Month: February 2015

Wesley Bryan Joins Team USPA

Wesley Bryan

Wesley Bryan, 17, has been named to Team USPA, a mentoring and training program run by the United States Polo Association. Wesley, who plays in Aiken during the season, has been a dedicated polo player since he was a small…

William Fox-Pitt Clinic Continues

Watching William-Fox Pitt

The highly awaited William Fox-Pitt clinic got a good start on Tuesday, with 30 riders separated into five groups of six. Levels started at Novice and went through Advanced. Fox-Pitt worked with each of the groups in the big outdoor…

Full Gallop, Paradise Ride Times Posted

Ride times have been posted for the schooling horse trials at Full Gallop Farm on Thursday, as well as for the USEA/USEF Horse Trials at Paradise Farm this weekend. Click here for Full Gallop, February 12 Click here for Paradise…

Aiken Horse Events Feb 9-16

Horse in field

Aiken Horse Events: Upcoming equestrian events in Aiken for February 9-16 William Fox-Pitt Clinic at Stable View Tuesday 9-6; Wednesday 8-5. Reservations are required for auditors; space is limited. A DVD of the clinic will be for sale from Stable…

Aiken Weekend Results FEB 6-8 2015

Jumping at Highfields

Aiken Weekend: February 6-8. It was a beautiful, warm sunny weekend in Aiken. Daffodils were blooming, if you had thought ahead and planted rye last fall, you could even see some green grass, and horses everywhere are really starting to…

Getting Ready for William Fox-Pitt

William Fox-Pitt

William Fox-Pitt, the number one event rider in the world, is coming to Stable View Farm this week, and Aiken’s eventing world is getting excited.  Fox-Pitt will be giving a clinic for 30 lucky riders on Tuesday and Wednesday. (Starting at…

Entries Still Accepted At Full Gallop

Full Gallop Horse Trials

As of this weekend entries are still being accepted at the February 12 (Thursday) schooling horse trials at Full Gallop Farm.  In addition to the horse trials , there will also be combined tests, dressage tests of choice and schooling…

The February-March Issue is Out!

February-March 2015 Cover

The February-March 2015 issue is out this weekend: about 1,000 copies have already been distributed and the remainder will start to hit the streets on Monday afternoon. Our February-March issue features the 99th annual Aiken Horse Show in the Woods,…

VSE Championships at Windsor Trace

The American Driving Society has announced that the 2015 National Championship for Very Small Equines (VSEs aka Minis) will be held at the Windsor Trace Combined Driving Trial held March 27-29. Aiken has a large and growing group of mini horse…

Aiken High Performance Supporters Day

Event riders on the USEF High Performance Training lists have already been hard at work in coaching sessions out at Stable View Farm in Aiken. Auditors are invited to come and watch these sessions, which provide an unequaled opportunity to see…