Our Story

Nestled in the woods near Aiken South Carolina, Sentinel Sport Horses offers a serene setting with beautiful pastures, riding trails, and riding areas.

Sentinel Sport Horses is a full service equine facility and  home to champion Holsteiner breeding stallion Acorino (Acorado x Joost x Ladalco)  with superb international bloodlines. We support all sport horse disciplines breeding and sales. Please look through the site for horse photos, horse videos, and news.

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Lounge Area w Internet, TV, Tack Room, Laundry Room and Bathroom


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Large Stalls

8 - 12 x 14 Matted Stalls

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Wash/Grooming Stalls

Roomy 12 x 14

Our Approach

Owner Ric Schofield has always focused not only on the horses, but also on the people who are connected with them and now teams with:

                 Shannon Eckel, of Hat Trick Sporthorses  and Elaine Owensby of Owensby Dressage 

to produce top quality show horses for lease and sale. Combined we have over 60 years coaching, training, performance and breeding experience. We are committed to providing the very best in programs and customer service.  Sentinel Sport Horses has three facets related to the development of sport horses.

  • Our Breeding Program focuses on Stallion Management.
  • The Foal Development Program encompasses both broodmare management and the raising of young sport horses.
  • Our Training Program encompasses Hunters, Jumpers, Eventing and Dressage.
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