Archives: August 2016

About Tryon: Good to Know

Knowing about the USEA (United States Eventing Association) coming to Tryon for its annual competition this week (August 31-September 4) is a very big deal. These are Olympic level events bringing the most accomplished equestrians in the United States, their crews, their horses, and their fans to our formerly off the radar tiny little dot in the […]

Tryon Daily Bulletin Asks Polk County Economic Development Director and County Manager to Weigh In on impact of TIEC Bid for 2018 WEG – World Equestrian Games

Polk officials respond to possibility of 2018 World Equestrian Games MILL SPRING – With the Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC) bidding to host the 2018 World Equestrian Games (WEG) Polk County officials are responding that it will need to be a local and regional planning effort and that they are looking forward to the impact […]

TIEC Opens New Cross Country Course

Cross-Country Course Opens during Pony Club Championships at Tryon International Equestrian Center More than 600 riders came to Tryon International Equestrian Center  last week for U.S. Pony Club Championships East.  Pony Club riders were the first competitors to test out the newly minted track. Cross country courses have a hundred years of history in Tryon, NC, and with the […]