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  • Count Down to WEG!

    OK, we are in the Count Down. Who is going etc? Please fill in the blanks like below and add some creative touches!!!

    COTHER - One Day Soon
    Region - Area II
    State - Maryland
    Home 'Team' - Canada
    Mode of Travel - Driving
    Hotel - Winners Circle Motel (best deal thanks to COTHers)
    Parking - Taking bicycle and/or adjacent farm parking
    Cost saving efforts - Forget about it!!!
    Prayer - husband doesn't run out of spectator patience.
    Can't Wait to Watch - Lucinda, Pippa, William F-P, PD and My Boy Bobby

  • #2
    OK, I'll play

    COTHER - ezmissg
    Region - Area III
    State - Tennessee
    Home 'Team' - US
    Mode of Travel - Driving, but going with a friend who is flying in from WA
    Hotel - none; staying at a friend's farm
    Parking - Still deciding, but probably adjacent farm parking
    Cost saving efforts - staying at a friend's farm; probably couldn't afford to go otherwise
    Prayer - no rain for XC
    Can't Wait to Watch - EVERYBODY

    I know it is going to be chaos, but I'm really looking forward to it! The only thing that would rain on my parade would be, well, RAIN!
    No hour of life is lost that is spent in the saddle.
    -- Winston Churchill


    • #3
      COTHER --Pinkdiamondracing
      Region - Area VIII
      State - Kentucky
      Home 'Team' - USA
      Mode of Travel - Don't have to travel--I live here
      Hotel - none; staying at my own house
      Parking - Still deciding, but probably adjacent farm parking
      Cost saving efforts -was hoping my sister made the team, now only going for XC
      Prayer -That I get XC day off from work, and someone has a Dressage Freestyle ticket they can't use that I can buy at the gate for a reduced price!! LOL
      Can't Wait to Watch Reining Freestyle and Dressage Freestyle--the best of both of those sports--- and PD go XC-- he makes it look soooo easy!!!!
      The only difference between a runaway and a fast gallop is nothing but a SMILE
      Most horses cross the Rainbow Bridge, but TEDDY JUMPED IT!!!
      Member of the COTH Enabler Clique


      • #4
        Wish I was adding to the list...I had to cancel my plans due to health reasons
        Have fun!!
        Lori T
        www.facebook.com/LTEquine for product updates on the lines I rep


        • #5
          COTHER - Gully's Pilot
          Region - Border of Areas 2, 3, and 8--compete in all three
          State - Tennessee
          Home 'Team' - US
          Mode of Travel - Driving
          Hotel - Inn at Shaker Village (thanks to CookiePony)
          Parking - adjacent farm parking
          Cost saving efforts - Brining own bottled water
          Prayer - no holds on xc
          Can't Wait to Watch - Karen and Buck


          • #6

            COTHER - Wizetta
            Region - Area II
            State - Delaware
            Home 'Team' - USA
            Mode of Travel - Driving
            Hotel - Shaker Village Inn
            Parking - Adjacent farm parking
            Cost saving efforts - oh please...
            Prayer - My mom doesnt get lost!
            Can't Wait to Watch - Everything!


            • #7
              COTHER - ottb
              Region - Area II
              State - PA
              Home 'Team' - US
              Mode of Travel - Driving - RV
              Hotel - State park campground 14 miles form Lexington
              Parking - TBD
              Cost saving efforts - Forget about it!!!
              Prayer - still solvent after trip!!!.
              Can't Wait to Watch - XC


              • #8
                COTHER -- Txnga
                Region - Area III
                State - S. Carolina
                Home 'Team' - USA
                Mode of Travel - car
                Hotel - Griffin Gate Marriott
                Parking - good question
                Cost saving efforts - I figure this is prob. the only WEG I'll get to watch in person (unless Wellington gets the next bid), so going all out.
                Prayer -That there will be fantastic weather and fantastic shopping deals.
                Can't Wait to Watch- Pippa, W. Fox Pitt, Boydie/ Team USA, and many other top riders that I have never seen ride in person.
                Tickets - All eventing; dressage freestyle and reining tickets of some sort.
                Last edited by TXnGA; Aug. 19, 2010, 06:08 PM.


                • #9
                  COTHER --Firefox
                  Region - Area II
                  State - MD
                  Home 'Team' - USA
                  Mode of Travel - car
                  Hotel - Shadwell Farm - Midway KY
                  Parking - good question
                  Cost saving efforts - staying on the farm.
                  Prayer -That there will be fantastic weather and fantastic shopping deals.
                  Can't Wait to Watch- top riders that I have never seen ride in person.
                  Tickets - dressage freestyle, XC and eventing SJ.

                  Make any mistakes going forward!


                  • #10
                    COTHER --HollyJeanne
                    State - KY
                    Home 'Team' - USA
                    Mode of Travel - car
                    Hotel - home
                    Parking - good question
                    Cost saving efforts - Volunteering
                    Prayer -That I don't mess up
                    Can't Wait to Watch-everyone
                    Tickets - dressage Grand Prix Special (1st half) and driving marathon
                    Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. Goethe


                    • #11
                      COTHER - Tres Grey
                      State - GA/AL
                      Home 'Team' - USA
                      Mode of Travel - Driving
                      Hotel - ~30 minutes away from the park
                      Parking - Not sure!
                      Cost saving efforts - Saving money here so I can spend money there!
                      Prayer - Good weather to some degree.
                      Can't Wait to Watch - Everyone!
                      Tickets - Grand Prix Freestyle, XC, & Stadium