OPENING DAY AT THE HAMPTON CLASSIC
One of the most eagerly anticipated events of the Hamptons summer season, The Hampton Classic Horse Show, is being held this week. First organized in the early 1900’s, The Hampton Classic is one of the largest outdoor horse shows in the United States, and a premier destination for riders and spectators alike. The show is open to all levels of riders, from seasoned champions to young amateurs, but the pinnacle of the show is the Grand Prix jumping, one of the highest levels of competition in the equestrian world.
CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: STRIPED STABLE TENTS; CHILDRENS LOW EQUITATION; DEVOUCOUX FETLOCK GUARD; RJ CLASSICS SHOW COAT; THE CLASSIC HUNTER DERBY
There is probably no sport more chic than riding. Brands like Hermes, Parlanti, Cynthia Munro, RJ Classics, Pikeur, and Devoucoux, are just a few of the equestrian brands that define luxury and elegance. The Classic features a grassy boutique garden with over 70 shops, offering the ultimate in riding apparel and gear, as well as other fun shopping.
The Classic is the impressive grand finale to Hampton summer season, showcasing incredible athleticism, grace and style. So should you find yourself on the east end of Long Island this week, it’s worth a trot over to The Classic to watch the ultimate blend of sport and style in action.
CLOCKWISE FROM TOP LEFT: CHIC YOUNG RIDERS; HERMES SADDLE; PARLANTI ROMA RIDING BOOTS; GPA SPEED’AIR EVOLUTION HELMET; ESSEX PERFORMANCE COOLMAX WRAP COLLAR SHOW SHIRT; ROECKL GLOVES