CardFlex to Present Weekly Grooms Award at 2014 HITS Desert Circuit

THERMAL, CA (December 17, 2013) – HITS, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has added CardFlex to its roster of sponsors for the 2014 HITS Desert Circuit that is set to begin on January 26 at the HITS Desert Horse Park in Thermal, California.

As part of its sponsorship, CardFlex will present a weekly Groom’s Award to the groom that receives the most votes from his or her peers, riders, trainers and owners showing at the prestigious HITS Desert Circuit. The unsung heroes of the horse show will be honored during the Horze Equestrian Parade of Champions with a $250 prepaid credit card courtesy of CardFlex.  A ballot box will be in the horse show office where exhibitors can vote for their favorite groom.

In addition, to the weekly groom’s award, CardFlex will be the title sponsor of the $50,000 CardFlex Grand Prix, presented by Zoetis on Sunday,  March 9. The CardFlex class will be crucial for High-Performance Riders looking to qualify for the AIG $1 Million Grand Prix that will take place on Sunday, March 16.

“It is indeed an honor to sponsor the 2014 HITS Desert Circuit,” said Andy Phillips, CEO of CardFlex® and proud exhibitor at HITS. “HITS has meant a great deal to our horse showing family and we are happy to be supporters of this important series and to be able to express our gratitude to the grooms on the circuit that are so much a part of the horse show experience.”

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