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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Sep. 19, 2006
    Location
    Maryland
    Posts
    633

    Default Count Down to WEG!

    OK, we are in the Count Down. Who is going etc? Please fill in the blanks like below and add some creative touches!!!

    COTHER - One Day Soon
    Region - Area II
    State - Maryland
    Home 'Team' - Canada
    Mode of Travel - Driving
    Hotel - Winners Circle Motel (best deal thanks to COTHers)
    Parking - Taking bicycle and/or adjacent farm parking
    Cost saving efforts - Forget about it!!!
    Prayer - husband doesn't run out of spectator patience.
    Can't Wait to Watch - Lucinda, Pippa, William F-P, PD and My Boy Bobby



  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jan. 29, 2008
    Location
    The South, but not far enough
    Posts
    356

    Default OK, I'll play

    COTHER - ezmissg
    Region - Area III
    State - Tennessee
    Home 'Team' - US
    Mode of Travel - Driving, but going with a friend who is flying in from WA
    Hotel - none; staying at a friend's farm
    Parking - Still deciding, but probably adjacent farm parking
    Cost saving efforts - staying at a friend's farm; probably couldn't afford to go otherwise
    Prayer - no rain for XC
    Can't Wait to Watch - EVERYBODY

    I know it is going to be chaos, but I'm really looking forward to it! The only thing that would rain on my parade would be, well, RAIN!
    No hour of life is lost that is spent in the saddle.
    -- Winston Churchill



  3. #3
    Join Date
    Aug. 15, 2007
    Location
    My Own Private Idaho (aka KENTUCKY)
    Posts
    1,004

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    COTHER --Pinkdiamondracing
    Region - Area VIII
    State - Kentucky
    Home 'Team' - USA
    Mode of Travel - Don't have to travel--I live here
    Hotel - none; staying at my own house
    Parking - Still deciding, but probably adjacent farm parking
    Cost saving efforts -was hoping my sister made the team, now only going for XC
    Prayer -That I get XC day off from work, and someone has a Dressage Freestyle ticket they can't use that I can buy at the gate for a reduced price!! LOL
    Can't Wait to Watch Reining Freestyle and Dressage Freestyle--the best of both of those sports--- and PD go XC-- he makes it look soooo easy!!!!
    The only difference between a runaway and a fast gallop is nothing but a SMILE
    Most horses cross the Rainbow Bridge, but TEDDY JUMPED IT!!!
    Member of the COTH Enabler Clique



  4. #4
    Join Date
    May. 24, 2005
    Location
    Winter Park, Florida
    Posts
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    Default

    Wish I was adding to the list...I had to cancel my plans due to health reasons
    Have fun!!
    Lori T
    www.calypsofarmeventers.blogspot.com
    www.facebook.com/LTEquine for product updates on the lines I rep



  5. #5
    Join Date
    Sep. 24, 2003
    Location
    Bristol, TN
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    COTHER - Gully's Pilot
    Region - Border of Areas 2, 3, and 8--compete in all three
    State - Tennessee
    Home 'Team' - US
    Mode of Travel - Driving
    Hotel - Inn at Shaker Village (thanks to CookiePony)
    Parking - adjacent farm parking
    Cost saving efforts - Brining own bottled water
    Prayer - no holds on xc
    Can't Wait to Watch - Karen and Buck



  6. #6
    Join Date
    Feb. 13, 2005
    Location
    Newark, DE USA
    Posts
    62

    Cool WEG!

    COTHER - Wizetta
    Region - Area II
    State - Delaware
    Home 'Team' - USA
    Mode of Travel - Driving
    Hotel - Shaker Village Inn
    Parking - Adjacent farm parking
    Cost saving efforts - oh please...
    Prayer - My mom doesnt get lost!
    Can't Wait to Watch - Everything!



  7. #7
    Join Date
    Dec. 13, 2005
    Location
    SE PA
    Posts
    396

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    COTHER - ottb
    Region - Area II
    State - PA
    Home 'Team' - US
    Mode of Travel - Driving - RV
    Hotel - State park campground 14 miles form Lexington
    Parking - TBD
    Cost saving efforts - Forget about it!!!
    Prayer - still solvent after trip!!!.
    Can't Wait to Watch - XC



  8. #8
    Join Date
    Jun. 10, 2008
    Location
    Southern by the grace of God
    Posts
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    COTHER -- Txnga
    Region - Area III
    State - S. Carolina
    Home 'Team' - USA
    Mode of Travel - car
    Hotel - Griffin Gate Marriott
    Parking - good question
    Cost saving efforts - I figure this is prob. the only WEG I'll get to watch in person (unless Wellington gets the next bid), so going all out.
    Prayer -That there will be fantastic weather and fantastic shopping deals.
    Can't Wait to Watch- Pippa, W. Fox Pitt, Boydie/ Team USA, and many other top riders that I have never seen ride in person.
    Tickets - All eventing; dressage freestyle and reining tickets of some sort.
    Last edited by TXnGA; Aug. 19, 2010 at 05:08 PM.



  9. #9
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    Apr. 23, 2003
    Location
    Newark, MD USA
    Posts
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    COTHER --Firefox
    Region - Area II
    State - MD
    Home 'Team' - USA
    Mode of Travel - car
    Hotel - Shadwell Farm - Midway KY
    Parking - good question
    Cost saving efforts - staying on the farm.
    Prayer -That there will be fantastic weather and fantastic shopping deals.
    Can't Wait to Watch- top riders that I have never seen ride in person.
    Tickets - dressage freestyle, XC and eventing SJ.
    Cindy

    Make any mistakes going forward!



  10. #10
    Join Date
    Jan. 9, 2003
    Location
    IN
    Posts
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    COTHER --HollyJeanne
    State - KY
    Home 'Team' - USA
    Mode of Travel - car
    Hotel - home
    Parking - good question
    Cost saving efforts - Volunteering
    Prayer -That I don't mess up
    Can't Wait to Watch-everyone
    Tickets - dressage Grand Prix Special (1st half) and driving marathon
    Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. Goethe



  11. #11
    Join Date
    May. 30, 2010
    Location
    Charlotte, NC
    Posts
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    COTHER - Tres Grey
    State - GA/AL
    Home 'Team' - USA
    Mode of Travel - Driving
    Hotel - ~30 minutes away from the park
    Parking - Not sure!
    Cost saving efforts - Saving money here so I can spend money there!
    Prayer - Good weather to some degree.
    Can't Wait to Watch - Everyone!
    Tickets - Grand Prix Freestyle, XC, & Stadium



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