Local Student Wins Arianna Cox Jr. Sportsmanship Award

On February 16, 2013 Bobby Dunlap was presented the perpetual trophy at the Battlefiled Horse Show Association 2012 awards banquet.


Bobby Dunlap, a working student at Hazelwild Farm Education Foundation and member of the Hazelwild Hunters riding team, won the 2012 Arianna Cox Jr. Sportsmanship Award from the Battlefield Horse Show Association (BHSA).

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TWA Winter Jumper Series Champions

Grand champion and reserve champion winners competed in a minimum of three of the five shows in the winter series.

The final show in the TWA Horse Shows five-show winter series took place at Hazelwild Farm Saturday March 2, 2013.

The champion and reserve champion winners in each division are as follows:

Puddle Jumpers 2′ – 2.3′

  • Grand Champion: One Fine Friday, owned and ridden by Hannah Childers.
  • Reserve Grand Champion: Irish Eyes, owned by Cranberry Acres, Sue Ambrose; ridden by Payge Patnaude.

Novice Jumper 2.3′ – 2.6′

Hazelwild Riding Team Wins AIRC Championship

On March 10, 2013 the Fredericksburg team earned first place in the 2012-13 American Interschool Riding Competition.

The 2012-13 Hazelwild Hunters won first place in the American Interschool Riding Competition (AIRC) finals Sunday at Hazelwild Farm.  The win also earned them first place for the season.

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