HITS Horse Shows Expands Dressage Dates Acquiring Centerline Events
Kingston, N.Y. – May 9, 2023 – HITS, LLC is pleased to announce the acquisition of Centerline Events to increase and enhance the dressage competitions featured at HITS-on-the-Hudson in Saugerties, NY. These shows will be run under the management of HITS along with the knowledge and expertise of Debra Reinhardt and her Centerline staff. HITS looks forward to continuing its dedication to dressage, hosting world-class events at three locations including HITS-on-the-Hudson, Lamplight Equestrian Center, and soon Del Mar Horsepark in 2024. The season kicks off this week with HITS Saugerties Dressage May held May 13 – 14, 2023.
As part of the acquisition of Centerline Events, HITS-on-the-Hudson will now run five USEF-licensed dressage shows from May through September:
- HITS Saugerties Dressage May 13th and 14th
- HITS Saugerties Dressage June17th and 18th
- HITS Saugerties Dressage July 7th-9th
- HITS Saugerties Dressage August 18th-20th
- Great American Insurance Group / USDF Region 8 Dressage Championships on September 21st-24th
Exhibitors can expect a new experience at HITS-on-the-Hudson, including new world-class footing by Wordley Martin in three of its competition arenas. The premium front barns feature new mats, and there will also be a newly renovated restaurant, café, and updated restrooms for competitors to enjoy.
“HITS has enjoyed hosting world-class dressage competitions throughout the year, including the Festival of Champions at HITS Chicago, and we are excited to expand our calendar at HITS Saugerties through the acquisition of Centerline Events,” said HITS COO Joe Norick. “We are thrilled to have Debra Reinhardt and her staff’s continued support of these events as we prepare for the 2023 show season.”
In addition to Reinhardt, HITS has added Cameron Wyman to its team as the Dressage Coordinator. Wyman started her dressage career as a youth and in the U25 division this year. She is also working towards her Level 3 status as a manager and secretary to further support the HITS Dressage program.
HITS looks forward to showcasing dressage at all three of its incredible venues. For more information about the 2023 HITS Saugerties Dressage series please visit www.HITSShows.com or follow our new Instagram account @HITSDressage!