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  • Anyone else at Young Horse Champs?

    There are some Very Impressive 4yr olds here !

  • #2
    Sadly no, I'm at work.

    BUT...could you check out a horse for me. Its a 6yo Kathy Priest's "Relience" Its out of a mare name Gesstine ( I believe the sire is Rhodiamant). Any way, I have a mare (who I LOVE) named Gesstenia who is out of Gesstine by De Niro.

    My horses stable name is "Tia" so TIA


    • #3
      I'll be there Saturday and Sunday - really looking forward to the Developing Horse Championship.
      The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way."
      --Bertrand Russell, British philosopher, logician, mathematician and historian


      • #4
        Young Horse Championships

        No, not there, so if you are, keep us posted as to what is happening!! How's the weather, footing, the riders, horses.............? Thanks!!


        • Original Poster

          Best 4yr old warm up test
          Caroline Roffman
          Bon Chance

          lowest score for that class 68%
          Leading 5yr old San Shivago
          Louise Koch


          • Original Poster

            Reliance next up


            • #7
              are the results posted anywhere? How did Asthete do? and Caroline's mare?


              • #8
                Live scoring on www.foxvillage.com


                • #9
                  Wish I could have made it over to see Elizabeth Ball's ride in the 5 yr. old prelim. I have always wanted to see her ride, and her score in this ride was 82.8.
                  The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way."
                  --Bertrand Russell, British philosopher, logician, mathematician and historian


                  • #10
                    My friend Louise is there with her 5 y.o.. If anyone sees her, please wish her well. I see she won today.

                    Page of links to links is at http://www.usef.org/_IFrames/breedsd...yhProgram.aspx
                    The Evil Chem Prof


                    • #11
                      I'm here- been here since Tuesday actually (long haul in from MD LOL!). Anyway, watched the 5 year olds go- some really amazing rides: Louise, Beth and Emily!!! and the 6 year olds- not as impressive as a whole like the 5 year olds, but some great rides too. Can't wait till the Developing Horse classes start tomorrow!

                      If anyone wants to me another COTHer, I'll be up at the ring with a camera permanently attached to me and a green shirt
                      "As soon as you're born you start dyin'
                      So you might as well have a good time"


                      • #12
                        A few photos from today's competition

                        Nicole and Winsor

                        Beth and Selten

                        Louise and San Shivago

                        Emily and Zatino H

                        Faye and Cosmopolitan
                        "As soon as you're born you start dyin'
                        So you might as well have a good time"


                        • #13
                          What happened with Relience? (I saw his score - YIKES) I'm pretty sure that he was reserve champion as a 4 yo (thats how I heard about him from a article that listed his mothers name). So he can be impressive. Was he naughty?


                          • #14
                            Good luck to everyone today!
                            "Where knowledge ends violence begins." B. Ljundquist


                            • #15
                              Young Horse Champs

                              Any info on Teresa Butta?


                              • #16
                                A number of horses are having a tough time with the footing. Although Lamplight always does a great job in maintaining it, the rain has really taken a toll. Hopefully, we will be rain free tonight so that tomorrow's conditions will be better.
                                The most savage controversies are those about matters as to which there is no good evidence either way."
                                --Bertrand Russell, British philosopher, logician, mathematician and historian


                                • #17
                                  So far so good with no new rain today- hopefully that luck will hold through the night.
                                  Just thought I'd share a couple of today's photos:

                                  Chris Hickey and Cabana Boy

                                  Elizabeth Ball and Selten HW


                                  "As soon as you're born you start dyin'
                                  So you might as well have a good time"


                                  • #18
                                    What happened to the live scoring? There's suddenly nothing listed for Sunday.

                                    Tabula - keep your wonderful pictures coming! They're awesome. Maybe you can get one or two of JJ Tate?



                                    • #19
                                      what a nice show!! I was scared it was going to rain more on Saturday... def. not needed after all the rain earlier in the week.

                                      There were a few really nice young horses that went, and Hilda did a great job judging I think... it as mostly fair. I could have done without the loud music by the young horse ring... not the easiest to deal with for the youngins!

                                      all in all.. a nice show for late August!
                                      "The ability to write a check for attire should not be confused with expertise. Proficiency doesn't arrive shrink-wrapped from UPS and placed on your doorstep."


                                      • #20
                                        Just came back from the Young Horse Championships at Lamplight and must say that the one horse that stood out above everybody else was Selten HW! What a classy horse!

                                        Had two of my "kids" in the show - Zorba S. E. in the 5-year olds finished 10th and Waterloo S. E. in the 6-year old in 5th place. So I'm a very happy mom!!
                                        Siegi Belz
                                        2007 KWPN-NA Breeder of the Year
                                        Dutch Warmbloods Made in the U. S. A.