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Live blog from the World Dressage Masters!

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  • Live blog from the World Dressage Masters!

    Check out the Chronicle's live blog at http://www.chronofhorse.com/content/...ers-palm-beach ! There's unfortunately no live video from USEF for today's Grand Prix, but I'll try and use lots of descriptive adjectives!
    spriesersporthorse.com | farm on Facebook | me on Facebook | blog

  • #2
    Loved the Blog...Tina eliminated?

    Lauren Sprieser did a great job...and Janet Foy really gave insight from a Judge's eye.

    Tonight, Dressage-news has changed their leader board.
    It shows Tina as eliminated.


    • #3
      The Chronicle article says it too, but no one gives a reason.
      is there a way to go back and read the live blog?


      • #4
        Proud member of the Colbert Dressage Nation


        • Original Poster

          You can read the live blog archive at https://www.chronofhorse.com/2013-wo...each-live-blog but we didn't know about Tina's elimination either. I read about it last night! So no help, sorry!
          spriesersporthorse.com | farm on Facebook | me on Facebook | blog


          • #6
            Reading the Chronicle article this morning:

            If Patrick Kittel is here and won, can PETA be far behind?

            I see that poor Edward Gal has the flu. I'll volunteer to drive 300 miles to bring him some chicken soup.


            • #7
              Konyot got eliminated because of blood in the spur area: http: http://www.dressage-news.com/?p=19387
              Last edited by alicen; Jan. 26, 2013, 12:37 PM. Reason: changed link


              • #8
                The amazing Lauren Sprieser is going to be live blogging again today for the Grand Prix Special, which starts at 2 pm, and then for the freestyle, which starts at 7:30 pm. You can also watch along with the commentary on the USEF Network at http://www.usefnetwork.com/

                Hope to see you on there!


                • #9
                  I thought it was refreshing that Scandic wasn't stepping on his tongue .


                  • #10
                    I thought it was refreshing that Scandic wasn't stepping on his tongue
                    Don't trip over your tongue in your hurry to spew [edit].
                    Last edited by Moderator 1; Jan. 28, 2013, 02:46 PM. Reason: language


                    • #11
                      Originally posted by BaroquePony View Post
                      I thought it was refreshing that Scandic wasn't stepping on his tongue .
                      Perhaps you could supply video of your GP freestyle demonstrating how it SHOULD be done.


                      • #12
                        Kittel on Scandic.



                        • #13
                          Thumbs down to you.

                          An incident 3 yrs ago that lasted less than a minute when S got his tongue over the bit and PK fixed as soon as he noticed it. The video is in slow mo for greater sensational effect by the tabloid but even in slow mo, it was corrected at 1:19 minutes(slow mo time).
                          Last edited by Crockpot; Jan. 27, 2013, 06:45 PM.


                          • #14
                            Originally posted by BaroquePony View Post
                            Where is YOUR GP video? At an international event? Or any event?


                            • #15

                              Well this is pretty entertaining stuff.
                              "Friend" me !



                              • #16
                                The horses before the break did appear to be tense in that atmosphere but the riders were good sports about it .

                                tHe horses after the break were more relaxed. Scandic was in that group.


                                • #17
                                  The scores; http://www.horsejunkiesunited.com/?p=50575


                                  • #18

                                    Isabeau, thank you for that .


                                    • #19
                                      Part 2:
                                      Proud member of the Colbert Dressage Nation


                                      • #20
                                        and J-Lu thank you for that