Are you qualified for HITS Championship?
This year’s HITS Championship takes place September 2-6 and offers the Saugerties $1 Million Grand Prix FEI CSI-5*, presented by Wells Fargo, as well as unprecedented prize money in renowned hunter and jumper finals. Be there as HITS awards over $2 million in prize money in a single weekend!
There’s still time to qualify. Show at HITS-on-the-Hudson and HITS Culpeper this July and August for a chance to be part of the HITS Championship!
Diamond Mills $500,000 Hunter Prix Final – Compete against top riders in the richest hunter class in the country! New the year, the top 20 riders in the standings may ride two horses in the Final. Founded in 2011, the Final is open to junior, amateur and professional riders who have competed in at least five Devoucoux Hunter Prix at any combination of HITS circuits. HITS will choose 75 riders based on rider rankings. Five additional riders will be chosen at the discretion of management, and one Wild Card slot will be awarded to the winner of the Wild Card Qualifying Class at HITS-on-the-Hudson VII, August 26-30, so don’t miss the chance to qualify! Click for the current standings, specs and entry form.
Platinum Performance $250,000 Hunter Prix Final – Founded in 2012, this Final is open to 75 junior and amateur riders who have competed in at least five Platinum Performance Hunter Prix at any combination of HITS circuits this year based on rider rankings. Five additional riders will be chosen at the discretion of management and one Wild Card slot will be awarded to the winner of the Wild Card Qualifying Class at HITS-on-the-Hudson VII, August 26-30. New the year, the top 20 riders in the standings may ride two horses in the Final! Click for specs, current standings and the entry form.
Vetera® XP Vaccines $250,000 Jr/A-O Jumper Prix – Back for its second year, this Jumper Prix is open to 40 riders based on the Junior/Amateur-Owner rider rankings. Riders must have competed in at least five Jr/A-O Jumper High Classics at any combination of HITS circuits. Five additional riders will be chosen at the discretion of management. One Wild Card will be awarded to the winner of the Wild Card Qualifying class at HITS-on-the-Hudson VII. Click for the current standings, specs and entry form.
NEW THIS YEAR: Stal Hendrix Pre-Green Futurity – $25,000 Prize Purse Plus 100% of all Nomination Fees! Held over three days, this exciting class is open to all horses eligible to show in the Pre-Green Hunter Division. Nominate your horse today. Click here for the class entry form, application and information. Nomination fees increase from $550 through July 31 to $750 after August 1 – Nominate your horse today and save!
And don’t miss the…
Saugerties $1 Million Grand Prix CSI-5*, presented by Wells Fargo – One hundred riders will be invited based on FEI Rules for CSI-5* events. With its 5-star rating and $1 million in prize money, this should be the highest-ranked class in the United States this year! Four FEI classes will be held during the week:
- Wednesday – $34,000 Saugerties Jumper Classic
- Friday – $34,000 HITS Jumper Classic*
- Saturday – $100,000 Hudson Valley Jumper Classic
- Sunday – Saugerties $1 Million Grand Prix
*Fifty riders will qualify for the Saugerties Million out of the $34,000 HITS Jumper Classic on Friday, September 4. Click here for specs and information.
To download the Saugerties 2015 Prize List, click here. To download the HITS Culpeper 2015 Prize list, click here. To request a printed Prize List by mail, click here. For more information, please visit HitsShows.com or call the Main Office at 845.246.8833.