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  • Wellington?

    Enough already with the RK threads. Is anyone blogging from Wellington? I so want to be there. Anyone...???

  • #2
    don't get excited

    I'm not blogging from Wellington, I'm just so bored with the RK/Toto threads I had to chime in there!
    2012 goal: learn to ride like a Barn Rat

    A helmet saved my life.


    • #3
      Someone must be blogging...surely???
      I'd renounce RK and all it's sins for access to livestream...


      • #4


        • #5
          What a line up! Echoing fiona-Anyone know if there be any live streaming?


          • #6
            I'm rooting for Barisone on Olympus...I LOVE that horse and Barisone can really get the horses to pi/pa....I also love Tip Top (1/2 brother to my Caddymaster) and it would be soooo cool if Liz could have a great ride on Olivier ( I watched them get a 70+ at GMHA this past summer - GREAT ride)

            eeegad, I hope everyone wins


            • Original Poster

              I'd pay money to watch livestream of the warm-ups. My instructor tells me to watch as much good riding as possible. Watching warm-ups this weekend would be like hitting the Mother Lode. I sincerely envy anyone who can be there, and I hope you'll share any and all reports!


              • #8
                I am going to Wellyworld two weeks from now, for a 6 week stay. I just have to get through 17days straight of being on call.


                • Original Poster

                  You're no help. Just think, though, in 2 weeks you'll put this crisco-over-concrete behind you. Enjoy your stay in Welly-world! And please be sure to put CH on the clinic schedule this summer...


                  • #10
                    He will be on the schedule as often as I can get him! Meanwhile he will be yelling at me 6 days a week in Wellyworld


                    • #11
                      Originally posted by Ginger View Post
                      I'd pay money to watch livestream of the warm-ups. My instructor tells me to watch as much good riding as possible. Watching warm-ups this weekend would be like hitting the Mother Lode. I sincerely envy anyone who can be there, and I hope you'll share any and all reports!

                      I would agree...my time is mostly spent watching the warm up at these major events. It is far more exciting and you certainly learn a lot from watching and listening to the trainers.
                      I actually find the repeated tests in the arena rather boring after a while. I ususally will go watch the tests based on what I have seen in warm up.


                      • #12
                        Yikes, bumping this up and still hoping for livestream or at least live scoring.



                        • #13
                          I woudn't have pegged you for an optimist, egon.
                          Last edited by alicen; Feb. 4, 2010, 09:32 AM. Reason: sp


                          • #14
                            Oh, I am though! Without hope life would not be so much fun!


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                              • #16
                                I'm with you, Egon. Hope springs eternal! I'm losing faith, though, as time approaches and it appears that there will be no live streaming. What a lineup! I so wish I were there, especially to watch our own young Elisabeth Austin and her home grown stallion Olivier compete in such company. All us Vermonters are holding our collective breath and sooooooo proud. Go Lizzy and Fizzy!


                                • #17
                                  "live" scoring here:



                                  • Original Poster

                                    Thanks!! I guess live scoring is better than nothing. Looks like Isabel has left the door ajar for the later rides.


                                    • #19
                                      Yup! Steffan is in the lead with Anky in second and Isabell in third!


                                      • #20
                                        Woo Hoo Steffen and Ravel . So where's the video?