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Emerald Valley Natural Health Announces Sponsorship HITS Triple Crown of Show Jumping

May 07, 2016 By: maryhaley Category: What's Happenin'

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Exeter, NH (May 1, 2016) –– Emerald Valley is pleased to announce their sponsorship of the HITS Triple Crown of Show Jumping Circuits for 2016-2018. HITS produces three of the richest grand prix in the world with the AIG $1 Million Grand Prix in Thermal, California, Great American $1 Million Grand Prix in Ocala, Florida and Saugerties $1 Million Grand Prix FEI CSI-5* in Saugerties, New York – all forming the HITS Triple Crown of Show Jumping. The HITS Championship, held each September at HITS-on-the-Hudson, hosts the HITS $250,000 Junior/Amateur-Owner Jumper Prix, the Stal Hendrix Pre-Green Futurity, and the crown jewels of the hunter discipline: the Diamond Mills $500,000 Hunter Prix Final and the Platinum Performance $250,000 Hunter Prix Final.

“I think HITS show jumping circuit is one of the finest show series in the United States today,” said Emerald Valley owner Cheryl Price. “The riding is world-class, the prize money is world-class and we are really proud to be a part of it.”

j mccrea 2015Emerald Valley Natural Health offers the very best natural herbal supplements for both horses and dogs. EVNH’s supplements are of the highest quality, reliable and all natural. An audited company boasting the National Animals Supplement Council (NASC) Seal on our herbals is your guarantee that EVNH’s products meet the NASC high standards of Quality, Integrity and Labeling guidelines, providing the consumer and professional alike an assurance of our products quality standards.

Emerald Valley now offers healthy treats, bran free mashes and our exclusive line of tea tree topicals. Cheryl also commented, “We are proud to say that our products are highly recommended and regarded by veterinarians, nutritionists and farriers along with our loyal customers.”

As part of their sponsorship, Emerald Valley’s natural supplements and samples will be available on the show grounds at Saugerties, NY this summer; Thermal, CA and Ocala, FL this coming winter. “Please stop by our booth at the show for free samples and information on our products,” said Amanda McNally, Senior Sales Director for Emerald Valley. “We will be having fun giveaways, just follow us on Facebook for the updates.”

For more information about Emerald Valley and its products, please contact Amanda McNally at (603) 775-0233.

Kerrits Thanks Fans For 30 Years of Shared Passion, Purpose & Pushing the Envelope 

May 05, 2016 By: maryhaley Category: What's Happenin'

Kerri Kent started Kerrits 30 years ago

Kerri Kent started Kerrits 30 years ago

Celebrating Three Decades of Innovation
Thirty years ago, it started as a simple seed.

Today, it’s flourished into an iconic brand, beloved by women worldwide. On April 26, 1986, Kerri Kent incorporated Kerrits Activewear, Inc. in Hood River, Oregon.

Kerrits’ humble roots stem from Kent and the Kerrits team working directly with local windsurfers and other athletes, designing something novel at the time: women’s swimwear and activewear that fit, performed and flattered.

Five years later in 1991, the equestrian line debuted. Propelled by sheer tenacity, they worked like an Eventer galloping around a cross-country course, determined not to let the next challenge knock them out of the game, no matter what.

“We’re so grateful to the customers, riders and retailers who have made these 30 years possible,” says Kent, speaking on behalf of the team of women behind the brand. “It’s been a fun and exciting journey, we all share a deep commitment to making products that help boost riders’ performance and confidence in the saddle and beyond.”

Over the past three decades, Kerrits’ innovative, equestrian-specific designs, and flattering styles have attracted a global following of girls and women dedicated to the brand. Kerrits’ fans appreciate the authenticity and performance built into apparel created by riders. “Their continuous loyalty and feedback has been critical in helping improve the fit and function of the products every single season. When they pull on a pair of Kerrits breeches or zip up a Kerrits vest, we hope they’re as proud of the products as we are,” says Kent, with a smile.

As they celebrate Kerrits’ 30th birthday, the women behind Kerrits raise a glass to all of the company’s partners around the world who made it possible for the brand to come this far, and who give them a leg up on a future of continued innovation. “We’re so thankful to everyone who has made these 30 years possible,” says Kent. “We’ve got lots of places to go from here. Join us on the ride.”