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    err - I think I just answered my own question via...

    err - I think I just answered my own question via a search. Sorry...probably should have done that before hand. Didn't think it would be so...informative.
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    Has Anyone Ever Heard of...

    ...the trainer Blair Thompson? I believe she is in the NC area...she approached a friend of mine with an opportunity to free lease a horse and my friend naturally jumped on the idea but details of...
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    Voted!! :)

    Voted!! :)
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    I was just about to say that. This thread was not...

    I was just about to say that. This thread was not about adults with jobs and children and have riding as that thing in life as the sport that they, but need a little extra help in order to...
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    Fortunately for gymnasts, jockeys and nascar...

    Fortunately for gymnasts, jockeys and nascar drivers, however, they will never have to be tested on their ability to maintain the equipment...

    Junior riders, on the other hand, as we saw in the...
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    That is true, I guess. I guess I have just never...

    That is true, I guess. I guess I have just never thought of the sport in that way, and just assumed that most are not that apathetic.
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    Kids with grooms...what's your opinion?

    I recently got into a debate with a friend of mine from another barn regarding the idea of kids and teenagers having grooms. Both of us have had one show horse at a time for the majority of our...
  8. Thread: Jersey Boy

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    Jersey Boy

    Does anyone happen to know the breeding/bloodlines of Jennifer Alfano's Jersey Boy, her lovely chestnut Hunter Derby Horse?
  9. Thank you everyone. I rode today again, and with...

    Thank you everyone. I rode today again, and with a lot of your advice, had much better results. The aspect of sitting back and really maintaining a connection with my reins helped lots...I could feel...
  10. I'd assume that for this test, seeing how it's a...

    I'd assume that for this test, seeing how it's a bunch of h/j/eq kids doing it, that they're asking for the easier of the two. On the test, it is worded as being "lengthen stride", so i'd assume it's...
  11. Haha, a true testament to my lack of dressage...

    Haha, a true testament to my lack of dressage knowledge. Thanks for the correction =)
  12. Dressage Question from a Non-Dressage Person

    So I am riding a flat test (not necessarily a dressage flat test, it's part of an equitation class) and everything has been going well so far, other than the extended trot portion.

    I have a 9 y/o...
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    Help! Wraparound Tail Braids?

    Can anyone explain to me (in a bit of detail) how to do this? I am a master of the pinwheel, but my braiding clients have requested wraparounds this year. They look pretty easy, but I just need to...
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    sadly, i don't think that is the case any longer...

    sadly, i don't think that is the case any longer per USEF rules. if you are paid to ride a horse (ie. ride pro hunters), you cannot show a dressage horse as an ammy, or vice versa. paid to ride=pro...
  15. Thread: IRH OR CO

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    I bought a CO GR8 after approx. 7 years of an IRH...

    I bought a CO GR8 after approx. 7 years of an IRH and then a GPA. both gave me terrible headaches.

    not once have I had a headache from my CO. it was also substantially cheaper than my GPA....
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    my horse is generally a hack winner every time...

    my horse is generally a hack winner every time out (i live in Canada, never been to WEF or Ocala or Thermal with her...maybe one day!). I don't have much of her on the flat in terms of photos, other...
  17. Well if it doesn't equal winning, why do it at...

    Well if it doesn't equal winning, why do it at all? (in reference to pros riding)
    These people should be made to qualify PROPERLY, and taught the art of horsemanship, not plunked in the saddle at...
  18. yes--- I understand that there will always be...

    yes--- I understand that there will always be someone richer with a horse that is nicer and requires less prep time/pro rides etc.

    But really- having a pro on your horse until the minute you enter...
  19. Equitation Finals - A Canadian Question for American Riders.

    So I have shown in the CET Medal finals in Canada, been to the Royal, essentially had the entire extent of the Canadian equitation experience. I have also kept up with the results of the American eq...
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