HRTV.COM TO PRESENT LIVE STREAMING COVERAGE OF ALLTECH NATIONAL HORSE SHOW
Arcadia, CA, Oct. 28, 2013 -- HRTV (R), The Network for Horse Sports, will present equestrian fans with live streaming coverage, via HRTV.com, of the prestigious Alltech National Horse Show, beginning on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at 8 a.m. ET.
One the world's oldest, and most renowned horse shows, the Alltech National Horse Show event runs for six days, through Sunday, Nov. 3, and HRTV.com's daily coverage will commence at 8 a.m. ET.
It will be contested inside the Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY for the third consecutive year, and features outstanding competitions in the hunter, jumper and equitation divisions.
Regarded as the proving grounds for equestrian champions, this year's show offers $850,000 in prize money during the week, and opens the ring to a variety of disciplines and classes.
HRTV.com will be an equestrian fan's paradise for six days. The highlight of the week's action comes on Saturday, Nov. 2 with streaming coverage of the $250,000 Alltech Grand Prix, beginning at 7:30 p.m. ET. The Grand Prix is the ultimate challenge in equestrian show jumping and the top trophy awarded at the Alltech National Horse Show.
Other key competitions offered on HRTV.com during the weekend include: the $50,000 Lifeforce Puissance, featuring the world's most courageous show jumpers, on Friday, Nov. 1, beginning at 5:15 p.m. ET; and the Alfred B. Maclay Finals, a proving ground for talented, aspiring young jumpers, on Sunday, Nov. 3 at 7 a.m. ET.
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 <http://www.hrtv.com/> . In the U.S., the HRTV television network is available via telco, cable and satellite in over 19 million homes.