Friday, August 14, 2020

Equestrian

County Approves Pilot Project For Equine Waste Recycling

The Palm Beach County Commission on Monday approved policies that define equestrian waste and recycling in the Glades Tier and allow an equestrian waste recycling pilot project. At Monday’s transmittal hearing, Senior Planner Lisa Amara said the amendment proposes an...

Gladiator League Brings Arena Polo To Wellington

The exciting sport of arena polo has arrived in Wellington. The debut competition of the Gladiator Polo Arena League took place Thursday, Jan. 26 at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center’s Equestrian Village site. A large crowd was on hand...

Eric Lamaze Wins $130,000 Adequan Grand Prix CSI 3* At WEF

Eric Lamaze, Canada’s 2008 Olympic champion and 2016 Olympic individual bronze medalist, guided his Rio mount Fine Lady 5 to victory in the $130,000 Adequan Grand Prix CSI 3* last Saturday night at the 2017 Winter Equestrian Festival. Lamaze topped...

JustWorld To Host Kid Zone At The CP Palm Beach Masters

Deeridge Farms, a 300-acre oasis of serenity and beauty in the Village of Wellington, will host the CP Palm Beach Masters, presented by Sovaro, this weekend, and the event will include the JustWorld Kid Zone. The CP Palm Beach Masters...

Oxbridge Academy Equestrian Team Advances To Regionals

The Oxbridge Academy equestrian team has advanced to regionals in equestrian competition, based on its performance at a competition hosted by the West Palm Beach private school Jan. 7. The Interscholastic Equestrian Association regional competition is scheduled for Feb....

Lunch & Learn Returns To Appreciative Crowds

TALES FROM THE TRAILS The Winter Equestrian Festival’s 2017 Lunch & Learn Series got underway Jan. 12. This thoroughly enjoyable weekly get-together takes place each Thursday during WEF from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Event Coordinator Laura Bostwick is enthusiastic about...

Stallion Grading Event The First Of Its Kind In Florida

Guy Huybrechts, Anglo European Studbook representative for the United States, and Corine Taymans, president of Vizcaya of the Sun Farms, are bringing a day of special events to Wellington on Tuesday, Feb. 21. Taymans has more than 30 years of...

Project Reviews Mean Busy Season For Equestrian Committee

Wellington’s Equestrian Preserve Committee met Tuesday, Jan. 17 to continue a workshop on condensing the village’s land development regulations, but also got an update on development applications that the committee will review in coming months. Committee Chair Jane Cleveland led...

Vinceremos Buck Off Competition In Full Swing

The Vinceremos Therapeutic Riding Center held the second of its three Buck Off qualifying rounds Thursday, Jan. 19 at the White Horse Fashion Cuisine. Teams of riders tried their hand at staying on the mechanical bull, with the “Real...

USET Foundation Hosts Gold Medal Club Reception

On Friday, Jan. 20, the United States Equestrian Team Foundation hosted its Gold Medal Club Reception at the Wanderers Club, where Gold Medal Club members who have made the USET Foundation a priority in their charitable giving for 10,...

La Indiana Rides Away With The Joe Barry Memorial Cup At IPC

La Indiana claimed a 13-10 victory over Mt. Brilliant in the 2017 Joe Barry Memorial Cup final Sunday, Jan. 22 on Engel & Völkers field at the International Polo Club Palm Beach in Wellington. In what was projected to be...

Gonzalez Tops Field At $86,000 Marshall & Sterling Grand Prix

Olympian Enrique Gonzalez of Mexico was the winner in last Saturday night’s $86,000 Marshall & Sterling Insurance Grand Prix CSI 2* riding Chacna at the 2017 Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington. U.S. Olympians Margie Engle and Laura Kraut rounded out...

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Injured Veteran Liam Dwyer Gets Keys To His New Home

Capping a four-year process, Marine Staff Sgt. Liam Dwyer and his wife Meghan received the key to...

Sales Surtax Yields Big Renovations At Wellington El

Wellington Elementary School has been abuzz this summer, but not with the voices of school children. Instead, the sounds of power tools...

Wellington Capital Projects For Next Year Top $14 Million

The Wellington Village Council reviewed capital projects included in next year’s budget at a workshop session held Monday, Aug. 10.

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Westlake OKs Revised Look, Taco Stands At 7-Eleven Locations

The Westlake City Council approved site plan amendments on Monday, Aug. 10 for both 7-Eleven convenience stores on Seminole Pratt Whitney Road,...