Zionsville, IN – August 6, 2012 – The much-anticipated Traders Point Hunt Charity Horse Show (TPHCHS) is set to start tomorrow, Tuesday August 7 and will run through Sunday, August 12, 2012. A favorite summer destination show, TPHCHS will offer classes for riders of all experience levels, including several prestigious championships and Grand Prix opportunities.
The $30,000 Mr. & Mrs. Russell Fortune, Jr. Memorial Grand Prix will take place Friday, August 10, 2012 at 5 pm. The event is open to all horses, and the height will be set at 1.50 meters, testing riders and horses alike in preparation for the $60,000 Grand Prix of Indianapolis to be held Sunday, August 12 at 2 pm.
As a member of the USHJA World Championship Hunter Rider Program, TPHCHS offers top hunter classes that will help riders earn points toward year-end awards. The main hunter highlight of TPHCHS is the long-awaited $15,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby. The event will count as a qualifying event for the $100,000 2013 USHJA International Hunter Derby Finals and will be held on Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 2 pm.
Any members of the media that require special interviews or any special assistance, or those that wish to cover this event, please contact Phelps Media Group, Inc. International on the grounds at the Wild Air Farm.
The Traders Point Hunt Charity Horse Show and Country Fair is held on the beautiful 250-acre grounds of Wild Air Farms in Zionsville, IN. The show offers top prize money with two Grand Prix events and a USHJA International Hunter Derby. Exhibitors at Traders Point enjoy fun family activities and events while participating in a competitive, high-quality show. For more information or a prize list, please visit www.traderspoint.org/exhibitors.html.
Traders Point Hunt Charity Horse Show and Country Fair Fast Facts:
Event: The Traders Point Hunt Charity Horse Show and Country Fair is pleased to announce their 35th benefit horse show and country fair in Zionsville, IN. The location makes for a relaxing and fun show experience. Competitors are welcome to enjoy the horse trails on the property.
Highlights: The Traders Point Hunt Charity Horse Show has a Jumper 5 star rating and is Hunter rated AA. And WCHR Member Event Featuring: • $60,000 Grand Prix of Indianapolis • $30,000 Russell Fortune Jr. Memorial Grand Prix • $15,000 Junior Amateur Classic • $15,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby • $1,000 Adult Hunter Classic • $1,000 Children’s Hunter Classic • USHJA Zone 5 Jumper Championships • Paws to Applause Dog Show • Exhibitors Luncheon • Ladies Luncheon • Exhibitors Ringside Party • Riley Children's Foundation Kid's Day and Country Fair
For general inquiries please contact: Debra Jaramillo at 317-205-5827 or TPHCHS@aol.com
For more information, please contact: Stabling Office 317-873-5552 (During Show Dates) Show office 317-873-3418 (During Show Dates)
Address: P.O. Box 402 Zionsville, In 46077
Patron Tables- Includes free admission to the horse show for the week, a parking pass, a bottle of champagne, a table of six for the duration of the show with great seats for $30,000. Marty and Russell Fortune Jr. Memorial Grand Prix on Friday, August 10th at 5:00 and the $60,000 Grand Prix of Indianapolis at noon on Sunday, August 12th Patron Tables: $500
Ladies Luncheon- Thursday, August 9th Lunch served ringside. Tickets: $45 per person
USHJA International Hunter Derby- Saturday, Aug 11th starts at noon Tickets: $45 per person. Includes dinner ringside plus beer and wine.
Sponsors: Frenzel Family Charitable Lead Trust PNC Bank Mr. and Mrs. Russell Fortune, III Stone Creek Dining Company The Sylvester Johnson, Jr., Family BKD Wealth Advisors, LLC Cummins Crosspoint, LLC N.K. Hurst Company Baumgardt Family Foundation Indianapolis Land Rover, a Member of the Tom Wood Automotive Group Bannockburn Farm, LLC Burrus & Burrus Attorneys Ernst & Young Fox and Hound English Pub & Grille Jackson Oil Company Merrill Lynch –Thomas J. Buck Radio Disney Sexton M & J Management Tanners Creek Farm Woodard Family Foundation ALSCO Linens Altum’s Horticultural Center & Gardens Bill Estes Chevrolet and Ford Fast Signs Good Impressions Printing Company Indianapolis Mounted Police Reynolds Farm Equipment The Snider Group Zionsville Times Sentinel
Beneficiary: By supporting the Traders Point Hunt Charity Horse Show, you are helping to bring hope and healing to children from every county in Indiana. The Riley Children’s Foundation honors its mission – to improve the health and well being of Indiana’s children – through Riley Hospital for Children, Camp Riley for Youth with Physical Disabilities, and the historic James Whitcomb Riley Museum Home. To learn how you can do more to help Indiana’s most seriously ill and injured children, visit http://www.RileyKids.org
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