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Happy 1st Birthday EventingNation!

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  • Happy 1st Birthday EventingNation!

    EN fired up the presses this week last year and started things off with a bang doing live coverage of the monsoon that was Fair Hill CCI***. I hope everybody has enjoyed it as much as I have! Between COTH and EN I'm pretty much getting the internet horse fix taken care of...much to the dismay of anybody around my place that wants me to get anything done.

    Thanks John and your great crew of contributors!

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    Has it been a year already? Wow time flies.

    Thanks John!
    http://www.MyVirtualEventingCoach.com

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    • #3
      Congrats John. Talk about time flying. I still think of John as the great kid riding around on "My Hot Tamale" the great pony.
      OTTBs rule, but spots are good too!

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      • #4
        Congratulations John! Love Eventing Nation.

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        • #5
          Congratulations and Happy Birthday

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          • #6
            Congratulations John and EN!

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            • #7
              Congrats and Happy Birthday.

              I loff both the COTH and EventingNation.... probably spend way too much time at work on both. LOL.

              Bobbi
              Bobbi
              ~ Jus Passed My Zipper aka Spanky, 11yo QH gelding.
              ~ Muskogee, 2yo Oldenburg Colt.

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              • #8
                Ditto Long Shadow

                Originally posted by Long Shadow Farm View Post
                Congrats and Happy Birthday.

                I loff both the COTH and EventingNation.... probably spend way too much time at work on both. LOL.

                Bobbi
                It's addictive : ) Happy B-Day John and the rest of gang at EN...your efforts are deeply appreciated especially in an area with little or no Eventing to speak of.

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                • #9
                  You're right, SubK: Between COTH and EN, I keep up with the most important eventing and broader equestrian news, without snark. OK, maybe with a little wink now and then.

                  John, your site is amazingly polished for being only a year old. Loved the WEG coverage (H&D TV and all), love your editorial voice, love your sense of humor. Congratulations!

                  Kick on!
                  They don't call me frugal for nothing.
                  Proud and achy member of the Eventing Grannies clique.

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                  • #10
                    LOVE EN!! I was telling someone the other day that I'd be lost without EN and COTH to keep me in the loop! Plus it makes the time fly at work

                    Thanks John, and keep up the great work!
                    No Trouble
                    2/2/05 - 7/29/13
                    Rest In Peace my quirky brave boy, I will love you forever.

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                    • #11
                      Great Job EN

                      Wishing John, Visionaire, Leslie and all the other fabulous writers and contributors to EN a very Happy Birthday! You ROCK!!!
                      DulciusexAsperis
                      http://www.facebook.com/Susanlvs2jmp

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                      • #12
                        Yay! Happy Birthday EN
                        My blog
                        Follow me along my eventing journey! Complete with mishaps

                        Vegas! 'Nuff said.

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                        • #13
                          Happy BDay EN! Love the site!!

                          Yep, I'm another one that spends way too much time on EN and COTH!

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                          • #14
                            To think that last winter, when John was sharing a barn in Aiken with us, we really wondered what that guy was DOING in his tiny apartment all day and WHY was his light on so late into the night??!! We didn't know him very well, we didn't want to be ruuuuude but Finally we asked him what the heck he was up to in there. Well, he hemmed and hawed a little before confessing he was dabbling with a little web site he had started. HOLY SMOKES, a "little web site"??? Was he kidding? Everyone I know is addicted. John, you're the best. If we ever need to know anything, you're the source. Thank you.
                            Proud and achy member of the Eventing Grannies clique.

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                            • #15
                              Happy Birthday EN!!!! Many more!!! Darn I forgot to say that today!
                              Proud & Permanent Student Of The Long Road
                              Read me: EN (http://eventingnation.com/author/annemarch/) and HJU (http://horsejunkiesunited.com/author/holly-covey/)

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                              • #16
                                HAPPY BIRTHDAY AND HUGE CONGRATS!
                                No hour of life is lost that is spent in the saddle.
                                -- Winston Churchill

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                                • #17
                                  Love EN- Thank You!!

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                                  • #18
                                    Thank you so much for making my non-horsey job bearable
                                    RIP Charlie and Toby

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                                    • #19
                                      Hey everyone, someone emailed me about this thread over the weekend weekend and I was really touched. We were so busy with Fair Hill that I haven't had time to reply until now and I never even got around to mentioning our birthday on EN.

                                      I'm not really one to make a big deal out of birthdays, but it's a great chance for me to say thanks to all of the members of the EN Team of their fantastic hard work. Also, thanks to all of our readers for making it a fantastic first year. EN would not exist without our wonderful writers and readers. If we make it two years I'll write about that birthday on EN

                                      Thanks again, John
                                      www.eventingnation.com

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                                      • #20
                                        Originally posted by RiverBendPol View Post
                                        To think that last winter, when John was sharing a barn in Aiken with us, we really wondered what that guy was DOING in his tiny apartment all day and WHY was his light on so late into the night??!! We didn't know him very well, we didn't want to be ruuuuude but Finally we asked him what the heck he was up to in there. Well, he hemmed and hawed a little before confessing he was dabbling with a little web site he had started. HOLY SMOKES, a "little web site"??? Was he kidding? Everyone I know is addicted. John, you're the best. If we ever need to know anything, you're the source. Thank you.
                                        Your first inclination was right. He just lied about actually doing a website because you busted him
                                        Even duct tape can't fix stupid

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