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September 6, 2015

Vale Sticks To His Plan for the Diamond Mills $500,000 Hunter Prix Final

Saugerties, N.Y.—Sept. 6

As soon as last year’s Diamond Mills $500,000 Hunter Prix finished last year, Don Stewart and Aaron Vale started planning. They knew they wanted the now 6-year-old gelding Dress Balou to come back to defend his title this year.

So they set a plan and kept to it. Show the gelding minimally and have him peak at just the right time. All that careful planning paid off when they accomplished exactly what they set out to do—take home the top prize for the second year in a row.

September 5, 2015

Margot Peroni Scores Big In Platinum Performance $250,000 Hunter Prix

Saugerties, N.Y.—Sept. 5  

“Drinks are on you tonight!” yelled New Jersey-based trainer Emil Spadone as he drove past Margot Peroni and Orlon on his way back to the barn.

In fact, nearly everyone Peroni passed was saying something to the same effect.

They had good reason to, as the winner of the Platinum Performance $250,000 Hunter Prix Final, she was leaving HITS-on-the-Hudson VIII with a  $75,000 payday.

May 15, 2015

HITS Saugerties $1 Million Grand Prix Awarded CSI Five-Star Rating

The Fédération Equestre International awarded a CSI 5* ranking to the Saugerties $1 Million Grand Prix, presented by Wells Fargo (N.Y.). This is the first year that the show’s annual $1 million grand prix will be run under FEI rules.

March 24, 2015

Video: Watch Chill R Z and Charlie Jayne Win The Great American $1 Million

Charlie Jayne smoked the competition in the Great American $1 Million Grand Prix with Chill R Z. Check out his flawless first round, then watch all six competitors jump off, with six rounds from Baronez (Kirsten Coe, fifth), Ohlala (Lauren Hough, fourth), Aristotles V (Jonathan McCrea, sixth), Rothchild (McLain Ward, second), Chill R Z and VDL Wizard (Callan Solem). 

Chill R Z's first round:

March 23, 2015

Chill R Z Grabs His First Million At HITS Ocala

Ocala, Fla.—March 23   

March 20, 2015

Top Moments From Friday At HITS Ocala

March 20—Ocala, Fla.

There's plenty to see around the HITS Ocala showgrounds, and it doesn't all happen in the show ring. Here are a few of our favorite moments from today. Want to see more from HITS Ocala? Check out this gallery from yesterday's action.

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