Horse Play In May


All Breed Open Horse Show

May 20 & 21, 2017  T. Ed Garrison Arena, Pendleton, SC

It was a good show even with intermittent rain.  That is the blessing of covered arenas.

We are still working on getting some pictures uploaded.

Division Champions Horse Exhibitor
Starter Division #181 Jessie Kathryn Bucks
Green Rider Division #119 Commander Jack Boardman
Green Horse Division #116 I am Groot Dara Dresden
Hopeful Hunter Division #140 Kiwi Piroutte Mary Katherine Lyon
Low Hunter Division #138 Snickers Summer Campbell
Mid Hunter Division #178 See No Spots Hannah Bang
Open Hunter Division #186 Spirit Brooke Johnson
Combined Test Division
Amoeba #127 Georgia Cathy Schwartz
Tadpole #128 Outlander Cathy Schwartz
Beginner Novice #143 Strictly Business Brenna Allen
Dressage Division
Intro A #143 Strictly Business Brenna Allen
Intro B #157 Sweet Tea Ryley Kirkland
Intro C #132 Indigo McKenna Honeycutt
Eventing Test Division (no jumping)
Beginner Novice Test A #155 Rio Grande Grace Boni
Beginner Novice Test B #155 Rio Grande Grace Boni
Dressage Division
Training Level Test 1 #130 Bendito Jana Grieger
Training Level Test 3 #130 Bendito Jana Grieger
First Level Test 1 #176 With Bravado Grace Rea
First Level Test 3 #176 With Bravado Grace Rea
Second Level Test 1 #156 Kaught Ya Lookin Lisa Tygielski
Hunter Derby Winners: Horse Exhibitor Owner
1st place # 106 Where’s the Money Penn’s Wood Stables
2nd place #163 Lorien Abigail Hill Mary Durnham
3rd place #143 Strictly Business Brenna Allen Brenna Allen
4th place #105 Baby Rue Mallie Moore Mallie Moore
5th place #140 Kiwi Piroutte Mary Katherine Lyon Mary Katherine Lyon
Arabian Mounted Costume Class
1st place #167 MA Congos Jabask Rachel Owens Cindy Davis
2nd place #158 Major Day Cindy Davis Cindy Davis
3rd place #172 Psterling Dakar Cathryn Merriman Cathryn Merriman
4th place #171 Tiki Gabby Kenelly Faith Connelly
Winner of free stall for HPIM
Heather Johnson   Kings Mountain, NC

All links below open as PDF’s and can be downloaded and printed:




Facility Registration Form

Open Division Form

Dressage and Combined Training Form

Hunter/Jumper Division Form

Vendor & Donations Form

Sponsorship & Advertising Form

Links to Dressage tests:

Introductory Levels A – C

Training – 4th Level including Rider’s tests

2017 Horse Play In May Judges Bio’s

Open Show Judge – Marsha Henry:

I have been training, breeding and showing horses for 38 years and hold AQHA, APHA, & IBHA, titles in Halter, Western Pleasure, Trail, Hunter Hack, English Pleasure, and Reining. I have been judging for 15 years, and at this time judging Open Horse Shows and 4-H shows only! I am currently recognized by the Open Horse Show Association and have my certification with NC Open Horse Show Judges’ Program.

Dressage Show Judge – Chris Derr “L”:

I currently work for the Department of Defense at Fort Gordon, Georgia and have been in federal service 38 years and live in Aiken, SC. I’ve been riding all my life, starting on a pony named Mitsy and am an Adult Amateur competitor having competed in recognized Horse Trials and Dressage competitions in the U.S.A and the UK. I raised and trained my mare Ruth Anne from a foal and we’ve successfully competed thru 4th level and are now working on PSG. Recently I adopted an OTTB Riviera from the Aiken Equine Rescue.  My goal for him is to compete in the Thoroughbred Makeover Program. I obtained the British Horse Society Assistant Instructor certification in the UK and I am also a USDF “ L” Graduate.

Hunter/Jumper Show Judge – Mary Weaver: