently in third.  Don't miss your chance to win the series!

Showplace Productions makes every final a memorable experience. In addition to the derby final, Showplace Productions has fantastic awards lined up for the B Medal Finals winners. Challenging courses and work-offs await the circuit riders with victory gallops for all divisions. 

Riders experience challenging courses in the grand prix ring at Ledges for the finals. The B Circuit series boasts top of line jumps and courses, awards and ribbons through 8th place, special awards for the highest hunter classic score, special prizes for classic and derby winners and first place prizes for every class. Divisions are offered at every level from beginners to Children’s/Adult Jumpers, from baby green hunters to Open and Junior/Amateur Owner Hunters, and from short stirrup equitation to Junior/Amateur medal classes. Classics are offered for every division. Conveniently located at Ledges Sporting Horses on Love Road in Roscoe, Illinois, directly off HWY 90/51 with easy access from Wisconsin and the greater Chicago area, the location boasts numerous hotels and restaurants nearby. Ledges also has great permanent stabling, multiple outdoor arenas and schooling areas, top of the line footing, jumps and food located on site. Ledges has hosted national grand prixs as well as USHJA zone championships for both hunters and jumpers and is one of Chicago's favorite places to horse show year round. The final B circuit show is Sept. 20-22, the Showplace Fall Show at Ledges. For B show prize lists click here.

For more information on other Showplace Productions’ events, visit the website at To keep up with the latest news, visit Like them on Facebook and Instagram and sign up for e-news! #weloveledges  follow Showplace Productions on Facebook and Instagram!! B Circuit Classics Offered:

$250 Short Stirrup Hunter Classic  $250 Long Stirrup Hunter Classic  $250 Pony Hunter Classic  $250 Beginner Children’s Hunter Classic  $250 Beginner Adult Hunter Classic  $250 Novice Children’s Hunter Classic  $250 Novice Adult Hunter Classic $250 Limit Hunter Classic $250 Modified Children’s /Adult Hunter Classic  $250 Children’s/Amateur Adult Hunter Classic  $250 Junior/AO Hunter Classic $250 Open Jumper Classic $250 Puddle Jumper Classic $250 Modified Child Adult Jumper Classic  $250 Low Child Adult Jumper Classic  $250 Child Adult Jumper Classic  See the Showplace website for the Showplace Fall A Series, August 29 - September 1, September 5-8 and 19-22, 2019.


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