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    Eventing Dressage on USA NOW!

  • #2
    thanks!!


    beautiful trot, huh??

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      #3
      It's very interesting to have the commentators back in New York and not commentating live. As much as I would like to see things live, it is nice to have them announcing the scores that horses are getting on each movement. (especially b/c my dressage knowledge is lacking).

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      • #4
        gotta love Melanie:


        The riders have the option of riding with spurs

        The movements are done at specific numbers


        Spoken like a true gold medal winning showjumper.

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        • #5
          I read the comments made by the riders, and I really don't see why Phillip was a bit dissapointed with his ride on Connaught, it looks beautiful to me!!
          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

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          • #6
            flying lead and a buck - nice!

            I think Phillip tends to be hard on himself - he seems to be a bit of a perfectionist.

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            • #7
              Originally posted by snoopy View Post
              gotta love Melanie:


              The riders have the option of riding with spurs

              The movements are done at specific numbers


              Spoken like a true gold medal winning showjumper.
              HA! I missed that comment. Yeah, spurs are not an option and it is LETTERS!

              Silly woman.

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              • #8
                Snooooppppyyyyy.... Hi! Wish we were watching together...love your comments and insights!

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                • #9
                  Michael Rose's horse does NOT look like a happy camper!!!! Looks like to me he's throwing a major hissy fit.
                  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

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                  • #10
                    Originally posted by pinkdiamondracing View Post
                    Michael Rose's horse does NOT look like a happy camper!!!! Looks like to me he's throwing a major hissy fit.
                    He's being NAUGHTY! Something in his ear? Tongue over bit possibly?? Yiiiiikes.

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                    • #11
                      boy- MS says he is resisting, I guess, but more seems like pain- his hands were totally forward, and the bit nor the riders hands was NOT the issue (imo)

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                      • #12
                        Originally posted by pinkdiamondracing View Post
                        Michael Rose's horse does NOT look like a happy camper!!!! Looks like to me he's throwing a major hissy fit.
                        You mean Shane Rose? From Australia?

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                        • #13
                          All I see is crappy basketball! UGH
                          Ms Robin
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                          • #14
                            Nice test ,by Mary King huh?? Lovely! Her spirit (for lack of better word) is just lovely....

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                            • #15
                              OOPS!! I meant Shane!!! Where did I get Michael??? Hmmmm-- must be gettin old-- I don't hear so good-- was sure they said Michael-- maybe because my son's father's name is Michael Shane??? LOL
                              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

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                              • #16
                                Mary's test was beautiful!!! Phillip is definitely hard on himself, although Connaught looked quite up... spooky and his changes were not completely consistant.

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                                • #17
                                  Arg, I only caught the end of Mary's test.

                                  Lovely
                                  I recognized with despair that I was about to be compelled to buy a horse ~
                                  Edith Somerville and "Martin Ross"

                                  "Momma" to Tiempo, Tucker and Puff, RIP my beautiful Norman 8/2012

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                                  • #18
                                    Going from dressage to Olympic Archery.... oh boy!

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                                    • #19
                                      I think they have this tv coverage online now. http://www.nbcolympics.com/equestrian/video/index.html Right now that link has as the first video Equestrian Dressage (Way to have an accurate description guys) that seems to be the tv coverage of about an hour. I'm just hoping they show some of the Day 1 evening rides that I haven't seen yet.
                                      "I loved you all, but Horse Racing was my first love" -Vic Stauffer

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                                      • #20
                                        correct channel for equestrian

                                        Whoever said all they could see was basketball, make sure you are watching the correct channel, as there are a couple showing the different sports. I believe that cross country will be on the Oxygen Channel tomorrow.

                                        It looks hot as hades there. For some reason I was worried that Phillip was going to pass out.

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