“I did the inaugural show 22 years ago and I just love it,” she said. I use it as my vacation and it is my favorite horse show of the year. “We had so many new faces this year, in addition to our regulars, that I expect the show to be bigger next year,” said Bell.It’s so nice to work in the morning and go the beach in the afternoon. “I highly recommend that people book their condosnow for next summer in order to lock in the 2014 rate and insure they will be here for another show-cation,” he said.
The Tradition Continues: The Classic Company recognized its champions yesterday during the Grand Finale Awards Ceremony which concluded two weeks of show jumping competition.The Owens family of San Antonio, Texas makes this trek every year to show at the Charleston Summer Classic and rents condos at the beach.The Hightower family of Texas brought more than 40 horses to town and enjoyed all that the area and show had to offer.Julie Curtin of Roswell, Georgia won the ,500 USHJAHunter Derby week II besting the field of 46 horse and rider teams in the largest hunter derby ever produced by the Classic Company.“We had ten horses showing here over the two weeks,” commented Curtin.