** A few spaces remain; E Gretchen@waredaca.com if interested asap**
Dear Maryland Combined Training Event Organizers and Friends,
Please join us for "A Fair Hill 4* Star Evening" from 7-9 PM, Tues., APRIL 11, 2017 in the Tap Room at Waredaca Farm, 4015 Damascus Rd., Laytonsville, MD 20882.
The Maryland Horse Industry Board, in addition to Fair Hill International and the MD Sports Commission, would like to take this opportunity to brief you and the organizing staffs/committees of the state's six largest combined training events to learn more about the Fair Hill 4* proposal, its potential impact on the state's equine industry and how you can become involved.
Speakers include Trish Gilbert and Carla Geiersbach, co-president and executive director of Fair Hill International, respectively; and Terry Hasseltine, executive director of the Maryland Sports Commission.
Sponsors include Robert and Gretchen Butts, who have graciously offered to host the event at their farm (and brewery!) and the Maryland Horse Industry Board.
Space in the Tap Room is limited to 80 people. We are sending this evite to organizers of the MCTA Horse Trials at Shawan, Loch Moy, Seneca Valley, Full Moon, Marlborough Horse Trials and of course, Waredaca. Please feel free to bring along up to a dozen staff/committee members, volunteers, etc.
Please rsvp by Friday, APRIL 4, 2017 to Ross Peddicord at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Four Star is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to showcase Maryland's eventing community--it's horse industry and our entire state-- to the world.
Looking forward to seeing you on the 14th!
Maryland Horse Industry Board
Maryland Department of Agriculture
50 Harry S. Truman Parkway
Annapolis, MD 21401
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