W. F. Young, Inc. announces that the Absorbine® brand has signed on as an official vendor of the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games, scheduled for September 25 through October 10, 2010 in Lexington, Kentucky. This is the first time the Games will be held in the United States and the first time Absorbine has joined as an official vendor.
With more than 700,000 spectators expected to visit the Kentucky Horse Park, site of the 2010 World Equestrian Games, this event will be the largest equine event ever held in the United States. The World Equestrian Games happen every four years and has never before been scheduled outside of Europe.
"W. F. Young is pleased and proud to support the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games and all the equestrian athletes who will be competing," said Tyler F. Young, Chief Executive Officer of W. F. Young, Inc. "Absorbine products are leaders in the equine health care industry and the FEI World Equestrian Games highlight and honor the leaders in the world of equine competition – it’s a perfect partnership."
Absorbine products are available nationwide in tack shops, farm supply stores, on-line dealers, and catalogs. For a dealer near you or for more information, visit the Absorbine® website at www.absorbine.com. Founded in 1892 by Wilbur Fenelon Young and his wife, Mary Ida, W. F. Young, Inc. has provided over a century of quality health care products for the equine industry. The company is recognized as a worldwide leader in innovative, specialized health care brands that enhance the quality and enjoyment of life for families and their pets.