The Jousting Life

Friday, March 22, 2013

TV News Coverage of Pin Oak Charity Horse Show Including the Jousters of "Opening 'Knight' of Pin Oak"

Houston's local ABC affiliate, KTRK television news was at Pin Oak Charity Horse show on Wednesday, March 20. They showed a number of the usual equestrian events that are regulary featured at Pin Oak as well as some events that were new to Pin Oak this year. Among the equestrian events new for this year are jousting and mounted melee. Beginning at 1:20, there is video of Wednesday morning's mounted melee demonstration in front of a large group of school children as part of the Pin Oak educational program. It includes a brief interview with international jouster Steve Hemphill, owner of A'Plaisance, Ltd, which produced both the joust and mounted melee for the "Opening 'Knight' of Pin Oak" and the mounted melees presented on Wednesday and Thursday morning.


Note: There is an ad before the news video(video from KTRK tv Houston)

You can read more about the jousters and jousting horses who participated at Pin Oak in the article:
"Opening 'Knight" at the Pin Oak Charity Horse Show".

1 comment:

  1. Very cool! Congrats to Steve Hemphill and all who particpated in Opening Knight for Pin Oak!!

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