Resort Equinox Becomes a Grand Prix Sponsor of the Vermont Summer
Dorset, Vermont, April 16, 2002 - The Equinox Hotel, a four diamond
resort in the heart of Vermonts Green Mountains, has joined
forces with the Vermont Summer Festival in becoming a Grand Prix
Sponsor of the five week long event to be held at the Harold Beebe
Farm in East Dorset, Vermont, July 10 through August 11, 2002.
Equinox Hotel is a quintessential historic property, with the staff
and services of the finest resort and I believe that many of our
exhibitors will find it to be one of the best reasons to add the
Vermont Summer Festival to their summer circuit" stated Dotty
Ammerman, Vermont Summer Festival Executive Director. "We are
excited to be partnering with this fine property and are pleased
that the Equinox is rolling out the red carpet for our clients."
Gary Thulander, General Manager of the Equinox Hotel added, "We
have hosted Vermont Summer Festival participants in the past and
are proud to show our support of this annual event. We hope that
our busy horse show guests have ample opportunity to take advantage
of the amenities of our resort, such as the Gleneagles Golf Course
and our spa services.
Vermont Summer Festival is New Englands largest "AA"
rated hunter-jumper horse show circuit. This years event includes
five USET-recognized $35,000 Grand Prix and five $10,000 Mini Prix.
Each of the five weeks will also feature a $10,000 Show Jumping
Hall of Fame High Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper class, part of the
Show Jumping Hall of Fame Jumper Classic Series which determines
which junior and amateur/owner riders will qualify to ride at the
2002 National Horse Show.