Category: Eventing

The Winter Season is on!

Is everyone ready for a busy winter season? It’s about to crank into high gear with competitive opportunities for horses and riders of many different disciplines. This weekend, January 14-15, will be an active one. First, for the eventers, the…

Stableview Ride Times are up

Aiken’s first Advanced Level horse trials will be at Stable View this Saturday, October 1st. The Oktoberfest event starts off with Advanced dressage from 7:30am to 12:30pm, stadium from 1pm to 2:45pm and cross country from 1:20pm to 3:05pm. Individual competitors’ ride times are up…


October: Schedules & Ride Times (1)

Alan Martinez goes to goal

Alan Martinez scores in the Copper Cup just before the big rains came.


Crestview wins Copper Cup

Paradise Farm Ride Times CANCELED

USPA Copper Cup

USPA Governor’s Cup

Officer’s Cup

New Bridge Copa de Plata

USPA Northrup Knox 12-Goal

Audubon Trail Ride CANCELED

Cross-Country Schooling in Aiken

Cross Country Schooling in Aiken -Paradise Farm

There are so many event riders and trainers in Aiken over the winter. Little wonder, with all the competing and schooling opportunities, along with our (relatively!) mild winter weather. In the February-March issue of The Aiken Horse, we published an article…

Weekend Eventing Info: Feb 20-23

Eventing Aiken: Feb 22-23 Upper Level riders are across the river in Thomson Georgia to compete at Pine Top Advanced this weekend. The schedule has been altered several times because of the unusually cold weather. Advanced divisions have their dressage…

Aiken Equestrian Events, Feb 17-22

Aiken Equestrian Events

Aiken Equestrian Events There’s another big week coming up on the Aiken Horse Calendar, especially if you are an eventing enthusiast. There are activities and competitions for riders of all levels, from combined training competitions to jumping derbies, horse trials,…

Paradise Farm Results, Feb 13-15

Paradise Farm February Event: Cross country jumping

It was a sunny, cold and beautiful weekend for the horse trials at Paradise Farm. The event ran over the weekend and was actually separated into two different competitions. The first horse trial, held on Friday, featured many of Aiken’s…

William Fox-Pitt Impresses in Aiken

William Fox-Pitt discussing cross country riding with Kate Brown

By Sarah Eakin Aiken’s winter eventing crowd were in for a rare treat this week with the arrival of the world’s number one event rider, Britain’s William Fox-Pitt, who flew in for a two-day clinic at Stable Valley Farm. Some…

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…