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Elly Schobel Clinic #2

Posted on August 8, 2016 at 4:55 PM Comments comments (0)

We are excited to bring Elly back for another clinic.  Saturday August 13th starting at 9 AM.

Riding slots are full, however Auditing is still available for $10/person.  No lunch provided, but snacks available in the barn.  We have a few benches and chairs available, but feel free to bing your own.

We have several new riders and horses for this clinic.  Many will be schooling Second level to PSG. Schedule below...

9 Jessica Bryant Souther

9:45 Jennie Dorman

10:30 Taylor Rae Laney

11:15 break

11:30 Dana Ferguson

12:15 Jessica Bryant Souther

1 lunch

2 Taylor Rae Laney

2:45 Linda Light

3:30 James Randall Beggs

Goodhorseman July Dressage Show

Posted on July 31, 2016 at 4:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Congraualtions to everyone for the past weekend at Conyers International Horse Park.  Everyone had a very sucessful weekend!

Barbara Hopps took her new boy, Mureno, out and received First place both days and a qualifying score for First Level AA for Regionals.  The pair also took home the Dana Clark "Timeless" Award!

Pat Powell and her boy, Corsair, had a great first outing together.  The two received two Second places in Training level also earning a qualifying score for Regionals AA with a 69%.

Jessica Runkle had a great first show with Lance, Pat's upcoming young horse. The two demonstrated a solid test at First level.

Jimmy Casey and his boy, Blue, cleaned up the show for the weekend!  Taking High Point JR/YR for the show Sunday as well as Overall Highpoint for the show Sunday with a 74.5% at Training level. The pair also made a 67% at First level earning them a qualifying score towards Regionals JR/YR!

Jennie and Diva had a great first outing at Second Level test 3 taking second place both days.

Coves-Darden Farm's, Botticelli CDF, had a great second outing.  Earning 2, 65% at Training level Saturday and a 67.9% Sunday against some tough competition!

Meredith Hopps and her new boy, Bodeguero CIX, had a great first outting together (This was also Bodey's frst show ever)!  The pair survived the busy warm up arenas and managed to have two solid tests both days!  Very proud of these two!

A great show all around!

Elly Schobel Clinic

Posted on July 20, 2016 at 4:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Avalon Farm was pleased to host Elly Schobel, of Aiken, SC, July 20th for a fun and educational day.  All the riders enjoyed her pasionate and energetic teaching methods.  We look forward to more clinics with her in the future.

Chatt Hills June Show

Posted on June 25, 2016 at 4:15 PM Comments comments (0)

Congratulations to everyone who competed at the Chattahochee Hills June Dressage Show. Jennie Roberts and Diva had a great show at Second level taking 2 blues for the weekend.  Linda Light also had a super show taking 3 blues for the weekend and winning AA High Point for Second level.  Alvin and Jessica had a good weekend taking a blue at Second level on Saturday.

Bodeguero CIX is Sold!

Posted on June 18, 2016 at 4:20 PM Comments comments (0)

The lovely 4 year old stallion (now gelding), Bodeguero CIX bred by Coves-Darden Farm, LLC in Aiken, SC, is now sold.  Congratualtions to Meredith Hopps on her new partnership!!  We look forward to seeing the two of you grow!

Goodhorseman's July Dressage Show

Posted on June 13, 2016 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)
What a great weekend! Coves Darden Farm's Botticelli, the 4 year old gelding, rocked his very first show! Taking home a first and second place along with Reserve Highpoint Baroque horse award!

Mary Youngblood cleaned house with Crownprinz in their debut at PSG. Taking first both days along with Champion Highpoint FEI, Champion Susanne Lauda Highpoint FEI AA, Reserve Champion Dutch Warmblood award, as well as finishing her Silver Medal!! They are also now qualified for Regionals at PSG.

Jennie and It's Just Chad had a great first outing at Third level. The pair took first both days and possibly the Highpoint Morgan award for the show.

Congratulations to everyone on an excellent weekend!!
Botticelli CDF
It's Just Chad

Poplar Place Farm Dressage Show

Posted on May 22, 2016 at 3:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Alvin and Diva were superstars their first time out at Second level. Alvin and Jessica got a 69.6% and a 75%.  Diva and Jennie got a 68.3% and a 62%.  Diva also earned a 69% at first level. Very proud of these two young horses!

Oxer Farm Schooling Show

Posted on May 14, 2016 at 3:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Congratualtions to Deborah Young and Joli on a great show!  The pair had a stellar outing at First level.  Joli got to strut his stuff on the show grounds and Deb got to show off her beautiful show coat! 

Covered Arena is finally complete!!

Posted on April 30, 2016 at 3:35 PM Comments comments (0)

The long over due Covered Arena is finally up!  Thanks to Gary Dunn at DCI Metal Buildings for a smooth and easy assembly.  We couldn't be more excited and happy with the finished product, just in time for the summer sun and heat.

Great Start to the 2016 Show Season!

Posted on April 12, 2016 at 3:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Congratulations to the Avalon farm team at this weekends GDCTA show! Mary Youngblood, Jennie Roberts, and Jessica all are qualified for regionals. The ponies all had very good rides with the crazy weather and we all have our homework for the next show. Thanks to all who came to cheer us on.. Deborah, Kristi, Barbara, Janet, Calen, Austin, Kimberly, Renita and Danny Roberts.

Mary and "Casper" earned both qualifying scores for Fourth Level AA over the weekend, also earning High Point Saturday.

Jennie and "Diva" received their final qualifying score for First Level Open.

Jessica and "Alvin" also received their final qualifying score at First Level Open.


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