Ocala HITS has raised the bar!!!!!
The Ocala Winter 2015 Horse Shows in the Sun kicked off to a great start yesterday on 450 lush acres at the HITS Post Time Farm in northwest Marion county. This equestrian event is open to all levels and kinds competitors, from short stirrup to Olympic athletes, national champion campaigners, to up and coming local hopefuls.
This year, the show has added its first ever national competition to this event that runs through March 23rd. International show jumping teams from Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Germany, and more will compete for the chance to qualify for the Nations Cup finals in Barcelona, Spain and their piece of a $200,000 purse.
Show participants will also get a chance at Triple Crown of Show Jumping fame, when the Great American $1 Million Grand Prix takes place March 23. The class will cap the winter circuit and is the second jewel of the coveted million-dollar series, welcoming international talent from all corners of the world.
We look forward to seeing you there! And don't forget, if you wish to stay, we just may have the home for you....