HITS-on-the-Hudson VIII - HITS Saugerties
September 6th - 10th, 2023
The HITS Saugerties Series welcomes equestrians for nine weeks of events, $3 million in prize money, bi-weekly Grand Prix, qualifiers for the HITS Championship, USEF National-Rated Hunters, 5* and 6* Jumpers, and the VIP Club. The majestic Catskill Mountains provide a sweeping backdrop to this exciting series, that has made its home at HITS-on-the-Hudson since 2004. In the fall, the HITS Championship caps the HITS Saugerties Series with hunter and jumper finals and the HITS Saugerties Grand Prix.
2023 SHOW DATES
USHJA Outreach Program
|Saugerties Spring Premiere Channel II||May 19-21|
|HITS-on-the-Hudson I - National / 5||May 24-28|
|HITS-on-the-Hudson II - National / 5||May 31 - June 4|
|HITS-on-the-Hudson III - National / 5||June 7-11|
|HITS-on-the-Hudson IV - National / 6, FEI CSI3*||July 19-23|
|HITS-on-the-Hudson - Tuesday I - Local Rating||July 25|
|HITS-on-the-Hudson V - National / 6, FEI CSI2*||July 26-30|
|$25,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby||Saturday, July 29|
|USHJA 1.0/1.05m Ch/Ad Zone Jumper Team Championship|
|HITS-on-the-Hudson - Tuesday II - Local Rating||August 1|
|New York Horse & Pony Show (VI) - National / 5, FEI CSI3*||August 2-6|
|$25,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby||Saturday, August 5|
|$5,000 USHJA Hunter Team Challenge|
|Saugerties Summer Celebration Channel II||August 11-13|
|HITS-on-the-Hudson VII - National / 5||Aug. 30 - Sept. 3|
|HITS-on-the-Hudson VIII - Premeire / 6, FEI CSI4*||September 6-10|
|HITS Championship||September 10|
|USHJA 3'3" Adult Gladstone Cup Equitation Classic|
|USHJA 3'3" Adult Jumping Seat Medal Finals|
|M&S Insurance League National Finals||September 13-17|
PRIZE LIST & FORMS
|Online Feed & Bedding Form||Printable Version|
|Online Add & Scratch Form|
|Health Requirements||Credit Card Form|
Location: HITS-on-the-Hudson | 454 Washington Ave Ext, Saugerties, NY 12477
Getting to the show:
Cars From North: Exit 20 off of Interstate 87 (New York State Thruway). After tollbooth, turn right onto State Route 32 North and go 1.0 miles. Turn right onto Peoples Road and go 0.9 miles. Turn left after train tracks onto Canoe Hill Road and go 0.5 miles. Canoe Hill Road becomes Mike Kraut Road - 0.8 miles. Showgrounds will be 1.8 miles on right.
Cars From South: Exit 20 off of Interstate 87 (New York State Thruway). After tollbooth, turn left onto Ulster Avenue 0.2 miles. Turn right onto State Route 32 North and go 1.0 miles. Turn right onto Peoples Road and go 0.9 miles. Turn left after train tracks onto Canoe Hill Road and go 0.5 miles. Canoe Hill Road becomes Mike Kraut Road - 0.8 miles. Showgrounds will be 1.8 miles on right.
Refreshments: Spectators can grab some lunch from the HITS Restaurant Pavilion or HITS Bar & Grill and find a grassy spot on the berms while watching some of the world's best show jumping.
Shopping: Vendor Row features dozens of shops offering quality equestrian gear, apparel, jewelry and more.