USHJA Gladstone Cup Equitation Classic, presented by Intermont Equestrian at Emory & Henry College

The USHJA Gladstone Cup Equitation Classic, presented by Intermont Equestrian at Emory & Henry College, is a three round class that combines the precision of equitation and handiness of hunters over a course set at 3'6". 

Held during the East and West Coast USEF Junior Hunter National Championships, the Gladstone Cup is open to any rider that is an Active USHJA junior member at the time of the competition and has won a USEF Medal, ASPCA Maclay, USEF Show Jumping Talent Search or Overall WIHS Equitation Classic during the qualifying year.

*For 2020 only, the USHJA Gladstone Cup - West qualifying criteria has been modified to allow all Active USHJA junior members to participate in the Classic. The East Coast event is open to any Junior rider that has won either a USEF Hunter Seat Medal, ASPCA Maclay, USEF Show Jumping Talent Search, either phase of a WIHS Equitation Classic at a National or Premier competition, or Overall WIHS Equitation Classic at a competition with a start date between June 1, 2019 and May 31, 2020.

2020 Gladstone Equitation Classic Dates

Flintfields Horse Park
Williamsburg, Michigan
Tuesday, August 25

Sonoma Horse Park
Petaluma, California
Friday, July 17

Once a rider has won the USHJA Gladstone Cup, he or she will not be allowed to compete again and will be invited to present awards for the following year.

 View the 2020 Gladstone Cup Equitation Classic Qualifying List

Specifications for USHJA Gladstone Cup Equitation Classic

Gladstone Cup Equitation Classic
(Effective 12/1/2019 through 11/30/2020)

Gladstone Cup Equitation Classic
(Effective 12/1/2020 through 11/30/2021)

Previous Winners

2020 West Coast - Payton Potter

2019 West Coast - Voliet Lindemann-Barnett
2019 East Coast - Madeline Schaefer

2018 West Coast - Kaitlyn Lovingfoss
2018 East Coast - Daisy Farish

2017 West Coast - Augusta Iwasaki
2017 East Coast - Taylor St. Jacques

2016 West Coast - Kayla Lott 
2016 East Coast - Maya Nayyar

2015 - Victoria Colvin
2014 - Caitlin Boyle
2013 - Lillie Keenan
2012 - Genevieve Zock
2011 - Sarah Milliren
2010 - Catherine Tyree

2009 - Taylor Ann Adams
2008 - Katherine Newman
2007 - Maggie McAlary
2006 - Addison Philips
2005 - Lexy Reed