World’s tip riders contest in 20th New Albany Classic
September 25, 2017 - Jonas Brothers
NEW ALBANY (WCMH) — Thousands took advantage of a prohibited and balmy day to attend a New Albany Classic Sunday. This year outlines a 20th anniversary of a eventuality that has now lifted $32 million to advantage a Center for Family Safety and Healing. Founder Abigail Wexner has prolonged been a champion for victims of domestic violence.
With fair rides, face-painting, a petting zoo and many other activities, it is a day of family fun. But a centerpiece is a world-class equine jumping competition.
Some of a tip riders in a universe come to contest for $125,000 in esteem money.
Fan of a competition lined adult to collect autographs from riders. Local favorite Ali Wolff, who attended a eventuality as a child, is here now as a veteran rider.
“I only had a crony say, ‘Wow, Ohio’s unequivocally turn a uncover jumping destination’,” Wolff said. “This is amazing. This is a place to be and new Albany helped flog start that.”
Another vital pull to Sunday’s eventuality was a unison by Nick Jonas. It is a second coming during a eventuality for Jonas. He seemed with his brothers as The Jonas Brothers during a New Albany eventuality 10 years ago.
Karen Days, boss of The Center for Family Safety and Healing, pronounced 100 percent of a deduction from a eventuality advantage a Center.
“We understanding with child passionate abuse, child passionate assault, teen dating violence,” Days said. “We understanding with a standard domestic attack that many people consider about and elder abuse. So each day by the doors come those who we need to revive hope.”