HITS Horse Shows Winter Prize Lists Now Available
SAUGERTIES, NY (November 18, 2013) – HITS, Inc. is proud to announce that the 2014 Prize Lists for the HITS Winter Circuits in Thermal, California; Ocala, Florida and Tucson, Arizona are now available.
Click below to view the 2014 Prize Lists:
To request a mailed Prize List, please visit HitsShows.com.
The scoop on the HITS Winter Circuits
HITS Ocala Winter Circuit | January 15 – March 24
The recent buzz surrounding HITS Ocala is all about the new Post Time Stadium, which will host the Great American $1 Million Grand Prix scheduled to take place Monday, March 24.
“Our million-dollar classes, as well as sponsors like Great American Insurance Group are advancing our riders, horses and the sport in general to new heights,” said HITS President and CEO Tom Struzzieri. “The HITS Triple Crown of Show Jumping includes the most exciting show jumping events of the year and we are proud to present all three classes in 2014.”
Work on the state-of-the-art jumping field is underway at HITS Post Time Farm and will also present select special classes throughout the now 10-week circuit.
HITS Ocala will also offer junior, amateur and professional riders in the hunter and grand prix rings alike the opportunity to be part of the HITS Championship in Saugerties, New York in September 2014.
HITS Desert Circuit | January 21 – March 16
HITS Thermal will feature seven weeks of international show jumping in the desert, highlighted by qualifiers for the HITS Championship and the second-annual AIG $1 Million Grand Prix on Sunday, March 16 to kick off the Triple Crown of Show Jumping.
Contributing to the HITS Desert Circuit experience during the 2014 show season is the addition of the Platinum Club. The Platinum Club is a separate space within the GoRentals VIP which will offer select members the opportunity to enjoy the horse show in style. Plush seating and climate-control will be coupled with the highest level of service for Platinum Club customers.
After rave reviews of last year’s VIP experience at HITS Thermal gave praise to the service and dining provided by Giuseppe Napoli of The Tavern at Diamond Mills in Saugerties, New York, Napoli will dedicate a special touch to the food and beverage service within the Platinum Club.
One Platinum Club Membership is limited to eight guests, and only 10 memberships will be accepted. For more information on the Platinum Club, or to reserve a membership, contact Chris Mayone at mailto:Chris@HitsShows.com.
HITS Arizona Winter Circuit | January 29 – March 9
HITS Arizona is again gearing up to offer six $25,000 HITS Grand Prix, presented by Zoetis, and will welcome horses from throughout the Southwest and Rocky Mountain regions to the Pima County Fairgrounds. The six weeks of HITS Arizona competition includes hunter, jumper and equitation divisions for juniors, professionals and amateurs alike and will feature weekly qualifiers for the HITS Championship.
The leading grand prix rider at HITS Arizona will receive a one-of-a-kind opportunity at the conclusion of the winter circuit. That rider will automatically qualify for the AIG $1 Million Grand Prix and make a trip to HITS Thermal for the commencement of the HITS Triple Crown of Show Jumping.
Whether it’s the desert or the hills of Florida, HITS competitors will be charged with excited for the annual HITS Championship in Saugerties, New York this winter. All circuits will boast weekly qualifiers for the Platinum Performance $250,000 Hunter Prix Final, Diamond Mills $500,000 Hunter Prix Final, all-new Bayer’s Legend® (hyaluronate sodium) Injectable Solution $250,000 Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper Prix and the celebrated Zoetis $1 Million Grand Prix.
For more information on all the action at the HITS Winter Circuits, visit HitsShows.com.