Quarter Horses Take The Reins Over Memorial Day at the Jacksonville Equestrian Center

The Florida Quarter Horse Association hosted a three-day showing extravaganza at the Jacksonville Equestrian Center May 26-28, 2018.  High point awards were given out and over 200 classes offered something for everyone to enjoy. Showcasing the versatility of the American Quarter Horse; the show offered a full slate of classes including trail, reining, and conformation.  […]

First Coast Classic Dressage Brings Unique “Showposium” to the Jacksonville Equestrian Center

With top tier arenas, an indoor coliseum like no other in the area and over 400 permanent stalls, the Jacksonville Equestrian Center provides everything a dressage rider needs to enjoy competing with their equine partner. First Coast Classic Dressage landed at the Jacksonville facility to learn and improve their dressage knowledge this past weekend when […]

JEC Spotlight

JEC Spotlight- Joanne Connell They say it takes a village, but one contributor to the success of the Jacksonville Equestrian Center, Joanne Connell has practically served as the entire village herself. Joanne has worn just about every hat in her 14+ year volunteer role. Joanne has been on the all-volunteer board of the Northeast Florida […]

The Jacksonville Equestrian Center Gets Praise from the May Day Qualifier Dressage Show Management and Competitors

With well-groomed outdoor rings, a 123,000 square foot indoor arena, and over 400 permanent stalls, the Jacksonville Equestrian Center offers everything the aspiring dressage rider needs to enjoy campaigning with their equine partner. The Jacksonville Equestrian Center has become a ‘go-to’ destination for dressage events. Southeast Horse Shows recently held their May Day Qualifier that […]

Ropers Spin To Win Brand New Truck and Trailer and Over $170,000 in Prize Money at Jacksonville Equestrian Center

Top ranked team ropers from across the United States descended on the Jacksonville Equestrian Center last weekend for a chance to win a 2018 Dodge RAM 3500 4-door diesel pick-up truck and a two-horse aluminum trailer. Cash payouts totaled $172,400 and prizes, which included trophy buckles, saddles, ropes and much more, was valued at $100,000. […]

Dressage Is Tracking Up at The Jacksonville Equestrian Center

With top tier arenas, an indoor coliseum like no other in the area and over 400 permanent stalls, the Jacksonville Equestrian Center provides everything a dressage rider needs to enjoy competing with their equine partner.  The Jacksonville Equestrian Center is becoming the go-to destination for dressage-focused equestrians, so it should come as no surprise that […]

Jacksonville Equestrian Center Hosts Groundbreaking Event

The Jacksonville Equestrian Center (JEC) held an official groundbreaking ceremony on May 3rd, 2018 for its new covered arena, part of its long term plan for progress and expansion. “The new arena will be the largest clear-span covered arena in the southeast providing the necessary space to support a wider variety of activities and multiple […]

Jacksonville Equestrian Center Wraps Up Another Successful Spring Classic Series

For the third year in a row, the Jacksonville Equestrian Center wowed riders and spectators alike during the Jacksonville Spring Classic, held April 4 through April 15, 2018. The facility, which boasts an impressive set-up including a larger-than-life indoor stadium, several outdoor rings and a derby field, attracted 500 hunter and jumper pairs from as […]