HRTV PRESENTS TWO LIVE HITS WEBCASTS: $200K LAMBORGHINI GRAND PRIX SUNDAY & $100K SULLIVAN GMC TRUCK OCALA GRAND PRIX ON MARCH 18
Arcadia, CA, March 8 -- HRTV (R), The Network for Horse Sports, will continue its successful partnership with HITS, Inc., when it presents a live webcast of the $200,000 Lamborghini Grand Prix of the Desert, presented by Lamborghini of Newport Beach, from Thermal, CA this Sunday, March 11 via its newly-designed website -- www.hrtv.com .
The live webcast, is available at hrtv.com, and is slated to begin at 5 p.m. PT. This prestigious event will also be aired on HRTV in the near future.
Aside from the Pfizer $1 Million Grand Prix, the Lamborghini Grand Prix is the second largest purse offered by HITS and attracts the best North American and International equestrians each year. In addition to offering a large cash payout to the top 12 finishers, the $200,000 Lamborghini Grand Prix of the Desert, presented by Lamborghini of Newport Beach, serves as a crucial qualifier for this year’s Pfizer Million and the winner of the class is historically propelled to the top of the Pfizer Million Rider Rankings thanks to its coveted $60,000 first-place check.
After Sunday's event in California, the $100,000 Sullivan GMC Truck Ocala Grand Prix, presented by Great American Insurance Group. from Post Time Farm in Ocala, Florida will take place on Sunday, March 18, and hrtv.com will again provide a webcast of the event.
The HITS Ocala Winter Classic is the longest-running HITS Circuit and, similar to the Lamborghini, is also a qualifier for the Pfizer Million. The class will attract equestrians from all corners of the globe, including 2011 Pfizer Million Champion Andre Thieme of Germany, who uses the HITS Ocala Winter Circuit as his home-base for qualifying for the world’s richest Grand Prix.
HRTV will also air this event on the network in the coming weeks.
Reality ProRodeo Premieres on Sunday
HRTV will premiere a seven-week series, Reality ProRodeo, providing an insider's look at the Cowboy Sport, beginning this Sunday, March 11 at 9:30 p.m. ET
The 30-minutes show, Reality ProRodeo, will air each Sunday night at 9:30 p.m. ET, and continue through April 22, focusing on the lives of Ryan Jarratt, J.R. Vezain, and Sue Smith, along with four bucking horses. Will Rasmussen is the show’s host.
Filming for the series was done at the Sankey ranches in Joliet, MT, and Cody, WY, and at rodeos in Sheridan, WY, Cody, WY, Spanish Fork, UT, and Castle Dale, UT.
HRTV, The Network for Horse Sports, is a television-based multimedia network dedicated to equine sports. HRTV’s programming features horseracing from top U.S. and international racetracks, as well as a wide range of world-class English and Western horse competitions, news, original programming and award-winning documentaries covering the world of horse sports. The live stream of HRTV is available on a subscription basis to high-speed Internet users worldwide at www.hrtv.com. In the U.S., the HRTV television network is available via telco, cable and satellite in over 19 million homes.