Brendan Quinn competes his Percheron cross, Smoke, at the Preliminary level and the pair stepped out for their first Prelim run of the year this past weekend at Pine Top. Braving cold weather and a...» Read More!
The “Hammock” had been sitting on course taunting us all during the first horse trials of the year at Pine Top. Spectators found good use for it as an elevated viewing area, but we anxiously...» Read More!
Tredstep Ireland rider Emily Beshear and Deep Purple Eventing’s Shame On the Moon stepped out for their first Advanced run of the season at Pine Top this past weekend. The pair took second place into...» Read More!
If you missed out on the cross country action from Pine Top yesterday, never fear! The Horse Pesterer was out on course yesterday to grab some videos, and there’s a whole playlist waiting for us...» Read More!
The Advanced divisions concluded today at Pine Top Horse Trials in Thomson, Georgia (with much improved weather!). Advanced Test A show jumped yesterday and did cross country today, while Advanced Test B tackled both jumping...» Read More!
Many a brave soul was out bracing against the cold temperatures in Georgia yesterday, as the Advanced divisions ran through their dressage tests. Our good friend, The Horse Pesterer, caught many pairs’ tests on video,...» Read More!
Advanced competitors will tackle Derek di Grazia’s highly anticipated new course today at the Pine Top Advanced Horse Trials in Thomson, Georgia. There is a lot going on in this 6 minute, 16 second course,...» Read More!
So, how many jokes can we make about today’s weather conditions at Pine Ice Top Farm? It was quickly dubbed the North American Eventing Figure Skating Championships. What about brrr-ssage and cross-ice jumping? Okay, so...» Read More!
The start of CIC* cross country at Pine Top has been delayed 40 minutes to 1 p.m. EST as the organizers are scrambling to remove ice from the water complexes, which were totally frozen over this...» Read More!
Bundled up in layers upon layers of warm clothing, my glasses fogging up from my breath against the frigid air, I ask myself, “Is it spring yet?” While this winter has been decidedly milder than...» Read More!
As much of the East Coast is bracing for Winter Storm Octavia, Pine Top is preparing for unseasonably cold temperatures to impact this week’s event in Thomson, Georgia...» Read More!
Intermediate wasn’t the only level to see new questions that required brave, accurate riding on Pine Top’s course this weekend. Boot Hill was fence 8ab on the Training level course and included a huge drop...» Read More!
Glen and Janet Wilson hosted yet another excellent event at their Pine Top Farm in Thomson, Georgia this weekend. The Intermediate horse trials was the first of five recognized events this year, and those who...» Read More!
Pine Top’s first horse trials of the year got under way today with four Intermediate divisions running a one-day format. It was a frigid morning to begin the day; the thermometer read 24 degrees during...» Read More!
Good morning from Pine Top! The Intermediate divisions are all running today in a one-day format, with a strong field set to tackle Derek de Grazia’s new cross country course here in Thomson, Georgia. Taking...» Read More!
The cross country course at Pine Top will have a fresh look this season, as Derek di Grazia has taken the reins for the design. Glenn and Janet Wilson’s property lends itself perfectly to cross...» Read More!
No matter how well I think I know my horse, every single year he comes out and he’s a little quirkier, a little different than last year and our first Advanced is always a bit...» Read More!
It was a beautiful weekend in Georgia for the Pine Top Winter HT, and Tracey Bienemann posted her helmet cam video for our viewing pleasure. Here she is riding the CIC2* on her Thoroughbred mare,...» Read More!
Our friend, The Horse Pesterer, was on site in Georgia this weekend filming riders competing at Pine Top. All of his videos are now available to view on his YouTube channel. Here is a collection...» Read More!
The first water complex at Pine Top saw a lot of gutsy, scrappy rides yesterday in the Open Intermediate divisions. It’s time to play Who Jumped It Best? Pine Top Edition! Watch the video and...» Read More!
Otis Barbotiere returned to competition at Pine Top this weekend, running his first cross-country course since the London Olympics 18 months ago. He looked raring to go in the show jumping yesterday — bucking and...» Read More!
That’s a wrap for Open Intermediate cross country at Pine Top! After both divisions ran, Phillip Dutton and Fernhill Fugitive won Open Intermediate 2 here at on a final score of 32.0, with Will Coleman...» Read More!
Will Faudree and Pawlow snuck past overnight leaders Ashley Adams and Da Vinci Code to take the win in the inaugural running of the CIC2* at Pine Top on a score of 44.4. Will and...» Read More!