Resort and Spa becomes a Grand Prix Sponsor of the Vermont
Dorset, VTJuly 21, 2003The Equinox Resort and Spa, a
four diamond resort in the heart of Vermonts Green Mountains,
has joined forces with the Vermont Summer Festival Horse Show in
becoming the sponsor of the $35,000 Grand Prix on Sunday, July 27,
2003. The five week long event will continue to run at the Harold
Beebe Farm in East Dorset, Vermont, through August 10, 2003.
Vermont Summer Festival exhibitors have already discovered the fine
staff and services of the Equinox Hotel, and are this year discovering
the resorts new Avanyu Spa, " stated Dotty Ammerman,
Vermont Summer Festival Executive Director. "While our competitors
love the rural nature of the Manchester area, the fact that they
can have luxury and resort amenities is a bonus."
Lowe, Sales and Marketing Director of the Equinox Resort added,
We always enjoy providing the horse show clientele first class,
personal service, and are proud to introduce them to our expanded
spa treatments in our new Avanyu Spa. It is a priority for the Equinox
to support community events that promote business and tourism in
the region, which makes this partnership a natural.
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
to be held on the last day of each show. 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 2003 National Horse Show.
further information on the 2003 Vermont Summer Festival, please
call (802) 362-9023, or visit the Vermont Summer Festival website