July 2016

Harold Chopping wins HITS Culpeper $25,000 Brook Ledge Grand Prix on Friday, July 15, 2016

Riders and horses turned out for Friday’s $25,000 Brook Ledge Grand Prix as a weekend of excitement kicked off at the Cavalier Classic, the third week of HITS Culpeper.

Coming home with the victory was Southern Pines, North Carolina equestrian Harold Chopping aboard Basje, owned by Kendra Bullington. This win makes Chopping and Basje’s third blue ribbon in the Grand Prix ring at HITS Commonwealth Park this year.

“He’s a very talented horse, and is also very […]

May 2016

Looking for something to do? Visit our Calendar of Events page!

Looking for something to do this weekend? Our Calendar of Events page has been updated to include as many Shows, Hunter Paces, Trail Rides, Clinics and Events that we could find throughout Virginia. Here is a list for the next week.

April 2016

VHSA “Ask the Judges” Clinic on April 16th at Rose Mount Farm Horse Show

The VHSA Special Events Committee will be holding an “ASK THE JUDGES” Clinic on Saturday, April 16th, at the Rose Mount Farm Horse Show. This free Clinic is open to everyone and will begin at the conclusion of the show on Saturday and will be held under the tent, weather permitting. The Judges will be Kim Dorfman, Scott Fitton and Street Moore. Contact the Virginia Horse Show Association at http://vhsa.com or email vhsa@verizon.net

March 2016

Bellemount Stables offers Lessons, IEA, Camps, Shows and more in 2016

Bellemount Stables offers many amenities to the horse enthusiast.  Once an antebellum plantation circa 1810, Bellemount Stables is owned and operated by trainer Erin Oliff Culpeper. Bellemount Stables is a family friendly 80 acre farm in Beaverdam, VA, about 10 miles off the Ladysmith exit on I95. We are a full service boarding and training facility providing hunt seat instruction, shows, camps, and more. Two large stables with matted stalls, large tack rooms, feed rooms, wash […]

Glenmore Farm Equestrian Center plans Clinic, Hunter Shows and Summer Camps

Located in Keswick, VA, just 5 miles east of downtown Charlottesville, VA, Glenmore Farm Equestrian Center has an action packed spring and summer planned for riders of all ages. Read the information below or check out their website at www.Glenmorefarmec.com

FIX MY RIDE CLINIC
Beginning in April, Glenmore Farm EC will host a “Fix My Ride Clinic” with Ellen Shevella on April 17, 2016.  The format will be run as classes at a horse show that are placed, analyzed, […]

January 2016

2015 Yearbook – Congratulations to these Virginia riders!

Please join us in congratulating the horse and rider teams that are featured below for their accomplishments during 2015.  We love the versatility that is represented here, a true mix of ages, disciplines and breeds.
Lisa Vignerot and Prize Patrol
Lisa Vignerot of Stafford Virginia recently returned from the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) Select World Championships Show in Amarillo TX with an armful of prizes on her horse appropriately named “Prize Patrol”.  The Adequan Select World […]

November 2015

Glenmore Farm in Keswick VA – vibrant programs and looking forward to 2016

The Glenmore Farm Equestrian Center in Keswick, Virginia has had a lot of exciting changes over the last few months. The equestrian center also has many vibrant programs scheduled this fall and leading into 2016. Join us to become a part of the excitement and fun at Glenmore Farm.

Glenmore Farm Equestrian Center is a 34 stall hunter/jumper facility located 5 miles east of Charlottesville, Virginia. This historic farm sits at the entrance of the Glenmore […]

October 2015

WIHS Silent Auction Ends Tonight at 9pm – Bid online or at the show

From tack to tickets to great getaways, the WIHS Silent Auction, has more than 130 unique and valuable products and services available for your bid.

Results from the 2015 WIHS Regional Horse Show and USHJA Zone 3 Finals

The 2015 Washington International Horse Show (WIHS) hosted its Regional Horse Show in conjunction with the USHJA Zone 3 Finals October 16-18, 2015, at Prince George’s Equestrian Center in Upper Marlboro, MD. The competition leads up to the 57th annual Washington International Horse Show, which runs this week, October 20-25, at Verizon Center in downtown Washington D.C.

The regional competition gives local riders a chance to qualify to compete in the WIHS Championship Finals in the […]

Thursday night at WIHS has something for everyone

The 2015 Washington International Horse Show (WIHS) has an exciting schedule of events set for each night of competition throughout its six-day stay at Verizon Center in downtown Washington, D.C. WIHS Barn Night, presented by Dover Saddlery, draws a fantastic crowd of equestrian enthusiasts and will be held on Thursday, October 22. Full competition for WIHS runs October 20-25, 2015.

WIHS Barn Night, presented by Dover Saddlery, is a favorite with young riders, barn mates and […]