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Modern show’s founder to be honored today
Swan Creek’s Lucy Beeton of Sag Harbor rode Amanda Topping’s horse, Monopoly, in low equitation classes on the show’s opening day. Jack Graves
The Hampton Classic Horse Show drew more than 600 Long Island riders to its opening classes Sunday, among them, above, Devon Degen of Water Mill, who won the Hugh J.B. Cassidy III Adult Maclay; Alex Donlon of Hicksville, below, winner of a Long Island Horse Show Series for Riders With Disabilities trophy.
Heidi Csorba, above,who gamely stayed on in a 2-to-4-year-old Leadline class, and Paige Towers, below, of Manhasset, bestowing a kiss on Baltimore II after placing second in Child Equitation Low/Fences Section B

The Yellow team took the action to Dodge and the White team right away
The White team’s Neil Falkenhan was the given the hook for two minutes midway through the third period for the above infraction. The Yellow team’s Justin Agnello was soon to follow, making it a 4-on-4 game for a bit. Jack Graves

“Doesn’t everyone want more horsepower, Jack?!”
The Car Doctor World crew remapped a Porsche Metzger engine in the past two months, creating a 1,000-horsepower version that runs on pump fuel.

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Olympian Joe Fargis judges riders in the leadline class. Durell Godfey
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Katie Mae Sweeney, 5, on Lil' Bit of LuckDurell Godfey
This family stuck around to watch after their rider finished up Sunday morning.Durell Godfey
Katie Mae Sweeney, 5, a granddaughter of Representative Peter King, won first in her age group. Durell Godfey
Representative Peter King, who was at the Hampton Classic to see his granddaughter ride, was interviewed by the TV host Cognac Wellerlane.Durell Godfey
The coveted blue ribbonDurell Godfey
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Equestrian Competition in Spotlight, but Dining, Shopping, and Kids and Family Activities Abound
Georgina Bloomberg and Juvina in the 2013 Hampton Classic Horse Show. Durell Godfey

The Artists took the lead in the post-modern era, breaking a 12-12-1 tie in games played as benefits since 1988
Things went to smash for the Writers this year. That’s Richard Wiese of ABC-TV’s “Born to Explore” connecting with a turnip posing as a softball in the second inning. Dell Cullum
Richard Sullivan, a Louisville slugger who drove in five runs for the Artists, was The Game’s most valuable player. Durell Godfrey

There were more than 800 at Ellen’s Run
The Red Devil swims benefiting East Hampton’s Volunteer Ocean Rescue Squad began not long after the sun came up on Sunday. Craig Macnaughton
The front rank at the start included Brendan McGann (562), the eventual winner, and Luis Mancilla (421), who was to finish fourth. Jack Graves

The final was pretty much all Groundworks, behind the canny pitching of Connie Mabry
Kim Hren and Erica Silich celebrated with Groundworks’ trophies for having won the pennant (with a 7-2 record) and the playoff championships following the rout of the P.B.A. in the final. Jack Graves