"No matter how well you perform there's always somebody of intelligent opinion who thinks it's lousy." - Laurence Olivier
Wouldn't you think if you were going to do something like that you'd make sure your girth was tight? And if you screwed up on the first go, don't you think you'd sure as heck get it right on the second try?! Crazy!
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Well, I don't think anyone planned on the girth breaking...but I do wonder why the heck they were riding half off the danged horses?
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"I am all for reaching out, but in some situations it needs to be done with a rolled up news paper." Alagirl
One of the captions said they were balancing the weight of the guy in the hammock.
But why the hell were they racing towards a claybank if they were going to fling the guy out of the hammock? What were they going to do, shoot him into the wall?
As Mom used to say "Yeah, it's a lot of fun 'til someone takes an eye out".
Groom to trainer: "Where's the glamour? You promised me glamour!"
Oh the horses are very nice, the undertaking questionable for all the reasons stated, however the participants .......
Thank you for posting
As someone currently living in Costa Rica... somehow it doesn't surprise me.
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Fourteen Months Living and Working in Costa Rica
And how many 6-packs were involved in the making of this?
Inquiring minds want to know!
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