Your Ultimate Guide to Stable View’s Inaugural FEI Event

We are counting down to an exciting weekend in South Carolina, as Stable View is set to host Aiken’s inaugural FEI competition at the fifth annual Oktoberfest horse trials on Sept. 28-30, 2018.

With more than 300 horses competing and $80,000 in prize money across all divisions from the CIC3* to Beginner Novice, the stage is set for a thrilling event.

EN will be on the grounds providing coverage, and we’ve compiled a guide of everything you need to know.

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FRIDAY, SEPT 28: Dressage will run all day Friday from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. EST for the CIC3*, CIC2*, CIC*, Advanced and Intermediate divisions. Show jumping for the CIC3* and CIC2* will be held Friday afternoon from 2:45-5 p.m. EST.

SATURDAY, SEPT 29: Dressage for the Intermediate, Preliminary, Novice and Beginner Novice divisions will run from 7:45 a.m.-3 p.m. EST. Show jumping for the CIC*, Intermediate, Advanced, Preliminary and Training will run from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. EST. Cross country for the CIC3*, CIC2*, Advanced, Intermediate and Preliminary divisions will run 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. EST.

SUNDAY, Sept 30: Show jumping for the Preliminary and Novice divisions will run from 8 a.m.-12:15 p.m. EST. Cross country for the Training, Novice and Beginner Novice divisions will run 8:15 a.m.-2:10 p.m. EST.

[Full Competition Schedule]

The Vendor Village opens at 8 a.m. EST Friday and will feature more than 25 vendors selling everything from saddles and air vests to trailers and custom boots, plus organic dog and horse treats.

[Vendor Village Map]

Vendor Village Directory: Land Rover ColumbiaBlanchard John DeereFITS, VTO SaddleryVoltaireDeNiro Boot Company, SagmaeSoteria Equestrian Safety, Custom Saddlery, I Love My Horse, Horse GuardWhite Rose Eclectics, GriffinbrookNieci’s Green Bites, Promised Land Bee Farm, Equi-Trek, ACL Accounting, Touchstone Crystal, Shadow Trailers, Combined Insurance, Aiken County Pony Club, USC Aiken Eventing Team, Oak Manor Saddlery

Food and Drinks: Feel Good Food Truck, Aiken Ice Cream, Sally’s Smoothies, River Rat Brewery, That Sly Fox Confections

CIC3* Course Walk: Boyd Martin will be leading a course walk of Capt. Mark Phillips’s CIC3* track on Friday, Sept. 29 at 4 p.m. EST. There is a $10 required cash donation to Brooke USA.

Live Stream: If you can’t attend Stable View in person, all of the CIC3* action will be streamed live on EQTV featuring statistics from EquiRatings. John Kyle and yours truly will be providing the commentary. The broadcast schedule is as follows:

  • Dressage: Friday from 8:30-11:40 a.m. EST
  • Show Jumping: Friday from 2:45-3:30 p.m. EST
  • Cross Country: Saturday from 12:15-1:20 p.m. EST