Jumping Branch Farm
Jumping Branch Farm (JBF), is located in Aiken, South Carolina right across the border of Augusta, Georgia (where the Masters golf tournament takes place). Aiken offers the horse enthusiast the ultimate horse country that is best known for its flat racing, steeplechases, fox hunts, show jumping, eventing, and polo. To top it off, there is 1000 acres of city owned property right in the center of town for hacking, hunting, and more. Whether you are a serious competitor or a horse enthusiast, Aiken is the place for you!
JBF is 100+ acres, surrounded by trees, trails, 2 ponds, and large turnout fields. Best known for its Beginner Novice through Preliminary cross country courses that are inviting, yet challenging to both horse and rider at the various levels. In the middle of the property is a galloping track which is great for checking your galloping speeds; no more getting caught speeding in competitions! There is also a full stadium course, dressage rings, and trails for hacking and conditioning.
JBF hosts several schooling shows including dressage and combined tests, horse trials and derbies. The flowing cross country courses are praised by competitors and volunteers alike! Many people enter the JBF shows as a move up event or a great first event of the season.