Sporting Life

Orange County Hounds Team Chase

By Helen Brettell | Photos by Joanne Maisano Orange County Hounds held their annual Team Chase at Old Whitewood Farm in The Plains on Sunday, Oct. 28. Despite ...
The field following the hounds.

Opening day for Snickersville Hounds

Photos by Joanne Maisano The chilly weather arrived right on time for the kick off of the formal hunt season. On Sunday, Oct 21, Snickersville Hounds had their...
A selection of hacking jackets owned by Rita Kaseman.

Foxhunting Fashions

The arrival of fall brings not only the colors of the leaves but of the fashions as well. In the world of foxhunting, fashion plays a role in both tradition and...
at what is now the Northern Virginia 4-H Education and Conference Center in Front Royal. Photo curtesy of the Army Signal Corps

War Horses Remembered

By Martha Wolfe Beginning as early as 1910, Britain, France, Germany and Austria began purchasing American war horses. By 1918, nearly one million American h...

Virginia Gold Cup Thrills the Crowds

Photos by Tony Gibson Saturday, May 5th, may not have brought record numbers to Great Meadow for the 93rd Virginia Gold Cup, but it did bring a surge in wageri...
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