HITS Ocala Winter Horse Show Circuit
Since its introduction in 1982, the HITS Ocala Winter Circuit has become a fixture on the East Coast show jumping circuit. Each winter, the Ocala Circuit attracts national and international participants from the United States, Canada, Mexico and Europe. Classes offered range from the Grand Prix show jumping classes to a selection of divisions for both the beginning and experienced rider. Located in Ocala/Marion County, the heart of Florida's horse country, the area is home to over 600 horse farms and hundreds of supporting facilities and businesses.
GRAND PRIX DATES:
Ocala Pre-Circuit 1:
Friday, January 25 $15,000 Friday Open Mini Prix
Sunday, January 27 $25,000 Grand Prix
Ocala Pre-Circuit 2:
Friday, February 1 $15,000 Friday Open Mini Prix
Sunday, February 3 $25,000 Grand Prix
Ocala Winter Classic:
Thursday, February 14 $25,000 Ariat Grand Prix
Sunday, February 17 $50,000 EMO Grand Prix
presented by The Waldorf=Astoria Collection®
Ocala Winter Festival:
Thursday, February 21 $25,000 Ariat Grand Prix
Sunday, February 24 $50,000 Duggan Equipment
Thursday, February 28 $25,000 Ariat Grand Prix
Sunday, March 2 $50,000 HITS Grand Prix
Thursday, March 6 $25,000 Ariat Grand Prix
Sunday, March 9 $50,000 HITS Grand Prix
Ocala Winter Finals:
Thursday, March 13 Sunday, March 16
$25,000 Ariat Grand Prix
$100,000 Deluca Toyota Tundra Grand Prix
presented by Great American Insurance Group
HITS Ocala Winter Horse Show Circuit official site
Ocala, FL - March 19, 2008 - Over the Hill Farm, led by trainer Bill Schaub of Sanford, FL, amassed numerous championships this past week at the HITS Ocala Winter Circuit. Four circuit championships, two reserve circuit championships, and seven divis
Ocala, FL - March 19, 2008 - This past week the HITS Ocala Winter Finals hosted the $10,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby Classic in Ocala, FL, and the unique event featured some of the very best hunters in the nation. This high performance class
Carly Anthony Wins R.W. "Ronnie" Mutch Equitation Classic
Thermal, CA - March 19, 2008 - Karen Healey Stables finished up their winter show season with huge wins. They took home three HITS Desert Circuit championships and two circuit reserve champ
Ocala, FL - March 12, 2008 - It was another good week for the group at Over the Hill Farm at the HITS Ocala Winter circuit. This past week was the HITS Ocala Tournament, and trainer Bill Schaub of Sanford, FL, led his students to nine tricolor ribbon
Thermal, CA - March 12, 2008 - Karen Healey Stables competed this past week at the HITS Desert Circuit VI. The successful farm is based in Westlake Village, CA, and led by top trainer Karen Healey. This week, the student won 13 classes in the equitat
Ocala, FL - March 5, 2008 - Over the Hill Farm, led by trainer Bill Schaub of Sanford, FL, had another great week of competition at the HITS Ocala Winter Circuit. They dominated the pony hunters, winning championships in six divisions.
TUCSON, AZ (March 5, 2008)—Peter Bulthuis and his mount Medoc 36 captured the blue ribbon in Sunday's $25,000 HITS Grand Prix to conclude the Sahuro Classic at HITS Arizona.
Bulthuis got the best of 22 pairs in the first round and five combinat
Thermal, CA - March 5, 2008 - Karen Healey Stables showed this past week in the fifth show of the HITS Desert Circuit. Riders won 15 equitation classes at the show and took top ribbons in the jumpers and tricolors in the hunters.
The winning start
Ocala, FL - March 5, 2008 - It was a grand beginning of the winter season for Caitie Hope of Barrington, IL, as she traveled to HITS Ocala in Ocala, FL, with Diane Carney and her Chicago-based Telluride Farm.
Hope, partnered for the first time wi
THERMAL, CA (March 3, 2008)—Canadian Jill Henselwood credited her dad with an assist following Sunday's $75,000 Waldorf=Astoria Collection Grand Prix at HITS Thermal.
Henselwood's father, John MacAngus, and her sister Olivia left the 28-degree
OCALA, FL (March 3, 2008)—For Texas' Tracy Fenney, the joke about every Grand Prix at HITS Ocala being won by someone named Tracy isn't getting old.
Fenney won her fourth Grand Prix class during the 2008 HITS Ocala Winter Circuit when her mount
Ocala, FL - March 3, 2008 - SBS Farms Inc., led by trainers Susie Schoellkopf and Jennifer Alfano of Buffalo, NY, had another fantastic week at the HITS Ocala Winter Circuit. Alfano, one of the top hunter riders in the nation, gave another dominating
Ocala, FL - February 27, 2008 - SBS Farms, based in Buffalo, NY, and run by head trainer Susie Schoellkopf, had a fantastic week in their second show at the HITS Ocala Winter Circuit. Trainer and rider Jennifer Alfano won five hunter tricolors and sw
Ocala, FL - February 27, 2008 - Over the Hill Farm competed in the second week of the HITS Ocala Winter Circuit and brought home a multitude of prizes. Over the Hill Farm is owned by trainer Bill Schaub and is located in Sanford, FL. The top hunter/j