HITS Balmoral hosts prestigious international horse-jumping competition in Crete
HITS Balmoral Park is again hosting a prestigious horse show jumping event that is being described as the largest event of its kind in the Chicago area’s history.
It is the second week of competition for the event, sanctioned by the Federation Equestre Internationale, or International Federation for Equestrian Sports, with riders from around the world competing.
The Four-Star FEI competition continues from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Sunday at the park, 26435 S. Dixie Highway, Crete.
The Grand Prix, or finals, will start at 2 p.m. Sunday…Please click here to read Mike Nolan’s story in the Tribune/Daily Southtown.