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    I had a mare that had reoccurring and...

    I had a mare that had reoccurring and progressively severe cellulitis. I had a friend who lost a horse to the same. I would not knowingly buy a horse with a recent single flare up or history of...
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    I'd suggest that the feed room opens to the...

    I'd suggest that the feed room opens to the aisle, and not be set inside the tack room. I'd put it right inside the main aisle door (bottom of your picture), so the door opens onto the aisle, and...
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    Just watched Simon Grieve's round and loved how...

    Just watched Simon Grieve's round and loved how he verbally encouraged him over the final fences and rewarded him every time with a "Good Boy!" And a big pat.
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    Alison had a run out. Still on course. ...

    Alison had a run out. Still on course.

    Individual rounds are viewable after completion on Burghley.tv
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    What are the conditions like there this morning? ...

    What are the conditions like there this morning? So far, per scoreboard, fewer are making it around than WEG and nobody is making time. Hold now for rider fall so Alison hasn't started yet.
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    Backstage, thank you so much for digging into the...

    Backstage, thank you so much for digging into the FEI database and sharing that research with us. You've made an excellent point.
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    Do they have porta-potties right outside the main...

    Do they have porta-potties right outside the main stadium now? For the general ticketed admission or just for VIP? If they have finally brought in ports-potties that people in the stands have...
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    We are at a hotel in Caen, about 2-1/2 miles from...

    We are at a hotel in Caen, about 2-1/2 miles from the main arena. It's a bit over an hour drive to the XC venue. Yesterday we left the hotel at 7am and were sitting by a XC jump at 9:40 waiting for...
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    After being there plus watching some of the video...

    After being there plus watching some of the video feed, I was shocked to see how many horses DID jump around clean but for time. 37 out of 90 riders jumped the course clean. Another 26 finished with...
  10. Thread: Eventing

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    The mud problem is anywhere and everywhere there...

    The mud problem is anywhere and everywhere there is traffic: foot traffic, vehicle traffic, or horse traffic. The galloping lanes are roped off so not yet bad, but as soon as a few horses go they...
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    EN is calling this the least spectator-friendly...

    EN is calling this the least spectator-friendly event ever: http://eventingnation.com/home/starving-to-death-in-a-mud-pit-weg-2014-is-the-woodstock-of-eventing/

    Secret Dove: eventing dressage was...
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    We are staying in Caen. Took about 1hr15min to...

    We are staying in Caen. Took about 1hr15min to drive there. I'd factored in about 45 mins to park and walk to seats. Probably took longer. Lots of walking and very muddy. They put down some mesh...
  13. Thread: Eventing

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    Sinead was not having the ride she is capable of...

    Sinead was not having the ride she is capable of even before going off course. Just wasn't her day. We didn't stay all day but were pretty disappointed by a good chunk of what we did see. A lot of...
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    The "no specific seat" policy is a real pain....

    The "no specific seat" policy is a real pain. Nobody came to blows near us, but there is definitely unnecessary tension and some ugly words in the stands over seating.

    Some things were done...
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    Maps show handicapped toilets at the venue where...

    Maps show handicapped toilets at the venue where the shopping is (it's also where the Para-Olympics were held), but none are shown at the main arena.

    Meanwhile, conditions are reportedly even...
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    Nope. No free wifi.

    Nope. No free wifi.
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    Thanks!

    Thanks!
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    We couldn't see it from the stands, wondered if...

    We couldn't see it from the stands, wondered if maybe blood was spotted from a mouth cut or something. Anyone found as official statement?
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    We were told there are no sit toilets or handicap...

    We were told there are no sit toilets or handicap ones at the main venue. We hiked to the car and drove back to the hotel on lunch break as the shopping village is too far and too much hassle. For...
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    We found trailers of portable toilets at the...

    We found trailers of portable toilets at the trade fair, but it took almost 40 mins to walk there and 20 mins to shuttle back (including the wait). From reports I overheard in the trade fair line,...
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    Hygienic had nothing whatsoever to do with the...

    Hygienic had nothing whatsoever to do with the ladies room at the stadium. The only thing to hold onto was the water pipe at the back of the toilet leading to the flush button.

    Give be me a nice...
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    If you are going to WEG, take T.P. and

    ...practice squatting. The main stadium has stand-up/squat toilets. 90 mins into the opening ceremonies, 2 out of 3 near our section were broken/over-flowing, and there was toilet paper remaining...
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    Duplicate post

    Duplicate post
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    Antares did a great job fitting me, and I'm...

    Antares did a great job fitting me, and I'm 5'11". They have tons of flap lengths, flap forwardenesses (word?), seat sizes, and seat widths. HOWEVER, they also have a problem with durability: ...
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    I called Antares two weeks ago today about my...

    I called Antares two weeks ago today about my broken tree. They offered to replace it for $1750, but I'm NOT interested in paying them another chunk of change. I asked if I could buy a tree and...
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