August 18, 2011



New 2012 Horse Expo at Pomona, California!

Horse enthusiasts will be thrilled to know that Horse Expo Events is presenting a brand new and exciting expo in Pomona, CA on February 2-4, 2012 (Thursday, Friday, Saturday) at the Fairplex, southern California's event and entertainment center and home of the Los Angeles County Fair. Keep reading ...



Fabricio Wins 2011 USEF Overall Grand Champion Junior Hunter-West Title

Drawing riders from across the nation, the USEF National Junior Hunter Championships-West Coast event was an action-packed two days of great sport and a chance for the Junior Hunters to stand center stage as they displayed their talents in three phases: a handy hunter round, a classic round, and an under saddle phase. When the dust settles, it is the horse with the highest cumulative score that takes home the title and a year's worth of bragging rights. Keep reading ...



Lane Clarke Takes Three of Four Top Spots in the $25,000 Blenheim Summer Classic I Grand Prix

press release provided by Blenheim Equisports

The $25,000 Blenheim Summer Classic I Grand Prix welcomed a small but mighty group onto the International Field at the Rancho Mission Viejo Riding Park this fine Saturday afternoon. Course designer Jack Robson built a straightforward track with just enough questions to challenge the field, narrowing down the jump-off round to four couples. Of those four, 25-year-old Australian Lane Clarke piloted three. The young Aussie rode three mounts double clear and took home the top prize by delivering the fastest double clean round of the day aboard the nine-year-old chestnut mare Semira De Saulieu, owned by Charlotte Gadbois. Keep reading ...



USEF National Junior Hunter Championships - West Coast

press release provided by Blenheim Equisports

Not just a California competition, the USEF National Junior Hunter Championships, West Coast, also drew riders from the east coast, Texas, Colorado and Arizona. The event included breakfast both days, a reception sponsored by Karen Healey Stables and Brookway Stables and a beautiful course on the grass. Leo Conroy, George Schneider and Frank Willard judged the forty entrants split among four divisions. Keep reading ...



HITS Joins Forces with HRTV, the Network for Horse Sports, and A Good Show to Bring Equine Show Jumping Competition to Broadcast Television Starting with the 2011 Pfizer $1 Million Grand Prix

HITS, Inc. is pleased to announce a multi-year partnership with HRTV and A Good Show (AGS) to bring coverage of the 2011 Pfizer $1 Million Grand Prix and other select competition from the national HITS show series to broadcast television. As part of the deal, HRTV and A Good Show will also provide a free, live webcast of the second-annual Pfizer $1 Million Grand Prix and first-ever Diamond Mills $500,000 Hunter Prix Final on Sunday, September 11. Keep reading ...



LIVE and FREE this Saturday: USHJA International Hunter Derby Finals

What: LIVE Coverage from Lexington, KY: USHJA International Hunter Derby Finals, presented by Dietrich Equine Insurance
When: August 20, 2011 - Opening Ceremonies Begin at 6:25pm ET.
Where: Watch it here: http://www.usefnetwork.com/featured/2011IntHunterDerbyFinals/



USHJA Zone 10 Cynthia Hankins Clinic • August 23

USHJA Zone 10 Hunter Committee invites its members to an Equitation seminar and clinic with Cynthia Hankins on Tuesday, August 23rd at the Showpark Summer Classic Horse Show, Del Mar, California. Auditors invited at no charge.

8:30 AM – 10:00 AM 3' Junior/Amateur Equitation
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM 3' Junior Equitation
12:00 – 12:30 PM LUNCH BREAK
12:30 – 2:30 PM 3'6" Junior-Amateur Equitation
3:00 – 5:00 PM 3'6" Junior-Amateur Equitation
5:30 – 7:00 PM Question and Answer with Cynthia Hankins and Paul McClellan DVM. Followed by a Zone information session led by members of the Zone 10 Hunter Committee.

Dinner-Reception in VIP area courtesy of Rancho Valencia Resort and Spa Rancho Santa Fe, California

If you have questions, please contact Kathy Hobstetter at 714-797-1404 or at Kathy@horseshowbiz.com.


It's Time to Rodeo in Norco • August 26-28

Professional cowboys and cowgirls vie for prize money and bragging rights at the 27th Annual Norco Mounted Posse PRCA Rodeo. Experience the American sport of RODEO, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, August 26-27-28, 2011, at the George Ingalls Equestrian Event Center, 3737 Crestview, Norco, CA 92860. Keep reading ...


TROTT Del Mar Charity Fundraiser • August 28

Where: San Diego Polo Club
When: August 28, 2011 • 6pm-11pm (after the Pacific Classic)
Tickets: $200 per person at www.TrottUSA.org. Sponsorship opportunities available starting at $1,000 (includes 2 VIP tickets). Please contact Lisa at 760-715-8762 for more information.

Golf Cart Polo Match with two play periods, and a "Pretty Woman" divot stomp. Amazing auction packages, such as VIP package to the CMA Awards, VIP Mardi Gras trip to New Orleans, Churchill Downs VIP package and more! Hall of Fame Trainer, Jack Van Berg, will be honored with the Trainer Inspiration Award, and Hall of Fame Jockey, Mike Smith, will be honored with the Jockey Inspiration Award. Hudson Printing will be honored with the Business Inspiration Award. Many fans, celebrities and supporters will be in attendance. Enjoy wonderful food, drink, live music by Liza G. Fly, Original artwork, fun auction items, golf cart polo match & more!


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