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 […]

3 Virginia Riders Share Their Experiences at the FEI/Adequan North American Jr/Young Rider Championships

The NAJYRC is one of the few opportunities juniors (ages 14 - 18) and young riders (ages 16 - 21) have to participate as part of a team.

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 […]

2015 WIHS Regional Horse Show & USHJA Zone 3 Finals this weekend

The highly anticipated 2015 WIHS Regional Horse Show & USHJA Zone 3 Finals will be hosted at Prince George’s Equestrian Center (PGEC) in Upper Marlboro, MD, from Friday, October 16, to Sunday, October 18, offering local and regional riders a final opportunity to punch their qualifying ticket to show at the world-renowned Washington International Horse Show (WIHS).
 
Entries for the WIHS Regional Horse Show & USHJA Zone 3 Finals close Friday, October 9. View the prize […]

Washington International Horse Show announces qualified horses and riders

As the 2015 edition of the Washington International Horse Show (WIHS) approaches, riders throughout the country who have qualified during the past year for the WIHS Hunter and Jumper Championships and WIHS Equitation Finals are preparing to travel to the nation’s capital to compete in the Finals, which will be held Tuesday, October 20, through Sunday, October 25, at Verizon Center in Washington, D.C.

More than 4,100 riders have been earning points to qualify for such […]

September 2015

Get Ready for WIHS Barn Night – Oct. 22, 2015

The 2015 Washington International Horse Show (WIHS) is pleased to announce the details of this year’s WIHS Barn Night, presented by Dover Saddlery. Barn Night is a favorite with young riders, barn mates and horse lovers who attend in groups and have a chance to enter contests, win great prizes, and enjoy a fun, horse-filled evening. This year’s Barn Night, themed “Keeping Up With the Equestrians,” will be held Thursday evening, October 22, during the 57th […]

August 2015

Last week’s top winners at HITS Culpeper Winston National

Show jumping competition returned to HITS Commonwealth Park this past week for HITS Culpeper Winston National.  Abigail McArdle, of St. Charles, Illinois, aboard David McArdle’s Cosma 20, got down to business in no time, taking home first in Friday’s $15,000 Brook Ledge Open Jumper Prix. In a first round field of 24, McArdle cleared the course in a time of 69.053 to become one of 12 entries moving on to a jump-off. Entering the ring […]