Sponsors

The Gulf Coast Classic Company was founded in 1998.  It’s sister, The Classic Company, was founded by Bob Bell in 1989. When Janet McCarroll suggested that she and Bob team up to produce a winter series, the Gulf Coast Classic Winter Circuit was born and the rest is history. These companies produce world class show jumping events spanning four states and six venues for more than twenty weeks a year.
The “one of a kind” feel of a Gulf Coast Classic Company event provides sponsors an opportunity only found at Gulf Coast Classic Company shows.

The Gulf Coast Classic Company offers our Sponsors the backdrop to stand out in a most unique way at our events and the ability to reach your audience through several mediums. We also offer the complete collaboration of our dedicated team of seasoned professionals.

At the Gulf Coast Classic Company, we embrace the equestrian lifestyle and we offer our Sponsors the opportunity to reach this exclusive demographic through unique and effective marketing.  The Gulf Coast Classic Company is dedicated to the development of a creative marketing plan that will exceed your expectations and deliver a great rate of return on your investment. We invite you to contact us so we can help you achieve the ultimate goal of having our customers visit and support your establishments. 
To become a Gulf Coast Classic Company Event Partner, please contact the following team members:

Lisa Engel, lisa@classiccompany.com, 908.310.6248
Gulf Coast Classic Company’s Sponsorship and Public Relations Director

 Janet McCarroll, gcclassic@aol.com, 228.669.2687
Gulf Coast Classic Company’s Competition and Event Coordinator                            



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Marshall & Sterling Insurance Marshall & Sterling Insurance
Marshall & Sterling’s Equisport Division was created by insurance professionals to meet the demands of horse owners from competing professionals, dedicated amateurs and those who just plain love horses.
Their client service and claims team is dedicated exclusively to support their horse insurance clients. One quick call to their office will provide instant answers to your questions. Claims are handled quickly and efficiently. They work to exceed every customer’s expectation for quality and service.

Marshall & Sterling Insurance is your true advocate when it matters most—when you apply for insurance, and when your horse has an accident, becomes sick, or injured. Their partnership with leading insurance carriers offers:
  • * Mortality
  • * Major Medial/Veterinary Services
  • * Loss of Use
  • * Colic & Surgical Coverage 

    Marshall & Sterling Insurance specializes in personalized plans that encompass a full range of extensive coverage options, uniquely tailored to fit your distinctive needs.



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Kruse Cushion Ride KCR
The finest in equestrian performance footing, perfect for the show arena and the home stable. Take a look at our new site and see how KRUSE CUSHION RIDE can work for you.

Kruse Cushion Ride [KCR] can be applied to new arenas as well as pre-existing rings. It is made up of 100% polyester material with a blend of poly propylene and calcium carbonate. It works great on moisture and has a uniform color. It is graded at the facility and can be sorted by fiber type as well as color to guarantee its uniformity. Kruse Cushion Ride is made of recycled material and there is very little dust.


 
Harrah's Gulf Coast Harrah's Gulf Coast
Harrah’s Gulf Coast is a Caesars Entertainment destination. Located on the beaches of Biloxi, Mississippi, the resort and casino features a 35,000-square-foot casino that includes a sports and entertainment venue, 406 Club, and a sports wagering venue, Caesars Sportsbook, along with five dining amenities: Magnolia House, a fine-dining restaurant by James Beard Award semi-finalist, Chef Kelly English, the American Classic, Steak ‘n Shake, Chef Thomas Genin’s The Blind Tiger – Biloxi Beach, fast-casual eatery, Mix & Mingle which connects to an outdoor year-round heated pool, and Starbucks coffeehouse, located in the hotel lobby. The restaurants complement Harrah’s Gulf Coast’s other award-winning amenities, including Grand Bear – a Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course – the 16,000-square-foot relaxation retreat Bellissimo Salon & Spa, complete with a fitness center, and The Great Lawn, a 10.5 acre event venue that overlooks the Gulf of Mexico.  Featuring Caesars Rewards®, the most inclusive loyalty program in the country, guests have access to exclusive benefits across the country with the ability to redeem offers and reward credits at any of the 55 destinations within the network. For more information, please visit HarrahsGulfCoast.com.

 
HorseShowsOnline - Horse Show Results and more! HorseShowsOnline
The software developer that created the Classic Company software.
Timeslice operates the popular site HorseShowsOnline.com where results from thousands of horse shows are available.

Visit HorseShowsOnline.com

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Charter Merchant Services Charter Merchant Services
HSS online and HSS onsite software is now integrated with credit card services and capable of processing all major credit cards. For information contact, Charter Merchant Services, at 800-441-0231, ANB MSP Elavon US Bancorp .  We have been providing credit card processing services  since 1990 and for horse show management companies since 2004.

 
Schneiders Saddlery Schneiders
From Lead Line to World Champion classes, for over 70 years Schneiders has satisfied millions of customers worldwide by providing the largest and most up-to-date selection of quality products specifically designed for the needs of the English, Western, and Arabian exhibitor, and the expanding trail riding market. Schneiders has been responsible for the development of over 200 creative products, some unique enough to be granted patents. Their products are designed to provide you with everything you need to train, show, and enjoy your horses.

 
Domino's Pizza Domino's Pizza
The World Leader in Pizza Delivery
Founded in 1960, Domino's Pizza is the recognized world leader in pizza delivery operating a network of company-owned and franchise-owned stores in the United States and international markets. Domino's Pizza's Vision illustrates a company of exceptional people on a mission to be the best pizza delivery company in the world



 
Enterprise Rent-A-Car Enterprise Rent-A-Car

Enterprise Rent-A-Car, the official Rental Car of the Gulf Coast Winter Classics.  With easy shuttle service to the Gulf Coast Biloxi Internatinoal Airport, Enterprise offers great rates and service for our exhibitors, please support the official car sponsor. 

Enter Discount code:  L55W0ZX and pin: gul for the best rates. 



 
The EMO Agency, Inc. The EMO Agency, Inc.
Your horse is a valuable asset and a considerable financial investment. Protecting that investment with equine insurance has been EMO's specialty for more than 25 years. We've earned a reputation for providing horse owners with the highest quality of coverage, best customer service and quick claim settlement. That's why so many horse owners, trainers and farm managers nationwide trust their insurance needs to EMO.

 
The City of Gulfport Gulfport, MS
"We're open for business and geared for a good time!"

 
Judy's Tack Shop Judy's Tack Shop
Judy’s Tack Shop located in the vendor area is your one stop shop for all of your show needs while in Gulfport.

 
Island View Casino Resort Island View Casino Resort
Come enjoy the Island View Casino which has the largest gaming area in the State of Mississippi. Complete with the hottest slots, exciting table games, a high limit slot and table game area, and our new Sports Betting areas
Island View’s new Smoke Free Beach Casino is located on the south side of U.S. Highway 90 adjacent to the original casino.
The new Beach Casino is a 43,000-square-foot smoke-free casino. The Beach Casino’s design features floor to ceiling windows with unmatched views of the Mississippi Sound, very unique for a casino. The expansion also includes the Prime Cut restaurant, the Dockside Deli, the Beach Coffee Shop, and Gulf Breeze Daiquiris.
Island View’s dual casino options offer guests a choice of smoking or non-smoking with both casinos offering superior promotions, high quality games and first-class entertainment.
Island View also has the Most Dining and Drinking Choices on the Coast!
Our Hotel Packages let you stay your way.  Ready to combine a luxurious spa treatment, round of golf at Windance Country Club or dining experience with your stay? We have a hotel package that’s perfect for you!  
Call 877-774-VIEW (8439) for reservations
 

 
ShowAssist ShowAssist
ShowAssist is an app that connects barn managers, riders and owners with grooms, stall cleaners, braiders, bodyworkers, body clippers and other support staff at US Equestrian and Equestrian Canada hunter-jumper shows for on-demand short-term work.  Jobs are posted for free for a particular show, the type of work, the time frame and payout.  The support staff can apply for jobs posted.  Contactless payments are released after the completion of the job.  ShowAssist's goal is to help people get back to work.  ShowAssist donates a portion of its proceeds to the Equestrian Aid Foundation and the Show Jumping Relief Fund to help those who have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. 

 
Sidelines Sidelines
Sidelines understands what it is that makes the horse world exciting: the individuals and stories behind the scoreboards. It’s to the people of the horse world that Sidelines has been committed to for 36 years, providing quality print and digital content.
 
With each monthly issue, Sidelines brings award-winning stories from rising stars to top pros and celebrity equestrians. Regular features include top columnists in hunter-jumper, dressage, eventing and sports psychology, as well as artist spotlights, equestrian charities and Unbridled with influential equestrians.
 
Read each issue cover to cover and join the community on Facebook and Instagram.
 
Sidelines isn’t just for competitors: it’s for trainers, owners, breeders, riders and horse enthusiasts. Sidelines gives every reader a front row seat to the horse world.


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CWD Sellier CWD Sellier
CWD innovation, knowledge, and skills use this synergy to create a wide range of saddles using advanced technology. Their innovative products are intended to help riders continually improve their performance, and go ever further.  Discover why the best riders choose CWD

 
The Clothes Horse The Clothes Horse
The Clothes Horse has been manufacturing custom made horse blankets, tack room drapes and trunk covers since 1972.  The Clothes Horse now makes items for some of the most prestigious show barns and horse shows in the country, as well as for private horse owners nationwide. 

The Clothes Horse has grown to be the manufacturer of the most elegant and well-crafted horse products of the kind that are available.


 
Dad's Camper Rentals Dad's Camper Rentals
Dad’s Camper Rentals is an RV dealership with three locations serving southern Mississippi in Gulfport, Lucedale, and Picayune. They offer camper rentals and a 15% discount to those competing at this year’s Gulf Coast Winter Classic. Use the code horses when booking online or call 601-653-9292 and connect with Amber at x702 or Kristine at x700 to make your reservation. Reserve the camper that suits your needs and have it delivered to the show grounds!

Their friendly and experienced staff are ready to offer outstanding service at every point, from assisting while you’re making your choice to ongoing maintenance and customization. At Dad’s Camper Rentals, they value the opportunity to create a long-term relationship with their customers and do that by exceeding your expectations.



 
Germantown Charity Horse Show Germantown Charity Horse Show
The Germantown Charity Horse Show is an all-breed show for locals as well as competitors from around the country. The Germantown Charity Horse Show is a U.S. Equestrian Federation Heritage Competition, giving it national recognition for its contribution to the community and to the sport. The show is one of the oldest and largest all-breed horse shows in the country and will celebrate its 75th year in 2024! The Germantown Charity Horse Show has sponsored Kindred Place as its charity since 1999. Since then, more than $800,000 has been raised to support the organization and its mission.

 
Kickapoo Ponies Kickapoo Ponies
Kickapoo Ponies breeds and develops top quality hunter ponies. They offer weanlings, childrens' ponies and rated circuit ponies! Contact Fantasia Archer at 817-219-4961 or email fantasiaarcher@yahoo.com for your next well-bred champion!

 
Perfect Products Perfect Products
Perfect Products' company mission is to offer formulas that help support your horse's mental focus and athletic potential when it counts.  In addition to their well-known Perfect Prep calming line, Perfect Products offers show safe solutions for muscle function, soundness, gastric health, metabolic challenges, joint health, allergies, immunity and more.
For more information, visit them on the web or call 877-324-8002.


 
SmartPak SmartPak
SmartPak’s mission is to make the world a better place, using their smarts to power healthy horses and happy riders.  

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For the latest news on our award winning shows as well as in-depth interviews, look to Gulf Coast Classic Company Official Media Partners!
All magazines are available at the show office and select locations throughout all Gulf Coast Classic Company show grounds!
 
Sidelines Magazine Sidelines Magazine
Sidelines Magazine, now celebrating its 28th year, is devoted to the people and personalities that make the horse world exciting. Dedicated to sharing the lifestyles of all facets of the equestrian world, Sidelines brings all disciplines to life through award-winning stories and beautiful photography. Known as the People Magazine of the horse world, each issue includes profiles on riders and trainers, celebrity riders, travel articles, restaurant spotlights, charity pages, regular columnists, social happenings and much more.