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Garden State Horse Show Announces 2003 Sponsors

Augusta, NJ—January 22, 2003—The 52nd Garden State Horse Show, presented by the Junior Essex Troop, Inc., returns to the Sussex County Fairgrounds in Augusta, NJ, April 30 – May 4, 2003, with several new sponsors.

It is through the ongoing support of its sponsors that the Garden State Horse Show remains the largest hunter and jumper show in New Jersey.

Some of this year’s sponsors include Aalsmeer Farm, supporter of the Modified Jumper Division; Agway, sponsor of the $5,000 Show Jumping Hall of Fame Junior/Amateur-Owner Prix; Der Dau Custom Boots, sponsor of the $2,500 Junior/Amateur-Owner Prix; and Infologix, supporter of the Medium Pony Hunter Division.

The 2003 Garden State Horse Show will have a number of colorful, eye-catching jumps in its Grand Prix Ring thanks to B & B Saddlery, who also supports the Small Pony Hunter Division; Cosequin®, who also helped outfit the jump crew; Jamie’s Jumps, builder of the 2003 Garden State Horse Show jump; the Colonel George Sanders jump; Kistler Buildings, proud sponsor of the 2003 Garden State Horse Show Exhibitors’ Party; and Land Rover of Parsippany, which will provide several brand new vehicles for the Grand Prix ring.

Several companies and individuals have donated valuable products to this year’s Garden State Horse Show. These include Brandy Parfums, Ltd., Breyer Animal Creations, Janet Crawford, C.M. Hadfield’s Saddlery, Equus Entries, Grand Meadows Nutritional Products, Leather Therapy, Charles Pinnell, SmartPak Equine, Today’s Horse, and Twinkle Products.

The Garden State Horse Show also acknowledges support from many others. Garden State thanks Beval Saddlery, Family Dentistry, Fasullo’s Food Service, Green Valley Tack, the Kamine Family, Kanata Blanket Company, New Jersey Horse Shows Association, New Jersey Savvy Living Magazine, Outback Survival Gear, Productions East, Reflections Photography, the Saunders Family, Stillwell-Hansen, The Ridge Farm, The Tack Box, Tranquility Large Animal Veterinary Services, and Vested Title.

The Garden State Horse Show draws top equestrians, including U.S. Equestrian Team and Olympic veterans such as Peter Leone and Nona Garson, making the show their first stop in the northeast after wintering in Florida. The prestigious event marks the start of the spring circuit, enticing hunters and jumpers with top prize money.

The Garden State Horse Show offers five rings of exciting equestrian competition daily and is highlighted by the $50,000 Garden State Grand Prix, a member event of the King Shavings/U.S. Grand Prix League, on Saturday, May 3.

Other features include the $7,500 Colonel George Saunders Gamblers Choice, the $5,000 Show Jumping Hall of Fame Junior/Amateur-Owner Prix, and Marshall & Sterling Children’s & Adult League classes, presented by Corona-Lexol.

In addition to witnessing top athletes, spectators can enjoy the numerous shopping and dining opportunities available at The Country Fair. Admission is free every day except Grand Prix Saturday, when admission is $10.00 per carload. For ticket information for the 2003 Garden State Horse Show, please call (973) 948-5022. For all other inquiries, please call (508) 698-68


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