Media Credentials Available for Saugerties $1 Million Grand Prix FEI CSI-5*, presented by Wells Fargo at HITS-on-the-Hudson in Saugerties, New York, Sunday, September 6
SAUGERTIES, New York (August 6, 2015): HITS, Inc. is pleased to announce the Media Credentials Application for the 2015 Saugerties $1 Million Grand Prix FEI CSI-5*, presented by Wells Fargo in Saugerties, New York, on Sunday, September 6, is now available online.
To view and complete the official Media Credentials Application, click here.
A limited number of credentials will be issued for the sixth annual $1 Million Grand Prix, which will debut this year as a FEI CSI-5*, making the iconic class the highest-ranked show jumping event in the United States this year.
The featured event will take place Sunday, September 6 at 2 p.m. A total of 50 riders will be eligible to compete in the Saugerties $1 Million Grand Prix FEI CSI-5* and early projections show that over a dozen countries will be represented including Germany, Brazil, Mexico, Ireland and the United States.
Spanning five days of competition, CSI-5* Week at HITS-on-the-Hudson in Saugerties will host several notable classes in the FEI Jumper Division. Highlights include the $34,000 Saugerties Jumper Classic on Wednesday, September 2; the $34,000 HITS Jumper Classic on Friday, September 4, (a qualifier for the Saugerties $1 Million); the $100,000 Hudson Valley Jumper Classic on Saturday, September 5; and the Saugerties $1 Million on Sunday, September 6. A complete schedule of events is available at HitsShows.com.
Media interested in covering the Saugerties $1 Million Grand Prix FEI CSI-5*, presented by Wells Fargo on Sunday, September 6, or any FEI sanctioned classes, are to complete and submit all required materials by Friday, August 28 to Emily Glass at Emily@HitsShows.com.
Press will have access to ringside seating, a press lounge, refreshments and wireless Internet. For more information on HITS-on-the-Hudson and the Saugerties $1 Million Grand Prix FEI CSI5*, please visit HitsShows.com.
About HITS, Inc.
HITS, Inc. produces high quality, international-level hunter/jumper horse shows. Based in Saugerties, New York, HITS has been producing shows since 1982 and is now a nationwide company with world-class circuits in California, Florida, Arizona, New York, and Virginia.
While hosting the Richest Weekend in Show Jumping at HITS-on-the-Hudson, HITS also formed the HITS Triple Crown of Show Jumping. This includes the AIG $1 Million Grand Prix, presented by Mortgage Call, in Thermal, California, the Great American $1 Million Grand Prix in Ocala, Florida, and Saugerties $1 Million Grand Prix, presented by Wells Fargo, in Saugerties, New York.
For more information and a complete schedule of classes and events, visit www.HitsShows.com. Stay connected with HITS, join us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter. Media should contact the HITS Media Team at 845.246.8833 or e-mail Media_Info@HitsShows.com.
2015 Horse Show Dates
HITS Desert Circuit | Thermal, CA | January 13 - March 15, 2015
HITS Ocala Winter Circuit | Ocala, FL | January 13 - March 23, 2015
HITS Arizona Winter Circuit | Tucson, AZ | January 28 - March 8, 2015
HITS Culpeper Show Series | Culpeper, VA | April / July / August / September
HITS Saugerties Show Series | Saugerties, NY | May-June / July-August / September
HITS Championship | Saugerties, NY | September 2-6, 2015
HITS Marshall & Sterling Insurance National Finals | September 9-13, 2015
National Sunshine Series | October 28 - November 8, 2015