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They were awarded top prize in Tabletop Category of ARTS Awards for the Third Time.
NEW ORLEANS, LA January 21, 2013—Dallas Market Center,and the Accessories Resource Team (ART), the trade association... Read the full news release
Atlanta Fall Classics – Classic Company Ends 2011 Season on High Note
Conyers, GA.—Nov 20, 2011—Week two of the Atlanta Fall Classics put the jumpers center stage for the finale event of Classic Company’s 2011 season with two big $25,000 classes. “This week’s big money classes were a nice way to end the season for our exhibitors. It’s been a great year of shows and the new season will be even better!” Bob Bell, President of Classic Company said.
Show jumping action kicked ... Read the full news release
Australia's First HSBC FEI Classics Attracts Stellar Cast
The Australians and New Zealanders are grasping their chance to capitalise on the HSBC FEI Classics™, which offers the single biggest prize in Eventing, at the second leg of the 2012 season taking place this weekend at the Adelaide International 3 Day Event in South Australia (18-20 November).
This is the first time Adelaide has been part of the HSBC FEI Classics™, which incorporates the world’s six CCI4*s. The 2011/2012 season... Read the full news release
Record Interest in Hosting FEI World Equestrian Games (TM) 2018
A record seven National Federations have sent in formal Expressions of Interest to host the FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2018.
Signed Expression of Interest documents have been received from the National Federations of Australia, Canada, Hungary, Morocco, Russia, Sweden, and the USA. The deadline for receipt of signed documentation was midnight CET last night, 15 November 2011.
“Having a record seven Expressions of Interest in hostin... Read the full news release
Saratoga IDA Releases Impact Study on Saratoga Race Course
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y., November 15, 2011 – The Saratoga County Industrial Development Agency (IDA) announced today the results of a study of the regional economic impact of Saratoga Race Course on a nine-county territory that comprises the greater Capital Region. Conducted by HR&A Advisors, Inc., the study concludes the economic benefit of Saratoga Race Course on regional output is estimated to exceed $200 million annually. Saratoga Ra... Read the full news release
Sophomores Meet at Crossroads in Discovery
OZONE PARK, N.Y. – Eight sophomore colts have been entered in Saturday’s Grade 3, $100,000 Discovery Handicap, a 1 1/8-mile race at Aqueduct Racetrack that could serve as a springboard to even bigger things in 2012.
The 7-5 morning-line favorite for the race is Redeemed, who in his most recent start got up by a head in the Oklahoma Derby on October 16 at RemingtonPark, defeating graded stakes winners Alternation and Prayer for Relief... Read the full news release
$237K Triple Carryover into Thursday's Card at Aqueduct
OZONE PARK, N.Y. – Wednesday’s Pick 6, which included upsets by Eversoul ($23.40), Tatoo Me ($48.80), and Miss Tequila ($27.40), proved to be too tough for bettors, creating a $237,446 triple carryover into Thursday’s card at Aqueduct Racetrack.
Race 4 will serve as the first leg of Thursday’s Pick 6 and has a scheduled post time of 1:50 p.m. Races 4, 7, and 9 have been taken off the turf and transferred to the main track... Read the full news release
The FTI Consulting Great Charity Challenge Presented by Fidelity Investments® is Back and Bigger than Ever in 2012
Wellington, FL - November 15, 2011 - Equestrian Sport Productions (ESP) is now accepting applications for the 2012 FTI Consulting Great Charity Challenge (GCC), presented by Fidelity Investments®. The FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) will once again host the FTI Consulting Great Charity Challenge (GCC) presented by Fidelity Investments on the evening of Friday, February 17, 2012, which will take place under the lights of the In... Read the full news release
HITS Announces Animo USA as a Sponsor for 2012 HITS Ocala and HITS Thermal Winter Circuits
SAUGERTIES, NY (November 16, 2011) — HITS is proud to announce the addition of Animo USA to its impressive roster of sponsors for the 2012 winter show jumping season set to begin in Ocala, Florida with the Ocala January Classic on Wednesday, January 18.
Animo USA plans to showcase its Italian equestrian clothing at the HITS Ocala and HITS Thermal’s vendor areas, bringing chic style to both circuits. In addition to their on-site pres... Read the full news release
Dressage Star Mikala Gundersen Wins BEST Rider Award At Gold Coast Fall Fling
Wellington, FL (November 16, 2011) – International dressage trainer and competitor Mikala Gundersen showed off her world-class talent at the Gold Coast Fall Fling, earning great scores aboard Liberando VT as well as riding away as the winner of the BEST Rider Award. Presented by personal trainer Nick Tortora, a Wellington based trainer who focuses on equestrian strength training, the BEST Award stands for Balanced Equestrian Strength Traini... Read the full news release
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