Avalon Farm


Both Past and Present...

Ella joined us at Avalon fall of 2018.  She and her pony gelding, Lollipop Guild aka "Freckles", had a great first year competing at Recognized shows starting at Intro level and worked their way up to First Level.  Ella received a new "dance" partner, Rumor, the summer of 2019 and is off to an excellent start.  

- GHF February 2021, All Blues and Reserve Champion Highpoint Jr/Yr for the show competing for their first time ever at Third level.  They are qualified for Regionals and completed their BRONZE Medal!!
- Region 3 Regionals 2020, Champion at First level Jr/Yr with a 72.36% and Champion Dressage Seat Equitation (13 and under) Semi-Finals with an 87%!  Their placing and score in the Equitation class earns them a spot to represent Region 3 at the Festival of Champions 2021 for the Equitation Finals.
- Festival of Champions 2020, Placed 12th in the Nation at FEI Children's with a great score of 66%.
- GDCTA July 2020, First time out Second level together and are qualified for Regionals.  The pair also improved their FEI Children's scores, which moved their overall ranking up to 4th in the Nation!  They also were High Point Champion FEI Jr/Yr for Saturday's show and won the Richard's Equine Video High Point award and a cash prize.
- Chatt Hills May 2020, qualified for the FEI Children's Championships to be held at The Festival of Champions in Wayne, IL.  Ella also satisfied her Second level requirements towards her Bronze Medal with this show.
- Region 3 Regionals 2019, Rumor and Ella placed 7th with a 67% in their Training level Championship class out of 26, 5th Place out of 12 in the Dressage Seat Equitation (13 and Under) Semi-Finals, and took home a Blue and Red (and Qualified for Regionals 2020) in their first attempt at First level together!
- GDCTA September 2019, qualified for Regionals at Training level with her new horse, Rumor 2019.  Qualified for Equitation Semi-Finals 13 and under for 2019. Had an all 70's and all Blue weekend and took home Champion High Point Jr/Yr for the show!
- GDCTA May 2019, earned a score towards Regionals at Training level JR with Freckles.
- GHF April 2019, Competed in Training level and First level.  Taking two 1st and a 2nd place for the weekend as well as 4th place in the National Pony Cup Award.
- Region 3 Regionals 2018, debuted Training level test 1 and 3.  Taking two 1st's and two 3rd's with scores in the mid 60's.
- GHF September 2018, all blues weekend!  Scoring high 60's and 70's on every test.  Won the Dressage Seat Equitation 13 and Under with a 70% as well.  This show fulfilled their requirements for the GDCTA Letterman's Jacket.
-GDCTA September 2018 scored over 70% at Intro level which won them the Pony TOC class for the show. 


Jimmy and his AQHA gelding, Rhythm and Blues, are the perfect team!  The pair have accomplished a lot over the past few years and have won several awards, starting from Training level all the way through Prix St. George!

- GDCTA July 2020, Debut at Prix St. George earning 2 Blue ribbons, taking High Point FEI AA Award for the show, qualified them for Regionals 2020, and completed his SILVER MEDAL!!

- Region 3 Regionals 2019, Champion Fourth Level Jr/Yr and Reserve Champion Third Level Jr/Yr!

- GDCTA September 2019, earned their final score for Regionals at Fourth level JR/YR, also their personal best score of 67%.

- GHF July 2019, debuted at Fourth level test 3 and earned a qualifying score towards Regionals.

- GHF June 2019, earned his highest score at Third level as well as a qualifying score towards Regionals.

- GHF April 2019, debuted at Fourth level earning both fourth level scores towards his Silver Medal.

- 14th place at Third level Jr/Yr Championships Region 3 Regionals 2018

- GDCTA May 2018 High Point Champion for Third Level JR/YR, one score towards Regionals at Third Level, and finished his Bronze Medal!!

-2017 Year End Award of Reserve High Point for Second Level JR/YR at the GDCTA Gala

- GDCTA May 2017 Earned both Second level scores towards his Bronze Medal.

- GDCTA Year End Awards Gala 2016, Champion USDF/USEF Training level and Fourth place in First level. Also receiving the Lisa Seger Insurance Medal Program Cooler for the Highest score in the Junior division for the year.

- Region 3 Regionals 2016, 8th place out of 47 at Training level and Eleventh place out of 34 at First level.

- GHF July 2016  High Point Jr/yr for the show, Overall High Point for the show, and their first qualifying score at First level for Regionals.


Linda came to us to better her Dressage riding for her Eventing scores, little did she know she'd be hooked and now solely focuses on Dressage.  Linda started her Dressage only career with her American WB, Extra Innings, and continues her riding/show career with her TB/WB cross, May Just.

- GDCTA September 2020, debuted at Third level with May Just, a few costly mistakes keeping them just shy of qualifying for Regionals and finishing her Bronze Medal.

- Region 3 Regionals 2019, placed in the top 15 at both First level AA Championship and Second level AA Championship classes with Extra Innings.

- GDCTA September 2019, earned her personal best score at Second level!

- GHF June 2019, Earned her final qualifying scores at First and Second level AA for Regionals.

- GHF April 2019, earned one qualifying score at First and Second level AA.

- 19th out of 44 riders First level AA Championships and 14th place Second level AA Championships at Region 3 Regionals

- GDCTA May 2018, Qualified for Regionals at First Level and one score towards Second level

- GDCTA September 2017, Qualified for Regional Championships at First level.  

- GDCTA September 2016 final qualifying score for Regionals at Second level and fulfilling the Second level requirements towards her Bronze Medal.

-  Chatt Hills June 2016 All Blue weekend and High Point Second level AA

- GHF September 2015 Sandy Osborn Good Rider Award and Reserve Champion for the Tulley Thoroughbred Award

 - GDCTA September 2015 Qualified at her first show with Extra at First level


Sarah started riding with Jessica summer of 2019 with her mothers' horse, Extra Innings. She has accomplished a lot in her confidence and riding abilities and currently is riding and competing with another one of the families' horses, Silly Philly, a Friesian/TB cross mare.

- GDCTA September 2020, Qualified for Regionals at First level with Extra Innings.  Sarah also competed Silly Philly at her first horse show ever.  The pair broke into the 70's and qualified for Regionals at Training level.

- GDCTA July 2020, Sarah's first recognized show ever taking Blues all weekend with Extra Innings at Training level and First level.  They qualified for Training level for Regionals, took High Point AA at Training level, broke the 70's barrier with one of their First level tests, and took High Point AA at First level.


Pat and her imported Holsteiner gelding, Corsair, have made leaps and bounds of progress! 2016 was her first time out at Recognized shows, and she kicked butt!

-GHF September 2018 earned one score at Second level towards Bronze Medal, also Reserve High Point for the show

- 2017 qualified for Regionals Championships at First Level AA also earning her First level scores towards her Bronze Medal.

- Stable View August 2017, First place with a 68% at First level winning High Point AA for the Show!

- GHF July 2017, won Dana Clark's Timeless Award for highest scoring AA

-GDCTA September 2016 Final qualifying Training level score for Regionals at her second show

- GHF July 2016 two Second places at Training level and earning a qualifying score for Regionals with a 69%. Runner up for the Dana Clarks Timeless Award. This being her very first show!


Mary and her beautiful KWPN gelding have accomplished great things in the last three years.

- GDCTA May 2019, qualified for Intermediare I AA for Regionals.

- 14th out of 47 at PSG AA Championships Region 3 Regionals 2018

-Silver Musical Freestyle Bar 2018!

- USDF Nationals 2017, 7th place overall in the Fourth level Musical Freestyle AA.

- Region 3 Championships 2017, 4th place finish overall and highest scoring AA in the Fourth Level Freestyle Championship class earning a spot at Nationals.

- GDCTA September 2017, debuted and qualified for Fourth Level Freestyle, winning both tests both days with 71 and 72%. 

- GHF June 2017, qualified for PSG, winning her tests each day as well as taking Reserve High Point Dutch Award. 

- 6th Place at USDF Nationals at Fourth level AA 2016

- Reserve Champion Fourth level AA at Regionals 2016

- Silver Medal 2016!

- GHF June 2016 PSG debut taking first place both days and qualifying for Regionals along with Champion High point FEI, Susanne Lauda High point FEI AA, Reserve Champion KWPN High point award, as well as finishing her Silver Medal!!

- GDCTA April 2016 Qualified for Regionals in one weekend for Fourth level and High Point T-4th AA for the weekend.

-GHF June 2015 KWPN High point, High point T-4th AA, Goodhorseman's Cup Award for High point overall show with a 73.3% at 4th level


Martene has been out of the horse show scene for over 15 years and has been focused on producing the country's top Georgian Grande horses. I've had the pleasure of campaigning her lovely gelding, Starfires Rising Phoenix, over the past year and have handed the baton off to Martene.  

-2017 IGGHR Year End Award of Reserve High Point for First Level AA

- Stable View August 2017, earning their second First level score needed for Regionals Championships and fulfilling their First level requirements for their Bronze Medal.

- GHF July 2017, Reserve High Point Champion CBH Friesian/Baroque Award at their very first show together. 

Horses Campaigned by Avalon Farm...

Starfires Rising Phoenix

Jessica has had great success establishing Phoenix's show career 2016-2017.  Owned and bred by Starfire Farm in Dawsonville, GA, Phoenix is a 2008 Georgian Grande Gelding.

- GHF June 2017, High Point Champion Georgian Grande and 6th place CBH Friesian/Baroque High Score Award, as well as earning a qualifying score for Regionals at Third Level. 

- GHF September 2016, All Blues weekend with upper 60's at Third level and 4th place CBH Friesian/Baroque High Score Award with a 66.6% at Third level.

- Ole South Classic August 2016, Upper 60's at his Third level debut

- Poplar Place October 2015, mid 60's in First and Second levels at his very first outing.

Botticelli CDF

Jessica got the pleasure of starting Botticelli's show career.  Owned and bred by Coves-Darden Farm, the 2012 PRE gelding is off to a great start!

-Ole South Classic August 2016, upper 60's and 70's throughout the weekend, taking a First, 2 Seconds and a Third place.

- GHF July 2016 upper 60's all weekend at his second outing

- GHF June 2016 Reserve Champion CBH Friesian/Baroque High Score Award

Rebujito VII

Jessica had the pleasure of campaigning and selling Coves-Darden Farm of Aiken, SC's beautiful 2010 PRE stallion, Rebujito VII.

- Poplar Place October 2015, mid to upper 60's at Training and First levels.

- GHF September 2015 Champion CBH Friesian/Baroque High Score Award at their first show.


Jessica had the pleasure of campaigning and selling the handsome Han/TB gelding.  Truly a gentle giant (standing at 18.2+ hands)!

- GHF July 2009, All Blues weekend with mid 60's at Third level