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  • FrittSkritt's Avatar
    May. 25, 2016, 11:14 AM
    My favorite was when P2 made a banner (that ran on EN) that quoted Boyd Martin as saying his Point Two "saved his neck" after a rotational fall. ...
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    May. 25, 2016, 11:01 AM
    FrittSkritt replied to a thread L'Apogee XC saddle in Eventing
    I think it's perfectly fine to use an XC saddle for SJ. :) I don't know of many eventers (even upper level ones) that use a separate saddle for SJ...
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    May. 24, 2016, 11:15 AM
    FrittSkritt replied to a thread What Are We Doing ? in Eventing
    True. I see it as the ULRs being offended because they seem to only see the negative posts and assume we're all that way... then the amateurs feel...
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    May. 24, 2016, 09:59 AM
    FrittSkritt replied to a thread What Are We Doing ? in Eventing
    And see my reply. The vast majority of pros/ULRs on FB continue to talk down to us with posts like these, which just creates further discord among...
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    May. 23, 2016, 03:27 PM
    Loch Moy, Morningside, Wingreen, Hunt Club in Berryville (http://huntclubfarms.net/xc-schooling-hcf). Gordonsdale has some good stuff now.
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    May. 20, 2016, 11:20 AM
    FrittSkritt replied to a thread What Are We Doing ? in Eventing
    Gnep makes an excellent point here. The defensive reactions I've seen from pros/ULRs have been, "We cannot prevent all accidents from happening, we...
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    May. 19, 2016, 03:51 PM
    FrittSkritt replied to a thread Back on Track Boots in Horse Care
    I'll be interested in seeing if they work for you! My guy is on daily turnout (well, nightly in the summer). Was at a five day show and he would...
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    May. 19, 2016, 03:28 PM
    FrittSkritt replied to a thread What Are We Doing ? in Eventing
    Jon Holling wrote a post yesterday denouncing the critics on the board/Facebook who feel TPTB weren't doing enough for the sport, and accused them of...
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    May. 19, 2016, 02:30 PM
    Betonbill- I mentioned in the other thread ("What are we doing?") that there needs to be some sort of NTSB-like investigation process involved. BFNE...
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    May. 19, 2016, 02:19 PM
    FrittSkritt replied to a thread What Are We Doing ? in Eventing
    That I understand, but it would be helpful if they could share what they think caused the accident. Right now we're only subject to rumors and...
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    May. 19, 2016, 12:13 PM
    On a lighter note... :) I have the big Ice Horse leg wraps (pastern-to-knee) and so far have had good luck using them with the ice packs supplied....
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    May. 19, 2016, 10:43 AM
    FrittSkritt replied to a thread What Are We Doing ? in Eventing
    Someone on another thread (or maybe it was this one) mentioned we need to have some sort of NTSB-like review of fatal (or near-fatal) falls. I think...
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    May. 16, 2016, 09:14 PM
    FrittSkritt replied to a thread What Are We Doing ? in Eventing
    My first Exo was an A4, and after a year of wearing it (and having it ride up to my ears), I bought the next size down and had much better luck. This...
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    May. 15, 2016, 10:09 PM
    FrittSkritt replied to a thread What Are We Doing ? in Eventing
    Yep. And one of the reasons why I'm rethinking my move up to Prelim. Considering how my horse basically climbed over a corner at my last Prelim in...
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    May. 15, 2016, 09:49 PM
    FrittSkritt replied to a thread What Are We Doing ? in Eventing
    There was definitely an error chain going on there. First he pecked on landing into the water, which took away from their impulsion and engine....
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    May. 15, 2016, 06:04 PM
    FrittSkritt replied to a thread What Are We Doing ? in Eventing
    I think the proportion of mares to geldings in all levels of eventing (especially the upper levels) tends to favor geldings, so statistically...
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    May. 15, 2016, 05:16 PM
    FrittSkritt replied to a thread What Are We Doing ? in Eventing
    Not to take away from the discussion in safety, but I'm curious to know if PH's death was due to crush injuries or something else. She was wearing an...
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    May. 14, 2016, 07:20 PM
    FrittSkritt replied to a thread Jersey Fresh XC in Eventing
    Didn't they have a collapsible table designed a few years back? I feel like Doug Payne put it together... ETA: Found a couple references:...
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    May. 14, 2016, 06:33 PM
    FrittSkritt replied to a thread Jersey Fresh XC in Eventing
    Completely speechless and shocked. :cry:
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    May. 13, 2016, 10:55 AM
    Prelim is still 3'7". :yes: That being said... how are you with oxers in gymnastics? I'm not saying you need to be doing max height, 4'0" oxers...
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