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  • suzy's been busy

    I heard she is going before the FEI to try to get approval for a new equestrian event. Velvet's riding shotgun.

    See those flying monkeys? They work for me.

  • #2
    Wow, that's exciting!
    "Against stupidity the gods themselves contend in vain" ~Friedrich Schiller


    • #3
      Love the "Cotton-Eyed Joe" . I can imagine my sister and I attempting something like this...30 years ago .
      LarkspurCO: no horse's training is complete until it can calmly yet expressively perform GP in stadium filled w/chainsaw juggling zombies riding unicycles while flying monkeys w/bottle rockets...


      • #4
        That horse is a good sport.
        Donald Trump - proven liar, cheat, traitor and sexual predator! Hillary Clinton won in 2016, but we have all lost.


        • #5
          Reminds me a little of canine agility-- with skater as dog. Such fun-- IF you can do it. Just WOW!


          • #6
            Well, yes, it is very exciting. Thanks for posting it, NHWR. Velvet and I didn't want to post it because we're just so painfully modest as you know and didn't want to be tooting our own horns.


            • #7
              I dont understand. Suzy are you the one in skates?

              Hmmmm, run this by FEI and let me know cause I do have a pair still and would only ask that you demand a couples and backwards skate as well.

              DJ'd of course.
              ~~Member of the TB's Rule Clique ~~


              • #8
                Suzy is actually the blithering tourist with the ridiculously large camera that blunders into shot at 1:11 lingers for a full two seconds then disappears yet later claims all credit for the performance.


                • #9

                  well it's no western dressage but I like it
                  Humans don’t mind duress, in fact they thrive on it. What they mind is not feeling necessary. –Sebastian Junger


                  • #10
                    Originally posted by Bogey2 View Post

                    well it's no western dressage...
                    But then, what is?
                    Donald Trump - proven liar, cheat, traitor and sexual predator! Hillary Clinton won in 2016, but we have all lost.


                    • Original Poster

                      If Velvet ever gets her BlueTooth working, this will be on the jumboTron


                      psssst suzy false modesty is unbecoming
                      See those flying monkeys? They work for me.


                      • #12
                        They make it look so easy! The wrecks in training must be spectacular!
                        "Against stupidity the gods themselves contend in vain" ~Friedrich Schiller


                        • #13
                          OMG! Yep...this has to be approved for the next WEG in Normandy. Love it! (although my heart was racing a mile a second...that is some braveness!)
                          Green Cove Springs, FL


                          • #14
                            Originally posted by fiona View Post
                            Suzy is actually the blithering tourist with the ridiculously large camera that blunders into shot at 1:11 lingers for a full two seconds then disappears yet later claims all credit for the performance.
                            Yup, that's me in all of my blithering, lingering, blundering glory. You always have such a nice way of stating things, Fiona.


                            • #15
                              OK-- so who are these people?? Is Velvet the one on skates??


                              • #16
                                Oh wow, amazing.
                                I LOVE my Chickens!


                                • #17
                                  Originally posted by fish View Post
                                  OK-- so who are these people?? Is Velvet the one on skates??
                                  Need you ask?
                                  "And I'm thinking you weren't burdened with an overabundance of schooling." - Capt Reynolds "Firefly"


                                  • #18
                                    Originally posted by Velvet View Post
                                    Need you ask?
                                    Obviously, I do. After all, we only recently learned in MM's recent thread that you do get your overweight (after all, not) butt out of your armchair to ride, etc. High time we found out the full extent of your activities (not to mention fitness level) so we can use the information to fuel Velvet roasts and other potentially nourishing activities.

                                    Besides, I really would like to know who these people are, if there are others pursuing this sport.... It IS amazing-- and I see potential for attracting a whole new demographic (including numbers of athletic young males) to horse sports-- just imagine: skateboarding, hotdogging... with literal horse power, team play. And just imagine the hoards of bloodthirsty spectators it could attract.


                                    • Original Poster

                                      fish, dear,

                                      I believe Aunt Esther had a horse at San Moritz this year.
                                      See those flying monkeys? They work for me.


                                      • #20
                                        Well done!

                                        Give a DQ a martini (or two) and this is the result..