OSPHOS® Named Presenting Sponsor of FEI Classes During HITS Desert Circuit Week IV
Saugerties, New York (February 3, 2015): HITS, Inc. is pleased to announce OSPHOS® as the presenting sponsor of both FEI classes during Desert Circuit Week IV, including the HITS $33,500 Desert Classic Thursday, February 5 and the HITS $50,000 CSI-W2* Saturday, February 7 at HITS Desert Horse Park in Thermal, California. The HITS $50,000 Grand Prix CSI-W2*, presented by OSPHOS® is one of two FEI World Cup qualifiers offered by HITS that will take place under the lights of the Grand Prix Stadium this show season.
Known throughout the industry as leaders in horse health, Dechra Veterinary Products offers a specialized range of equine medicines, including OSPHOS® (clodronate injection), an FDA approved intramuscular bisphosphonate for control of the clinical signs associated with navicular syndrome in horses. Dechra prides itself on a forward-thinking approach in regenerative medicine including Orthokine® vet irap, the original and proven IRAP product on the market, and Osteokine® a platelet rich plasma system.
“Keeping horses sound and in the ring is what we strive for with our product portfolio. Our partnership with HITS will help us achieve this goal together,” said Shelly Derks, Dechra Veterinary Products' Equine Marketing Manager.
“Through relationships with companies like Dechra Veterinary Products, HITS continues to support the education of proactive and quality horse care to its exhibitors,” said HITS CEO and President Thomas Struzzieri.
Now spanning eight weeks, HITS Thermal features international show jumping in the heart of Coachella Valley. Featuring qualifiers for the HITS Championship and the third-annual AIG $1 Million Grand Prix, presented by MortgageCall Sunday, March 15, HITS Desert Horse Park is show jumping enthusiasts’ winter destination. Additional 2015 HITS Thermal highlights include 18 Grand Prix events, two FEI World Cup qualifiers during DC IV and DC V, and the return of the $50,000 East Meets West Hunter Challenge DC Week VIII.
About HITS, Inc.
HITS, Inc. produces high quality, international-level hunter/jumper horse shows. Based in upstate New York in the Village of Saugerties, 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 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.
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