media center

Welcome Media!

There will be new events, special stories and best of all, amazing horses, at the 66th Annual Washington International Horse Show, taking place Oct. 21-27, 2024, at The Show Place Arena, Prince George’s Equestrian Center in Upper Marlboro, MD.

The show will run seven days (Monday-Sunday), and three nights (Thursday, Friday and Saturday).    

The Media Center will be open Sunday, Oct 20 – Sunday, Oct 27. 

Media Staff
Equestrian Media: Jennifer Wood, JUMP MEDIA LLC

News / Press Releases

To be eligible for a press credential, you must meet the following criteria: 
  1. Be associated with or on assignment for a recognized publication, news service, website, radio or television station;
  2. Submit a letter of assignment or email from the assigning editor or publisher, with the request for press credentials; OR
  3. Submit a copy of your published article or photograph, published within the last year.

Editors assigning more than one photographer are asked to designate ONE primary photographer.

Press credentials must be requested using the form below. Those approved for credentials will be contacted by the media office. Please complete this form to apply for a media credential. 

All private photographers are required to apply for a private photographer credential if they plan to give or sell their photos to exhibitors. A limited number of private photographer credentials are available on a first-come, first-served basis and are subject to management approval. WIHS will maintain a waitlist and inform waitlisted photographers of any cancellations and open opportunities.

Details and guidelines for private photographers are outlined on application. See 2023 sample below for guidance. 

Questions? Contact Jen Wood at


WIHS is an official USEF Heritage Competition, and holds the highest rating,  CSI5*-W, awarded by the Fédération Equestre Internationale, as well as a US Equestrian 6* Jumpers and  Premier Hunters. It is recognized by the US Hunter Jumper Association, Maryland Horse Show Association, and Virginia Horse Show Association. WIHS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization.