It has been an exciting time for the USC Aiken eventing team! This semester we officially became recognized by the university as a club sport! There are only five club sports on campus with equestrian sports making up three of them. Also, this year we have 15 official members and have been gaining in numbers weekly
Monday, September 09 2013 by Editor
A photo of Amy taken from her recovery Facebook page. By Dani Moritz Although I don’t know Amy Barrington personally, from what I’ve heard she is an amazing woman – not just for her ability to ride, but because she is a giving, kind-hearted and passionate soul.
Alliy Moyer Hunts to the Win with Carlson in the $5,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby at the 2013 Chicago Hunter Derby
Sunday, September 08 2013 by Editor
Mythical and Jersey Boy Top the List to Return for Sunday’s $50,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby Handy Round Antioch, IL – September 7, 2013 - A field of 39 horses galloped back-in-time over old fashioned coops, stone fences, logs and brush jumps in the $5,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby presented by ABBA Vet Supply.
Grand Champions Polo Club’s Juancito Bollini Leads Zone 3 All-Stars Into Sunday’s NYTS National Tournament Final
Monday, September 02 2013 by Editor
WELLINGTON, FL-August 31, 2013—Zone 2 will play Zone 3 Sunday at noon in the championship final of the inaugural USPA National Youth Tournament Series National Championship at the Virginia International Polo Club in Upperville, Va. Grant Ganzi of Grand Champions Polo Club and Justin Daniels of Wellington getting ready for the game.
Karissa and Seppy! By Dani Moritz I got a Facebook message this morning from a woman I met briefly at Therapeutic Horsemanship in Wentzville, Missouri. Seppy had been there on and off over a two year period and was volunteering as a therapy horse while I spent a lot of time traveling and studying. All the kids loved her (probably because she really is the cutest thing in the world!), but one little girl took a special liking to her.
Wednesday, July 17 2013 by Editor
Deadline for Second Round is October 7 July 17, 2013 — Lexington, KY — USA Equestrian Trust has awarded nearly $210,000 in grants for 10 projects submitted by equine non-profits during the first of the foundation’s two 2013 application periods. The deadline for the Trust’s second grant application period is October 7. Equine non-profits interested in applying for a grant can do so by using the Trust’s online application form at www.trusthorses.org .
By Dani Moritz Things are finally looking up here in good ol’ Fulton, Missouri – so I just thought I’d post an update on all the great things happening. Here we go!! Puppy Love Sasha, “daddy,” and I! Last Sunday we adopted a dog from the local shelter and ran into a bit of an issue (see my previous post). We knew she came from an abusive environment and was going to take some time and patience, but we weren’t fully prepared for what we were getting ourselves into
April and Sidelines editor Jan with April’s award. By Dani Moritz I saw this post from American Horse Publications today and I just had to share it with everyone
The beautiful view from a trail behind the hotel. By Dani Moritz Last year when I attended the American Horse Publications (AHP) seminar as a student award winner, I had no idea just how much the people there would impact my life.
Hi Everyone – Sidelines is pleased to welcome Rachel Cline as our summer intern! Rachel lives in Virginia, but attends college at SMU – and here is her story she wrote for the June issue of Sidelines. Welcome Rachel – it’s going to be a great summer!! – Jan Westmark-Allan SMU Campus By Rachel Cline During my first visit to Southern Methodist University, I had an overwhelming sense of being home