Archives: August 2016


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 […]



Tryon & Polk County Increasingly Attractive to Young Families Seeking Quality Public Schools

Thinking Small in Tryon NC There’s a big movement across the US to re-invigorate small town life and small local businesses.  The town of Tryon offers small town living in a beautiful, affordable small town setting – and it’s the real thing.  Historic, never over developed, with the real beauty and intergity that first appealed […]



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 […]