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  • Dressage!!!

    Anyone else a... Um... SOOOO EXCITED!!!

    WAY too many to choose just one!

    Incredible INCREDIBLE group this year.
    ~~Member of the TB's Rule Clique ~~

  • #2
    EXCITED doesn't even come close!!! GO VALEGRO!


    • #3
      Does anybody have a link to the Grand Prix test they'll be doing tomorrow?


      • #4
        Can't wait to see how the German/GB situation pans out.
        "Friend" me !



        • #5
          JFC, Here's a link to the FEI page. You can download all the tests.


          • #6
            I'm betting on the Brits - Carl and Charlotte AND homefield advantage!

            For serious ham person, here are the odds:



            • #7
              Such an outstanding field. I might not be getting a whole lot of work done for the next couple of mornings...


              • #8
                I can't get too excited over dressage, but I will be rooting for the Brits.


                • #9
                  Photos from the inspection are here -


                  Love this caption....

                  "Steffen Peters laughed off Ravel's antics—which included sidling up to his rider and then sneezing all over his suit coat—in the collecting ring."


                  • #10
                    SO SO SO EXCITED!!

                    Waking up early and heading to the barn in the morning to watch it with everyone!


                    • #11
                      Is there a disadvantage to going on Day 1 in dressage like there is in eventing. None of the Brits are in the final grouping for the GP test and Carl (and maybe Laura) go on day 1. None of them are in the final 5 riders with the rest of the heavy hitters. Could that be a factor in the team competition?


                      • #12
                        Anyone have the link for the order of go?


                        • #13
                          I'm for the Brits too. Love Carl and Charlotte.
                          Don't Squat With Your Spurs On.


                          • #14
                            Originally posted by NCRider View Post
                            Is there a disadvantage to going on Day 1 in dressage like there is in eventing. None of the Brits are in the final grouping for the GP test and Carl (and maybe Laura) go on day 1. None of them are in the final 5 riders with the rest of the heavy hitters. Could that be a factor in the team competition?
                            its a disadvantage to go early.


                            • Original Poster

                              Salinero looks fab!

                              Im so in love with them all!
                              ~~Member of the TB's Rule Clique ~~


                              • #16
                                Originally posted by CarrieN View Post
                                Anyone have the link for the order of go?
                                Here you go :


                                • #17
                                  NOMIOMI: Anyone else a... Um... SOOOO EXCITED!!!

                                  WAY too many to choose just one!

                                  Incredible INCREDIBLE group this year. Salinero looks fab!

                                  Im so in love with them all!

                                  NOMI, will you get ANY sleep tonight?

                                  Coffee at 5:45 AM sharp, EST!


                                  • #18
                                    Love the jog pictures! Breaking Dawn is a GORGEOUS horse. Everybody looks good.

                                    Question on Sjef jogging Salinero. I thought that the riders had to present the horses themselves. Is that just a tradition, not an actual rule?


                                    • #19
                                      Here´s a link to the official site with onlineresults and some info!


                                      Jaqueline Brooks in a few minutes and "The First Horse" in about one hour I´m waiting for Minna and one-eyed Santana!

                                      The swedish telly just said that D´Niro is swedishbred! Woop woop!



                                      • #20

                                        Lucy, thanks for that great live score link. That's terrific!

                                        What a sweetheart that D'Niro is! Nice clean test.