Saturday, June 15, 2024

Equestrian

Kids Cancer Foundation Enjoys Grand Champions Memorial Day Polo Match

Families from the Kids Cancer Foundation attended the Memorial Day Polo Match at the Grand Champions Polo Club on Sunday, May 26. The children had the opportunity to meet professional polo players Nic Roldan and Grant Ganzi during the...

Local Business N2 Saddlery Rewards Season Of Peak Performances

It is no small achievement to become the Official Dressage Saddle of the U.S. Equestrian Federation, which fields the nation’s Olympic, Pan American and World Equestrian Games squads. The ongoing respect for what goes into attaining and maintaining equestrian...

Human-Animal Alliance Sponsors Rescue Ponies At Tomorrow’s Rainbow

Wellington-based charity the Human-Animal Alliance recently announced its sponsorship of two mini rescue ponies, Rocky and River, at Tomorrow’s Rainbow, a place for children, teens and families healing from the death of a loved one. “Sponsorship such as this is...

ITID Equestrian Committee Gets Reprieve, New Leadership

The Indian Trail Improvement District Board of Supervisors nearly put its Equestrian Trails Advisory Committee out to pasture at its Wednesday, April 17 meeting, but a last-minute restructuring of leadership saved the group for now. ITID Vice President Patricia Farrell...

Area Residents Win X-Factor Awards At Global Dressage Festival

For the past decade, Wellington-based local business owners and sisters Sarah and Katie Hoog have been transforming their passion for horses into what has become one of the equestrian businesses that contributed to a record GDP increase for Palm...

Park Place Captures World Polo League’s Triple Crown Of Polo

In an emotionally charged game, Park Place won its first World Polo League Triple Crown of Polo on Saturday, April 20 at the Grand Champions Polo Club in Wellington. Park Place (Andrey Borodin, Juan Britos, Hilario Ulloa and Joaquin Panelo)...

La Dolfina Conquers First American Season With U.S. Open Win

Concluding the most prestigious polo tournament in the United States, the U.S. Open Polo Championship, fans and polo enthusiasts filled a sold-out stadium at the National Polo Center-Wellington’s U.S. Polo Assn. Field One on Sunday, April 21. Reaching the...

Horse Art Show In Palm Beach

An Equestrian Art Show will open on Thursday, May 9 at the Jennifer Balcos Gallery Palm Beach at 292 S. County Road, Palm Beach. An opening night reception benefiting the Equestrian Aid Foundation (EAF) will take place from 5 to...

GPL Tourney Brings Fun & Flair To Patagones Polo Club

The 2024 Lexus International Gay Polo Tournament, presented by Douglas Elliman Real Estate, was held Saturday, April 6 at the Patagones Polo Club in Wellington. At the signature event of the Gay Polo League, the Senator’s Cup winner was...

Equestrian Board Learns About Vision Zero Project

A plan to eliminate deaths and serious injuries on Wellington roads by 2030 might sound ambitious enough, but it comes with complications not every place faces — like a thriving equestrian industry bounding beside or across some of its...

Garden Club Hosts Tour Of Five Local Horse Farms

The Wellington Garden Club hosted a self-guided tour of five unique horse stable locations on Saturday, April 6. The locations taking part in the tour were Mida Farms, Helgstrand Dressage USA, the Santa Rita Polo Farm, River Run Farm...

Grand Champions Hosts Successful Royal Salute Polo Challenge

In a star-studded event featuring Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex, Grand Champions Polo Club hosted the Royal Salute Polo Challenge in support of Sentebale. Sentebale was co-founded by Prince Harry and Prince Seeiso of Lesotho in southern Africa 2006,...

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Wellington Art Society Hosts Installation Dinner

On Saturday, June 8, the Wellington Art Society held its annual installation dinner at Hurricane Grill. New and continuing...