Michael Desiderio Rides to the Top of the Leaderboard on First Day of Monmouth at the Team
GLADSTONE, N.J. — Aug. 12, 2019 — Monday kicked off a week of top hunter, jumper and equitation competition at the 2019 edition of Monmouth at the Team. The event is held at historic Hamilton Farm, former home of the United States Equestrian Team (USET) and current headquarters of the USET Foundation, in Gladstone. The show features seven full days of equestrian sport through Monday, Aug. 19. Known for its over-the-top hospitality, the show's first day's festivities included an afternoon ice cream social sponsored by M.L. Cutler and Jim Mignone, a cocktail party, sponsored by Michael Mauro Equine Transport and a Louisiana-themed dinner.