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  1. Sticky: Horseless rider in Vienna, VA

    I'm a 30 year old rider in Vienna, and I'm looking for a horse or pony (I am under 4'11" and fit larges and mediums, and am just a hair big on smalls) to ride. Happy to just hack, but would be...
  2. Is he legitimately green at that fence height? At...

    Is he legitimately green at that fence height? At big shows/without a school in the ring? If so, then if you're going to get a good pony jock on him in the greens I'd do it early winter, and start...
  3. I took a clinic once, well into my showing...

    I took a clinic once, well into my showing career, and there we did a lot of work in 2-point. One of the exercises was standing on our tip toes, ballerina style (of course with the ball of your foot...
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    I first did it when I was 11 or 12 on my super...

    I first did it when I was 11 or 12 on my super easy, flat jumping, bombproof medium pony... I thought it was SO EASY!

    Didn't do it again until I was 16, on my green, extremely round jumping large...
  5. Well, considering when I was 6 I flew from NJ to...

    Well, considering when I was 6 I flew from NJ to SC to stay and train with trainers I had never met (my parents had), I'm sure my parents would've allowed this.

    I always trained with people that...
  6. I've never competed but I've done plenty of fox...

    I've never competed but I've done plenty of fox hunting, hunter paces, and schooling on cross country courses with all of the horses I've owned. Depending on the horse, some were able to go a little...
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    The rider is a good little rider, and the horse...

    The rider is a good little rider, and the horse is fantastic. My family bought a 16.2hh saint of a horse for my brother when he was 8 years old (and a tiny 8 year old, at that)... he fit his horse...
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    The pony ring at Culpeper is cursed!

    The pony ring at Culpeper is cursed!
  9. I had a friend that did it with her AKC CH Golden...

    I had a friend that did it with her AKC CH Golden Retriever... let's just say GR was not a breed that showed up on her dog's DNA profile.
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    I kept my large pony at a barn 1.5 hours away...

    I kept my large pony at a barn 1.5 hours away from me my freshman year, and I tried really hard to make it work out, especially at first. I would go to class, go to my college's barn for my lessons,...
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    Can't help on where to get them, but can give...

    Can't help on where to get them, but can give some advice on making them last. It'll take time, but if you go through and glue the flower part onto each stem you'll find they hold up forever! Use...
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    I'm 26 and I still blame bad rides on my unlucky...

    I'm 26 and I still blame bad rides on my unlucky crop. I have two identical crops, one is cursed, and the other is the "spirit stick" which may never touch the ground.

    I like the ideas of pulling...
  13. WOW!!! I'm blown away at how many others have it....

    WOW!!! I'm blown away at how many others have it. I was diagnosed after having my left shoulder tightened (multiple direction instability), and my ortho was the one who initially suspected it. I'm...
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    Liza Towell Boyd is very public about her riding...

    Liza Towell Boyd is very public about her riding with epilepsy. So it can be done, and done well!
  15. Ehlers Danlos Syndrome (EDS): Any other riders have it?

    I'm curious if any other riders have EDS? How do you deal when it is acting up? My joints have felt pretty decent lately, but I've noticed my physical coordination is so out of whack. The tell tale...
  16. How is Aiden doing now? That was one incredible...

    How is Aiden doing now? That was one incredible thread.

    So many names I had forgotten all about until now! I remember the giant ban from way back when, and I always thought of it as the COTH...
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    NOVA COTH meet up/happy hour

    I remember being 16 or 17 and so envious reading about the Middleburg happy hours on this forum. It made being over 21 and horse obsessed seem so glamorous!

    So, now that I'm 26, I think the time...
  18. I have always been very close with all of my...

    I have always been very close with all of my trainers throughout my life, but in very different ways. My current trainer was my friend before she became my trainer, and she is one of my best friends...
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    I have a fantastic infectious disease specialist...

    I have a fantastic infectious disease specialist that I absolutely adore in Northern Virginia. No clue if he is Lyme literate though. His name is Dr. Richard Sall and he's in Fairfax, VA. So it would...
  20. When I was about to go in the ring for a warm-up...

    When I was about to go in the ring for a warm-up class the horse in front of me flew backwards, reared and flipped over backwards and died. Thankfully, I was on my saint of a pony Cowboy, and he was...
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    I am concerned that many of the great schools to...

    I am concerned that many of the great schools to donate to will not take a bad stopper. If this is a once every few months thing, that's different. But, if it's an every lesson/every course thing...
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    Is her pony a large? Bc if she's tall on a large...

    Is her pony a large? Bc if she's tall on a large pony she should be in boots.
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    You see that a lot at the winter A shows in...

    You see that a lot at the winter A shows in Raleigh for the childrens/adult classics, where no one braids.
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    I've always loved gymnastics. My two all time...

    I've always loved gymnastics.

    My two all time favorites for the horses were for pretty well trained horses, both great jumpers, to get them really jumping round. It was trot in one stride, two...
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    Poll: I used to ride in jeans and either full chaps in...

    I used to ride in jeans and either full chaps in the winter, or half chaps at all other times, and my breeches and boots once a week. I think riding in jeans really rubbed my old saddle. In college I...
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