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2007 Fidelity Investments Jumper Classic Fast Facts

Event: Fidelity Investments Jumper Classic - September 5-9, 2007

What: Now in its eighteenth year, The Jumper Classic is the only AGA sanctioned Grand Prix to take place in New England. The show caters exclusively to jumper riders offering a chance to compete for over $200,000 in prize money culminating with the $75,000 Fidelity Investments AGA Grand Prix and the $10,000 Mohegan Sun Speed Stake on Sunday, September, 9th.

Where: Coldwell Banker Previews Grand Prix Field in South Hamilton, Massachusetts.

Highlights:

$75,000 Fidelity Investments AGA Grand Prix, Sunday, September 9th

$7,500 Welcome Stake, Friday, September 7th

$10,000 Mohegan Sun Speed Stake, Sunday, September 9th

$5,000 Masters Division Sponsored by The World, held on Thursday, September 6- Saturday, September 8th

General Information:

The Jumper Classic has become the premier equestrian and social event on the North Shore of Boston. It hosts some of the most successful equestrians in the world, including past Olympians. Riders with high hopes for the future have the opportunity to compete in the many amateur divisions offered throughout the week. The Masters Division makes The Jumper Classic is a destination show for riders of all ages, from all over the country. The social scene is always a favorite at this unique venue. Boston Common Magazine will once again sponsor the VIP-Kick Off Party at Misselwood, Endicott College's ocean-side venue with over five hundred attendees expected.

Family Day will be held on Saturday, September 8th. Come and meet Miss. Massachusetts USA and Ms. Teen Massachusetts USA, will be taking pictures with the kids and signing autographs. Family Day will also host a number of events sure to entertain children of all ages. They will be able to get their faces painted, visit with the Polar Beverage Bear and receive free Polar beverages, while the famous bear demonstrates some of his juggling. They will enjoy potato sack races, an egg toss or they can enter in a cupcake-decorating contest sponsored by EuroStoves, all while watching some of the country's top horses and riders compete. Children under 13 will be free on this day; all other children will be $15.

This year's Charity Luncheon is scheduled for Saturday, September 8th. Money raised will benefit Lovelane Farm Therapeutic Riding Center based in Lincoln, Massachusetts. A link with information on this charities and to purchase tickets is at http://www.jumperclassic.com.

Hours: 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. daily

General Admission:

Free to the public: Wednesday through Friday

Saturday: $20.00 per adult and $15.00 per child over 13 and children under 13 are free.

Sunday: $25.00 per adult and $15.00 per child. Children under 6 are free.

Embraer Executive Jets Grandstand Seating:

Sit comfortably and get the best views of all the action on the Coldwell Banker Previews Field. Reserve your seats now for the Tented, Aluminum Grandstands. Limited Seating, only 1,000 available!

Tickets:

Saturday: $25.00 per adult $20.00 per child over 13, under 13 free

Sunday: $35.00 per adult and $20 per child, under 6 are free.

Tickets are Limited and may only be purchased online and will not be available to purchase during the event.

VIP Seating:

Champagne Lunch is served on Sunday during the Speed Stake and Grand Prix. Price includes a four course lunch, open bar, ringside seating, program book and complimentary VIP parking.

Individual VIP Tickets: $160.00 VIP Tables (seats 10): $1,550.00

Corporate Table Sponsors:

Becoming a Corporate Table Sponsor gives your company a great experience. It provides seating for ten of your guests. Your package will also include Tickets to the VIP Kick-Off Party held at Misselwood at Endicott College, a beautiful ocean front estate, on Thursday, September 6th. In addition, front row ringside seating will be provided for you and your guests along with a four course champagne luncheon, open bar, complimentary VIP parking, and Jumper Classic gift bags. Your Company name will be displayed on the table at the events, and will be listed as a "Corporate Sponsor" on the invitations sent to VIP guests. It will be listed in the program book, and your Company banner will be displayed at the venue during the week-long event.

Corporate Table Cost: $2,500.

Corporate Sponsorships and Advertising:

There are many levels of Corporate sponsorship available. For more information please call: 978.283.7708.

Parking:

Free during the week.

$5.00 on Saturday and Sunday

Directions:

Coldwell Banker Previews Grand Prix Field is located adjacent to the Myopia Hunt Club on Route 1A in Hamilton, Massachusetts. It is accessible via I95 and Route 128.

Website: http://www.jumperclassic.com

Shopping:

Vendors offering equestrian equipment, food, boutique apparel, jewelry, and home furnishings will be located adjacent to the Coldwell Banker Previews Grand Prix Field. Vendors may call (978) 283-7708 for more information and to reserve space.

Management:

Jeffery Papows, Chairman of the Board

Melissa Lovasco, President & CEO

Susan Chavez, Vice President of Marketing

Richard Jeffery, Course Designer

Margaret Lynch, Show Manager

Jumper Classic Mailing Address:

892 Washington Street

Gloucester MA 01930

Phone: 978.283.7708

Email: info@jumperclassic.com

Website: http://www.jumperclassic.com

Media Contact:

Anne Wargo, Director of Public Relations

Email: publicrelations@jumperclassic.com

Phone: 508.246.4828

Title Sponsor:

Fidelity Investments

82 Devonshire Street

Boston, MA 02109

Phone: 1.800.Fidelity

http://www.fidelity.com

 

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