What is WEF in the horse world?

The Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) is the largest, longest running hunter/jumper equestrian event in the world. A 12-week long equestrian extravaganza held at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center (PBIEC) in Wellington, Florida. The WEF is produced and managed by Equestrian Sport Productions (ESP).

What does equestrian WEF mean?

Our biggest show is the Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF), which runs from January through April.

What is Wellington WEF?

The Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) is the largest, longest running hunter/jumper equestrian event in the world. A 12-week long equestrian extravaganza held at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center (PBIEC) in Wellington, Florida. The WEF is produced and managed by Equestrian Sport Productions (ESP).

Are spectators allowed at WEF?

2 min read January 2021 — The “Winter Equestrian Capital of the World” is again hosting its famous Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) but things are a little bit different this year. Most notably, the Festival will not be allowing spectators due to COVID concerns.

How long is the Winter Equestrian Festival?

The Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) is an annual equestrian festival running for 12 weeks between January and April in Wellington, Florida. Each of the 12 weeks is considered its own horse show, with separate competitions, as well as competitions that run throughout the festival.

Where is WEF horse?

Palm Beach International Equestrian Center, 3400 Equestrian Club Drive Wellington, FL 33414.

How do you qualify for the WEF Equitation Championship?

In order to qualify for the prestigious class, riders had to have won a blue ribbon in a 3’6” equitation class during WEF.

Is equestrian a sport?

The NCAA recognizes it and some schools offer scholarships. Students must adhere to the NCAA athlete requirements, etc. Just like any other sport, riders must be fit, intelligent and put in the time if you want to be successful. Yes, equestrian is most certainly a sport!

Where in Florida is the biggest horse show?

Ocala Equestrian – The largest equestrian complex in the United States, World Equestrian Center – Ocala brings the ultimate horse show experience to exhibitors and vendors, combining quality facilities with exceptional service.

What is the horse capital of the world?

Lexington is the Horse Capital of the World, center of the Thoroughbred breeding universe and home to the Kentucky Horse Park, as well as the historic Keeneland Racecourse.


Videos

VDL Quickthago (Presentation WEF Sport horse Auction 23rd Feb 2021)

Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) at PBIEC, Wellington, Florida

GumBitsLIVE Zoom8: Liz Redding WEF, Wellington FL loves Ponies & successfully Trains Horses too!


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