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    Now THAT is so true!!! I just wonder if the...

    Now THAT is so true!!!
    I just wonder if the horses wish to be run so often too. I am aware though, just how friutless these discussions are, some riders just don't care and they are always far more...
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    So everyone who is not running a 4* every 6...

    So everyone who is not running a 4* every 6 weeks, is just not managing his/her horse correctly, aha. :cool:
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    Actually, that does happen in Europe - i.e....

    Actually, that does happen in Europe - i.e. people saying, "I've seen that during the Olympics". However, only as long as your country is doing well at it of course, or as long as it is in with a...
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    Exactly, the flyover makes you appreciate the...

    Exactly, the flyover makes you appreciate the widths of the tables, so good idea that!:) Yet it's all standard measurement and mostly very straight forward. Do not want to jinx it of course..., but I...
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    Very true. Btw., I love CB, and who...

    Very true.

    Btw., I love CB, and who wouldn't!?! :D But that idea is just silly, or desperate maybe. They all SO want to please the IOC it's sickening! :no: It IS all about money of course, AND...
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    Nah, the rest of the world is not really watching...

    Nah, the rest of the world is not really watching either.
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    Yes.

    Yes.
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    Actually, it's more like that all the german...

    Actually, it's more like that all the german pairs who ran WEG last year (with the exception of Dirk Schrade/Hop and Skip) have been given a bye for the Euros this year. Not sure about Rio concerning...
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    And. The support of a psychologist. The German...

    And. The support of a psychologist. The German team uses one ever since 2003. And no rider has ever talked about their awful childhood there, I’m sure, just some advice and simple strategies to help...
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    They are used to ride on bad ground. Sure, at...

    They are used to ride on bad ground. Sure, at Luhmühlen and Aachen it’s mostly perfect, but riders and horses both grow up on bad ground. Ever seen a typical 2 star course in Germany? Well, there’s a...
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    And the youngsters, the teens at 2 or 3 star...

    And the youngsters, the teens at 2 or 3 star level? Well. It is true, German horses don’t run a lot of 4 stars. And, there aren’t many riders who do or ever did. Because they have to take their time,...
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    Actually, they isn’t much depth concerning elite...

    Actually, they isn’t much depth concerning elite riders in Germany. :o Take those six from WEG, plus Hoy and Dibowski yes, and Kai Rüder – maybe, wait for Burghley, that pair is unproven yet. Anna...
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    You're welcome NCRider. ;)

    You're welcome NCRider. ;)
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    There is so much pressure in Germany on eventing...

    There is so much pressure in Germany on eventing since last week, which might have an effect on any German riders or not, who knows. However, not concerning WEG 2014, but public opinion, media,...
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    Actually, it's ''best of'' at WEG as well, just...

    Actually, it's ''best of'' at WEG as well, just best three pairs out of four, not best three out of five as in the Olympics. Keeping in mind, how easily a rider fall happens (resulting in elimination...
  16. Well, rumours, talk, FEI-hearings even are one...

    Well, rumours, talk, FEI-hearings even are one thing, but is was out for everyone to witness how many times Andrew took Rutherglen out in early 2012 until he finally achieved a performance that got...
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    Si, the ''Medicott'' is in reference to the owner...

    Si, the ''Medicott'' is in reference to the owner Gerd-Hermann Horst, of ''Bodet & Horst", who are specializing in the production of knitted covers for matresses, and their biggest seller is the...
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    I so totally agree with that!

    I so totally agree with that!
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    Quite right NCRider, Butts A und Butts Leon won't...

    Quite right NCRider, Butts A und Butts Leon won't do another Olympics and Michael Jung has won everything except Badminton - no German has, so there you go. This year is rather an off year for German...
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    Not to become the center of turmoil, of course I...

    Not to become the center of turmoil, of course I do not think every US-rider should go to Germany! And of course, again, that certainly would be a matter of finances too. But imho it's undeniable...
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    Hmm, Americans speak English, ...don't they? ;) ...

    Hmm, Americans speak English, ...don't they? ;)
    There seems to be no language-barrier-problem between the Germans and Japanese, nor between the Germans and the Swedes. Don't forget the Swedes. :o...
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    Of course(!!!) propaganda was the motive! Not...

    Of course(!!!) propaganda was the motive! Not only in this Riefenstahl-“Documentary”, but for the whole 1936 Olympics! Not only in showing that we were superior, but also in pretending that we were a...
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    Buy the dressage judges, buy the XC-designer,...

    Buy the dressage judges, buy the XC-designer, show your horse his fences, then let your horse jump the fences (a few days before the competition, of course), have the SJ-poles glued or somehow...
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    There are certainly people here and elsewhere who...

    There are certainly people here and elsewhere who know much better than me, but anyway.

    Andrew Hoy on the outs with the Aus team? yes/no - I'd say yes. Almost certainly if you are refering to...
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    Nah, envy is just human nature, it's malicious...

    Nah, envy is just human nature, it's malicious glee that's devilish.
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