CAI Live Oak Combined Driving Event

CAI Live Oak Combined Driving Event

Since the CAI Live Oak Combined Driving Event’s inception in 1993, this Event has become one of the premier Combined Driving Events in North America. The site of the Event is at Charlotte Weber’s pristine Live Oak Plantation, in Ocala, Florida, one of the South’s largest and most extensive Thoroughbred operations, spanning over 4,500 acres. Throughout the weekend, the Event will also feature a Pat Parelli demonstration and Classic Car Show.

Draper Therapies will be participating as a sponsor for The Sanctuary’s Live Oak Combined Driving Event Party on Saturday March 26th from 9 AM till the event commences.  They will have a large tent right setup in front of the water hazard on the cross country course with some of the best seats in the house! The party will be buffet-style and it is being catered by Cody’s Roadhouse. The Sanctuary Equine Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation Center based in Ocala, FL has been treating top equine athletes with their state of the art equipment since their opening. They have been supporters of the Draper Therapies products for years and have recently launched a location in Wellington, FL which will be featuring the Draper Therapies products.

Also happening during the CAI Live Oak Combined Driving Event, 2008 Horse of the Year

Jamaica, the foundation of Chester Weber’s Four-in-Hand team that won Individual Silver at the 2008 FEI World Four-in-Hand Driving Championships, who came from the slaughter house to the world stage, will have his official retirement ceremony on March 27th. The 18-year-old Dutch gelding was initially bought to be a tourist carriage horse,

Jamaica, 2008 USEF Horse of the Year and Chester Weber

rescued on his way to the slaughter house. His refusal to stand still and be patient was the demise of that career but his tenacity and strength of character paid off when he landed in Weber’s stable. Chester Weber, the 2010 USEF National Four-In-Hand Driving Champion, 8 years in a row will not only be competing at the event, but will also be present during the ceremony. Chester Weber is an Advisory Board Member for Draper Equine Therapy and along with Jamaica is an avid user of the products. Jamaica will be presented with a special Anti-Sweat Sheet for his retirement ceremony.

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Comments (2)

  • Dorothy Frankilin Reply

    What is the time for events on Sun. the 25th – 8:30 to approx 4PM???

    March 21, 2012 at 7:13 pm
    • Product Manager Reply

      Dorothy, unfortunately we won’t be attending this year, but all the information should be posted here. If you have questions and can’t get a hold of anyone or what you need, let us know and we’ll help you out!

      March 21, 2012 at 8:35 pm

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