In their first ever Collegiate Challenge, the USC Aiken Eventing Team competed in the FENCE Horse Trials and placed second out of nine teams. The competition included teams from University of Kentucky, University of Georgia, several teams from Clemson, University of Virginia and University of Transylvania.
Each team consists of four riders competing over a 2 day period in three separate events. (Dressage, Stadium Jumping and Cross Country) Students representing USC Aiken this weekend were: Alexa Hamilton, Heather Bartlett, Hannah Cangilla, and Brendan Quinn.
For more information on USC Aiken Eventing, read our article in the April-May edition: http://digital.turn-page.com/issue/290598/63.
Or ride along with Brendan Quinn, a member of the team, on this helmet cam footage of the Cross Country: