Monthly Archives: September 2016

Adequan Gold Cup Advanced Cross-Country Course Preview

For the fourth year in a row Aspen Farms Horse Trials in Yelm, WA is hosting an Advanced level national qualifier for the Adequan Gold Cup. This year's course consists of 23 fences over a 3,720 meter course designed by Tremaine Cooper. The optimum time is 6 minutes and 32 seconds. Advanced cross-country will begin Saturday, [...]

Free XC Water Complex Walk with Olympian Nick Holmes-Smith on Friday at 6:30 p.m.

This Friday, September 9th at 6:30 p.m. the USEA Area VII Adult Riders and Young Riders are sponsoring a Water Complex Walk led by Olympian Nick Holmes-Smith at Aspen Farms Horse Trials and USEA Area VII Championships. This educational event is free to the public and open to all competitors and spectators; we hope you will [...]

Call for Athlete Profile Submissions from Area VII Championship Competitors

Aspen Farms Horse Trials on September 9-11 is thrilled to be hosting the United States Eventing Association (USEA) Area VII 2016 Championships for the first year in a three-year tenure. Aspen Farms is committed to making the Area VII Championships a top class competition that celebrates and honors competitors' achievements. In this spirit, Aspen Farms is [...]

Ride Times Posted for Aspen Farms Horse Trials on September 9-11

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE As of today, ride times are posted for all classes at Aspen Farms Horse Trials this coming weekend, September 9-11. Competitors can see times posted online at Startbox Scoring, here: Any questions or concerns about ride times should be directed to the show secretary, Christina Gray, at or 805-239-3930 extension 1. The Advanced [...]

Sign Up to Volunteer at Area VII Championships September 9 – 11

Area VII Championships at Aspen Farms is right around the corner on September 9 - 11, 2016. We are looking for a few amazing volunteers to help make the magic happen. Can you lend a hand? To volunteer, sign up online at You can also contact our volunteer coordinator, Eva Elliott, directly at Volunteering is an excellent way [...]