When EN heard about the Seasoned and Sexy Amoeba Challenge scheduled to debut at Poplar Place Farm’s February schooling show, we were amused and intrigued. Then we learned...» Read More!
After 12 years of being ‘show parents,’ Donna and Gary Stegman embarked on a journey to build Poplar Place Farm in Hamilton, Georgia, a sprawling 188-acre dressage and eventing facility that quickly became a premier venue...» Read More!
Carmen Schatte and her stunning Dutch Warmblood mare Lady Elvira attacked the cross country course at Poplar Place Farm last weekend, turning in a confident double-clear round to finish fourth in the Preliminary/Training division. Carmen...» Read More!
Take a spin around the Preliminary course at Poplar Place Farm’s March Horse Trials with Hannah Ledford and Doubt Ya Boy, who finished fourth in the Junior Young Riders Open Preliminary division on a final score...» Read More!
Poplar Place Farm hosted a Beginner Novice through Advanced horse trials plus CIC*, CIC2* and CIC3* competition this weekend in Hamilton, Ga., and Lizzy Jahnke and Princeton, an 11-year-old Thoroughbred...» Read More!
This big, solid corner has been a permanent fixture at Poplar Place Farm in Hamilton, Ga. for as long as I can remember. Used alone or in various combination set ups over the years, it...» Read More!
John Crowell has brought Little Hail through the levels since the Thoroughbred gelding’s first Beginner Novice horse trials in 2014. At Poplar Place Farm’s most recent event, Little Hail completed his second Preliminary, finishing seventh...» Read More!
In addition to three FEI divisions and Beginner Novice through Advanced Horse Trials, Poplar Place Farm hosted both an Area III Adult Team Challenge and a Collegiate Team Challenge with six teams participating in each...» Read More!
They call her The Sugar Lady, and the horses know her well. Marching down the hill towards dressage warm-up at Poplar Place Farm, with their ears pricked and eyes sparkling, horses approach the white steward’s...» Read More!
Time became the deciding factor in the Poplar Place Farm CIC3*, and Nilson Moreira da Silva (BRA) and Muggle came out on top with the fastest clear round of the division. The event was a...» Read More!
Originally, Poplar Place Farm in Hamilton, Ga. had schedule the weekend’s FEI divisions to show jump today and run cross country tomorrow, but due to inclement weather incoming on Sunday, the organizers opted to run...» Read More!
Poplar Place Farm in Hamilton, Ga. is hosting close to 250 horses for their annual March Horse Trials, which welcomes national divisions from Beginner Novice through Advanced and a CIC*, CIC2* and CIC3*. The event...» Read More!
This past weekend, the fourth annual intercollegiate team challenge took place at Poplar Place Farm in Hamilton, GA. College eventers from the University of Georgia, Auburn, Clemson, the University of Kentucky, the University of South...» Read More!
RF Demeter has been competing at the three-star level since 2010 and last year began racking up wins, with today’s victory at Poplar Place in Hamilton, Georgia being her second three-star win this year and...» Read More!
Marilyn Little entered five horses in the Poplar Place CIC3* in Hamilton, Georgia and has a firm hold on the top of the leaderboard after producing four clear show jumping rounds today to secure the...» Read More!
September’s Poplar Place event is a staple of the southern eventing circuit and a good prep for those who are headed to the American Eventing Championships. The Poplar courses are always solid, intimidating and creative. Hilly...» Read More!
Poplar Place Farm in Hamilton, Georgia once again hosted the Area III Championships this weekend....» Read More!
There’s no rest for event riders, as many regrouped this week to compete after just finishing up at Rolex last weekend. The Advanced group at MCTA featured two Rolex riders: Sally Cousins and Colleen Rutledge,...» Read More!
Elisa Wallace brought out her upper level campaigners as well as two of her mustangs to Poplar Place over the weekend. Competing her newest mustang, Hwin, at the Novice level, she picked up a fifth...» Read More!
Leslie Law and Tout de Suite showed us all how it’s done in the CIC3* at Poplar Place today, taking their time but still coming home with enough in hand to clinch the win after...» Read More!
The top three on the board in the CIC3* at Poplar Place remained unchanged after the pairs contested Jan Brodkin’s course today. Leslie Law and Tout de Suite jumped with no jumping penalties and one...» Read More!
Carolina has a bunch of heavy hitters running this weekend, but let’s not forget that Poplar is also running a CIC3* and Advanced. The fields are a bit smaller and generally less experienced at Poplar,...» Read More!
While much of the weekend has been focused on the Wellington Eventing Showcase, there were three horse trials that took place elsewhere in Eventing Nation....» Read More!