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    Seen him judge several times. He did not turn it...

    Seen him judge several times. He did not turn it into a clinic or rebuff anybody, fact he pinned the same group of horses and riders in about the same order they usually pin off good trips.

    Relax.
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    If your dream is reasonable, like depending a...

    If your dream is reasonable, like depending a life in horses? You can get there

    But if your dream is elite level success? That's where you can hit the wall.

    How many of you have allowed eager...
  3. Um, if he is not really ae to stay ahead of your...

    Um, if he is not really ae to stay ahead of your leg in his flatwork/you can't keep him ahead of your leg. I don't think punishing him for not going forward and staying ahead of your leg by smacking...
  4. Just to be fair, the Pony is Rosmels Perfectly...

    Just to be fair, the Pony is Rosmels Perfectly Done, not Dun, but she is buckskin and Full Welsh, foaled in 2002.
  5. She could be full or part Welsh, seen color on...

    She could be full or part Welsh, seen color on some of the Rosmels...one called Rosmels Perfectly Dun has very similar color. IIRC it was/is a Medium. Pretty good Pony.

    So I vote Welsh or Welsh...
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    I'm sure LordHelpus will be pleased that Charlie...

    I'm sure LordHelpus will be pleased that Charlie Jayne is now in as traveling alternate as MGE joined the growing list of broken collarbones over in H/J land and will be staying home. Beezies has...
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    Might want to recall what happened to the USET...

    Might want to recall what happened to the USET (at the time) Show Jumping team about 25 years back. Rider got left off and sued. Selection went to 100% objective with mandatory stand alone selection...
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    BTDT. You got too much weight on the balls of...

    BTDT. You got too much weight on the balls of your feet or you are standing on your toes. Your weight should be in your heels. Fix that.

    BTW the bendy stirrups don't help that, they let your leg...
  9. Except I think it's more USHJA running the actual...

    Except I think it's more USHJA running the actual class then the parent organization. Some who have more clout then they should like the changes and current philosophy on how the class should be run.
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    That reminds me of one kid who wanted it all....

    That reminds me of one kid who wanted it all. Made 2 Medal Finals, had a really nice Eq horse that could also do High Ch/Ad or a "soft" Low Jr/AO. Horse was to be sold and several other trainers on...
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    They probably don't know how and/or the horse is...

    They probably don't know how and/or the horse is not yet balanced enough to get them at less then a gallop, certainly not in a small ring with a novice rider. It's not rocket science but it takes a...
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    Thanks for that link, pretty clear. There is...

    Thanks for that link, pretty clear. There is another side, of course but...whew. Would not want that to go to a jury if I were KS. Settlement out of court may be on the horizon.
  13. IIRC they have held it in the Walnut ring at...

    IIRC they have held it in the Walnut ring at least once, maybe when Rumba won it. The Johnson ring was not available due to renovations and expansion spread out over a couple of years prior to the...
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    Effective riding produces an effective...

    Effective riding produces an effective performance out of the horse.

    Defining "effective" is where the trouble starts. Does it mean picture perfect by strictly defined standards? Or does it mean...
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    Yeah, I think. Maybe good reason the way it was...

    Yeah, I think. Maybe good reason the way it was going, there is active litigation on both that one and the other case referred to in a rant. Or the mods checked the IP addys and somebody turned up...
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    Yeahbut, he may be a flop as a specific Hunter...

    Yeahbut, he may be a flop as a specific Hunter resale if OP needs to sell in 6-12 months at a profit. I have nothing against him, I'd probably buy something like that with some proof.

    But I can...
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    Thread go poof...

    Is it just me or did at least one, maybe two threads here go proof?

    This one can too if the mods object...never had one I started go poof.

    But at least one of them was kind of fun...
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    The vast majority are negative for the substances...

    The vast majority are negative for the substances tested for or under the allowable thresholds.

    I think they should test the ones that always decide to scratch when the testers show up for a...
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    Yeah, that 300 fine will pay for a whole 2...

    Yeah, that 300 fine will pay for a whole 2 tests...maybe.

    Doing every horse would require....how many techs to do the paperwork, collect and get the signatures? Could you even collect 800 samples...
  20. Just my two cents worth but...it's one thing to...

    Just my two cents worth but...it's one thing to offer inviting fences to show off good jumping horses and not turn it into a trap or mistake and out class. I get that, used to show in that, it was...
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    Pretty impractical and much more expensive to...

    Pretty impractical and much more expensive to run, say, 800 tests in 5 days at PF or 2500 tests a week at a really big circuit with a different named show every week for weeks or months like WEF...
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    I didn't say you were a troll...think we got one...

    I didn't say you were a troll...think we got one over on the new Amber Hill thread, maybe not the OP unless there are two of them.

    But you did make a very judgemental negative statement. That will...
  23. Depending on the rig size/number of axles, don't...

    Depending on the rig size/number of axles, don't believe they need a CDL to haul horses they have signed care, custody and control of, only for hiring out to the general public for transport of the...
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    I can answer that last question easily. You wanna...

    I can answer that last question easily. You wanna drug or over medicate? You roll the dice you won't be named Champion or Reserve. Keep track of your standing towards Champion and scratch a class or...
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    Your first paragraph is a somewhat reasonable...

    Your first paragraph is a somewhat reasonable question. Your second, however, is quite editorial in nature and we are free to agree with you or not. You can't unring the bell if you stimulated...
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