Month: May 2014

Aiken Equestrian Events, May 30 – June 1, 2014

It’s another polo weekend in Aiken. The New Bridge Member’s Classic 8-Goal, the Wagener Polo Masters Cup 6-Goal, and the  Aiken Polo Club Smoak Family 8-Goal tournaments wrap up on Sunday so there are plenty of opportunities to don your sunhats and…

Aiken Equestrian Events, May 23-26, 2014

The weather isn’t the only thing heating up in Aiken. Polo is hot, hot hot! There are 14 polo matches being played this weekend. Contestants range from top notch professionals to youth just getting started.  Take your sunblock and some cold water…

Aiken Equestrian Events, May 16-18, 2014

Now that the rain has greened things up and dampened the dust, Aiken is primed for yet another weekend of non-stop equestrian activities.  This weekend is all about polo, so grab your folding chairs, your sunglasses and your best divot-stomping…

Aiken Equestrian Events, May 2-4, 2014

by Dapples It’s Kentucky Derby time! And polo time, and ranch sorting, and eventing and pretty much anything equestrian time. Aiken has so many equestrian events, it is hard to keep track of them all. What to do? Where to…

Throwback Thursday: Sea Hero

Sea Hero Kentucky Derby Winner

by Pam Gleason It was Saturday, May 1, 1993. The first Saturday in May means one thing to horse people: the Kentucky Derby. The Derby is one of the hardest races in the world to win, and one of the…