Grand Prix Show Jumping

Andre Thieme of Germany logged one time penalty but left all the rails in place with Conthendrix to win the Saugerties HITS Milllion.

Postcard: 2017 HITS Saugerties $1 Million Grand Prix

The HITS Million in upstate Saugerties, N.Y., was a mesmerizing class, as entry after entry failed to achieve a fault-free trip. The top prize went to a rider who jumped clean, but wasn’t perfect.

Daniel Bluman had the attention of the crowd at the Hampton Classic for the $300,000 grand prix as he went last in a three-horse jump-off with Ladriano Z.

Postcard: $300,000 Hampton Classic Grand Prix

His third win at the Long Island show this week was the big one for Daniel Bluman, who took advantage of his spot in the jump-off order to produce the only double-clear in the most important class of all.

Eric Navet won the $216,000 Horseware Ireland Grand Prix at the Tryon International Equestrian Center on Catypso.

Postcard: Horseware Ireland Grand Prix at the Tryon International Equestrian Center

An excellent 4-star grand prix drew a capacity crowd to the North Carolina facility that will host many more people and horses for a very special thirteen days of competition next year.