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Chagrin Valley Hunter Jumper Classic and Cleveland Grand Prix

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The Chagrin Valley Hunter Jumper Classic is an eight-day horse show that includes the Cleveland Grand Prix jumping event. The show, held each July at the Cleveland Metroparks Polo Field in Moreland Hills, includes an array of events and three rings of daily hunter and jumper competitions. The 2012 dates are July 6-21.

Event Schedule:

The horse show competition begins at 8am daily and there will be three rings of events each day. For a full schedule of events, see the show's Web site.

Cleveland Grand Prix and CVPHA Grand Prix:

The Cleveland Grand Prix and CVPHA Grand Prix are the highlights of the Chagrin Valley Hunter and Jumper Show. The Cleveland Grand Prix is held on Sunday, July 15, and has a $30,000 purse. The CVPHA Grand Prix will be held July 21 and has a $25,000 purse.

Other Activities:

In addition to the horse events, the show features dog obedience and agility competitions, Family Day, and several benefit luncheons and dinners.

Tickets:

Tickets may be purchased at the gate or ahead of time at Schneiders Saddlery. Grass and bleacher seating is available with your general admission ticket. Bring a lawn chair, picnic blanket, or enjoy the view from ringside bleachers (available first come, first serve).

General Admission for 2012 is free July 11 through July 13 and July 17 through July 20; $5 for adults and $3 for seniors and children 12 and under July 14-15; and $10 for adults and $5 for seniors and children on Saturday, July 21. Box seating is also available.

Directions :

The Cleveland Metroparks Polo Field is located in Moreland Hills at the junction of Ohio Route 87 and Chagrin River Rd., about 30 minute east of Cleveland and just outside of the village of Chagrin Falls.

Contact Information:

The Chagrin Valley Hunter Jumper Classic is organized by the Chagrin Valley PHA (Professional Horsemen's Association) Horse Show, Inc. For more information, call 330 903-9915 or visit their Web site.

(updated 7-13-12

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