Of Equestrian TV Programs In Production
Equestrian Communications (NEC), and Midwest Media Inc. (MMI), is
producing a series of equestrian programs for the upcoming spring
season. Comcast Cable Network, which reaches 4 million homes over
9 states in the South-East United States, will air the 30-minute
programs. The shows will also be broadcast on America One Television
via Horse TV.
events to be covered include the Red Hills Horse Trials (CIC***-W)
March 7-9, 2003, Tallahassee, Florida; the FEI World Childrens
Competition Qualifier at the Palm Beach Polo Equestrian Club in
Wellington, Florida, February 15-16, 2003, and the Foxhall Cup which
features the United States Equestrian Team Spring Three Star Championship
and USA Equestrian National Three Star Championship and takes place
at Foxhall, Georgia from April 17-20, 2003.
Hills Horse Trials will host the first Eventing World Cup Qualifier
of 2003. Among the competitors will be Olympic and World Championship
riders who will also be competing in the Foxhall Cup. The Red Hills
program is scheduled to be aired on March 20th for the first time
and will be repeated through April.
Stafford, Executive Producer, National Equestrian Communications,
who has been involved in equestrian media for over 25 years, said,
This is an exciting opportunity to produce programs that will
appeal to a wide public and give equestrian sport the kind of exposure
that will highlight the skills and thrills of riding. We are absolutely
delighted to be working with Midwest Media Inc. to produce these
programs and look forward to establishing a schedule of regular
Osterman of Midwest Media is the Associate Producer and he brings
extensive experience of covering sports events around the country.
We are delighted to be teaming up with NEC to bring our technical
expertise to the productions and are committed to producing quality
programs that will capture the imagination of the general public,