Horse Loversampton's classic update : Equestrian Connect Official Online Entry Partner of the Hampton Classic Horse Show
Equestrian Connect Official Online Entry Partner
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Meg Schermerhorn - 508-698-6810,
Equestrian Connect Official Online Entry Partner of the
Classic Horse Show
ShowNet Vision to Provide Exhibitors Real Time Scoring &
Bridgehampton, NY—June 26, 2013—Exhibitors
entering the Hampton Classic Horse Show, which returns to Bridgehampton, NY,
August 25 – September 1, can save time by filing their entries online through
Equestrian Connect. Equestrian Connect
offers its online service free for all Hampton Classic Entries, which will be
accepted until 6:00 p.m. on Friday, July 19!
Classic returns for its 38th year of world-class equestrian
competition, shopping and entertainment. Masses of spectators, socialites and
celebrities – and anyone looking for a top summer destination – return year
after year to the eastern end of Long Island to see and be seen at New York’s
iconic end-of-summer event.
“We are excited
to offer our exhibitors the opportunity to submit entries electronically in
addition to the old fashioned way of printing and mailing them in,” said
Shanette Cohen, Hampton Classic executive director. “We are always committed to offering the
absolute best services to our exhibitors and to researching the newest and best
improvements in technology. Filing
entries through Equestrian Connect makes things easier, saves time and provides
entries that are legible and complete.
It saves valuable time both for exhibitors and for our horse show staff. Competitors can go to equestrianconnect.com
to register for the service.”
opportunity for exhibitors is that ShowNet Vision will once again provide
complimentary real time scoring and results for all rings throughout the
week. Additionally, ShowNet will webcast
the Grand Prix Ring free of charge.
Video footage from other rings will be available on a pay-per-view
“We are pleased
to be able to provide exhibitors and spectators free accessibility to this
information in real time,” said Cohen. “We
believe it will be of great value to all our exhibitors.”
Classic features 6 show rings, a Boutique Garden with more than 70 vendors, and
a wide selection of dining options, all on its 60-acre show grounds. The Classic's world-class equestrian
competition attracts many of the nation's top professional and amateur riders,
and its Hamptons charm and schedule of family attractions make it the perfect
destination for anybody looking to add some style to their summer.
Classic features more than 100 classes of competition for horses and riders of
all ages. A wide range of jumper,
hunter, equitation, short stirrup and lead line classes are part of the
Classic’s schedule, as well as competitions for riders with disabilities and
the highlight of competition, the $250,000 FTI Grand Prix and FEI World Cup™
Qualifier. The prize list is available
online at www.hamptonclassic.com.
who can’t make it to the show grounds, WVVH-TV, the official Long Island
television station of the Hampton Classic, broadcasts up to five hours of
competition and highlights each day during the Classic. For more information on the Hampton Classic
Horse Show, please visit the Hampton Classic website at www.hamptonclassic.com
or call (631) 537-3177. Hampton Classic
Horse Show, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) charitable corporation.