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  1. Thread: 8 Months Later

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    If a rider is 8 years old or 100 years old, if...

    If a rider is 8 years old or 100 years old, if that person are going to ride and teach a horse, that rider needs to fully understand every piece of tack they use on their horse. They also should...
  2. I think Mr. Morris has some valid points about...

    I think Mr. Morris has some valid points about the decline of riders. As we have often noticed though, when GM has a clinic, there is a uprising of people who feel that he was too tough or to...
  3. Thread: Extended trot?

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    What would be a thumb spacing ( Honestly asking...

    What would be a thumb spacing ( Honestly asking since if I look at my thumb, it is not any wider or thicker than my index finger. Could be I have odd fingers)
    So now after asking that, the rules...
  4. Thread: Extended trot?

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    Is it just me or do the reins seem a bit tight? ...

    Is it just me or do the reins seem a bit tight? Look at the horse's nose - almost looks like the noseband pushing into the horse's face. At least with this photo, I would not call this light rein...
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    Stick with the saddle that fits your horse. I...

    Stick with the saddle that fits your horse. I did a few lessons with a trainer I was considering riding with. I was told that my saddle did not fit me and that I needed to order X brand and by the...
  6. Thread: Extended trot?

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    I seriously do not understand this. SH/DH comes...

    I seriously do not understand this. SH/DH comes on and posts then when no one is in awe or agrees, the posts are 'withdrawn'. I think this just proves that these topics are ego based ( as someone...
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    You know, posts like this really make me...

    You know, posts like this really make me understand, and agree, with clinicians that no longer allow photos to be taken during their clinic. If someone rides in a clinic, they should not have to...
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    The topic of judging seems to come up frequently....

    The topic of judging seems to come up frequently. There are some interesting comments about the topic on this forum as well:
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    It probably means the OP (aka. Spirithorse) ...

    It probably means the OP (aka. Spirithorse) believes he is the one of the few who rides dressage correctly, when bitless, using his bitless spirit bridle with martingale attachment.

    This...
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    This website is eerily similar to anothers (who...

    This website is eerily similar to anothers (who frequents this forum and goes on and on and on about the evils of modern dressage, judging, etc). Too many similarities, makes me wonder if this type...
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    I know on the internet people can be whatever...

    I know on the internet people can be whatever they want to be but as someone who has many engineers in the family, I do like people to be honest about their profession if they say engineer.
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    To the op, Others have asked why this person does...

    To the op, Others have asked why this person does not have health insurance. You have not answered this question. I agree with another poster, everyone needs to be responsible and keep medical...
  13. Thread: 100%?

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    Sorry, but I do not really see the point of a...

    Sorry, but I do not really see the point of a symposium in this case in regards to score evaluation.

    I think the best way to get an idea of how one is doing with dressage is by competing. Yes,...
  14. Thread: 100%?

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    Why not be confident in your methods and ideas...

    Why not be confident in your methods and ideas rather than bring a "well-known clinician" into such conversations?

    If someone is truly confident with themselves, what they believe and what they...
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    And you are welcome to your observations,...

    And you are welcome to your observations, however; if someone does not agree with your observations, then you state that they are unwilling to learn and are displaying ignorance.

    This is the...
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    Highly unlikely that will happen. OP posts videos...

    Highly unlikely that will happen. OP posts videos of other riders/horses to comment on what he finds disagreeable yet does not seem to want to post videos of self
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    My Husband smokes. Has tried to quit for years. ...

    My Husband smokes. Has tried to quit for years. Did for a few months but then stress happens, smoking begins. What has been AMAZING for him though, is that he has been using E-cigs for the last 8...
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    agreed. That is not looking like 6'. And, more...

    agreed. That is not looking like 6'. And, more importantly, What would GM say about this jumping photo

    And for the love of Pete,. why cannot the PPs put on a helmet? They are out in the public...
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    No Doubt! I would not or could not make...

    No Doubt! I would not or could not make something like that up either. I had the chance - riding in a dressage clinic thus no jumping to disprove the facts, Clinician asked what I was jumping at......
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    Does the almighty PP show this on a video? There...

    Does the almighty PP show this on a video? There was a saying in a nursing class that I took in College: If it is not documented, it did not happen.

    If no magikal PP video showing this jump,...
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    On purpose and planned? or did the 'jump' just...

    On purpose and planned? or did the 'jump' just sort of happen? The later seems more likely
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    this and the use of the word "asinine" to the...

    this and the use of the word "asinine" to the other poster. I think this is why people find SH difficult and hard to support. Rather than simply providing information, negativity must be used.
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    Endoscope? What are you using the endoscope for?...

    Endoscope? What are you using the endoscope for? Endoscopy should be used by medical personal/Veterinarians and I think you have mentioned that you do not think highly of vets ( per other posts and...
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    The internet always amazes me. How did we...

    The internet always amazes me. How did we function without it?
    This from page 2 of a google search. Names are in alphabetical order ( after McCain and Paul-the major players)
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    I have read ideayoda posts in another forum and...

    I have read ideayoda posts in another forum and they are incredibly informative and helpful. IF I am correct, I believe she is also a dessage dressage thus I tend to believe her thoughts about the...
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