Horse & Rider News March 2014

March 2014 

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Welcome the newest little member to our CCA family! She was born March 4, on Mardi Gras.    This filly is out of Alpine by Hidden Hill Farm.  Alpine is known for his gentleman like demeanor and stunning movement.  He is a  1999 stallion, 17h – by Alcatraz out of Kerrie Mon Amie by Consul.

Take a look at our pictures of this beautiful little bay filly and the mare Lexi. The horse in the separate pictures is  the stud, Alpine.

We are not sure yet what to name her, so we decided to let you vote on it.  If you submit one we like, then you’ll get one free group lesson.  We’ll have to decide soon, so let us know if you have any barn names or show names in mind. Give us some suggestions by clicking here! 

Show Results 

Aiken AA Show week of February 28- March 2

Elise George and Madison are continuing to do great in the Junior Hunters at 3’6” even winning a class!  Courtney Faulkner and Santiago had a great weekend and made their debut in the Children’s Hunters.  Caroline Wilder also made her jumper debut on Crush and had a blast!        IEA Regionals on March 8-9 at Chatham Hall in Chatham, Virginia

Carolina Country Acres IEA teams qualified for Zones

Despite the cold, snowy and icy weather conditions on Friday, the weekend was absolutely beautiful and sunny!  We had a great weekend with many riders qualifying individually and both teams qualified for zones.  The high school team finished Reserve Champion!  The Middle and High School Team moving on to Zones April 12-13, 2014 at Garrison Forest  School in Owings Mills, MD.

Individual Qualifiers

Anna Reising                                      Varsity Open Flat

Kassandra White                              Novice Over Fences

Carson Odle                                        Future Novice Over Fences

Avery Morgan                                   Future Intermediate Over Fences

Sarah Ekola                                         Future Novice Flat

Audrey Kate Smith                          Future Beginner Walk/Trot/Canter


Sign up for Summer Camp 2014!


We accept ages 5 & up, and have levels for beginners to advanced.  Have fun riding with friends and learning new skills.  Safety is our number one priority at CCA.  Spots going fast, sign up here.



Missy Roades Clinic 

We had a great weekend on March 1-2 with the Missy Roades clinic!  Thanks to everyone who came out and participated.  We had about 15 participants.  Are you interested in doing a clinic?  Let us know

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Cody and GirlsHi Pony Pals,

We had a fun, though rainy, first Pony Pals get-together yesterday! We played lots of games (Curry Comb “Hot Potato” and a barn scavenger hunt), colored and had snack, got dirty playing relay races in the riding ring, fed carrots to Cody and Flower after the girls had a grooming contest to get them clean, and loved on the horses! The rain made it a little hard to do some of the fun things we had planned, but there’s always April!

We are getting a date together and I will send it out soon. Thanks for sending your girls to Pony Pals! Here are two photos of some of the girls with Cody and Flower!

Thanks, Shannon and Kelli

Sales/ Leases 

Zam I Am 16 hh TB Gelding

Petie 13.1hh Welsh

Blaze 15h QH Gelding


There will be no lessons the week of April 14-20 for Spring Break!