Month: March 2015

Throwback Thursday: Aiken Steeplechase Edition

Aiken Steeplechase - Kellsboro Jack

With the Aiken Steeplechase upon us this Saturday, March 19, we thought it only fitting that our Throwback Thursday post should honor a steeplechasing horse with an Aiken connection. We found this  cigarette card image of Kellsboro Jack, created in…

Aiken Racing This Weekend

Aiken Trained Horse of the Year Palace Malice and Hall of Fame inductee Demonstrative

Organizers of the Aiken Trials are hoping the weather is going to clear up on Saturday before the 1 pm carriage parade and 2 pm post time of the first race. The Aiken Trials are a day of racing for fledgling racehorses…

Weekend Events, Mar 7-8

Meteorological spring arrived last Sunday, March 1. The weather gods have responded and smiled on Aiken:  it is actually spring here this week, with warm weather, sunshine and spring showers.  The grass is turning green, the trees are budding and…

Walkabout Tour Needs You

Clinton Anderson Walkabout Tour Perry GA

Bring us your spooky, your disrespectful, your hard to catch, your stubborn and your yearning to be trained! The Walkabout Tour, featuring the natural horsemanship guru Clinton Anderson, is coming to the Reaves Arena in Perry, Georgia March 21 and…