Renews $1500 FLAIR Protect and Perform™Award for Lexington CCI4*

Delano MN – Flair LLC, maker of the FLAIR® Equine Nasal Strip, is pleased to announce the continuation of its longstanding sponsorship of the Rolex Kentucky CCI4 Three-Day Event, and the $1500 FLAIR™ Protect & Perform Award for 2015. At the Event, held April 22-26, 2015 in Lexington Kentucky, Flair will again present the Award to the highest-placed horse and rider pair using a FLAIR Strip during both the cross-country and stadium phases of the competition

Announcing Flair’s continued sponsorship and the Award, Flair LLC President Jim Chiapetta DVM JD said: “As we continue our longstanding sponsorship of the RK3DE, we again offer The Protect & Perform Award to recognize those competitors who understand the science behind the products they use to protect their equine athletes and help them to perform at their very best. We also salute the true horsemanship of all competitors drawn to this noble sport and wish them all the best of luck.

About the Lexington Kentucky Event: The Rolex Kentucky CCI4* is one of only six four-star three-day events held throughout the world each year. Recognized as a pinnacle competition of the international sport of Eventing, the Event is sanctioned by the Federation Equestre Internationale (FEI) — the governing body of international horse sport.

About FLAIR Nasal Strips: FLAIR Strips provide drug-free support and protection to the respiratory system of hard-working equine athletes. FLAIR Strips have been clinically proven to: reduce airway resistance, reduce lung stress and bleeding, reduce fatigue, and shorten post- exercise recovery time. For more information about FLAIR Strips, please visit

About the Science behind FLAIR Strips: Eight clinical studies have been conducted on FLAIR Strips at leading equine research centers in the United States.

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