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Rough Day at Red Hills

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  • Rough Day at Red Hills

    As per http://www.useventing.com/competitions.php?id=1407

  • #2
    Oh no. Jingling here.
    We're spending our money on horses and bourbon. The rest we're just wasting.


    • #3
      Major jingles for Darren!!!!!


      • #4
        jingles for darren
        RIP Kid Gloves (Holly) 1992 TBxHanv CCI*** mare.
        New mare: Miss Bunny Express (Missy) 1995 AQHA Jumper mare.


        • #5
          oh, damn.


          • #6
            I'm sorry to hear that. I hope initial reports are wrong and he recovers quickly.
            Brothers and sisters, I bid you beware
            Of giving your heart to a dog to tear.
            -Rudyard Kipling


            • #7
              Lots of jingles for Darren.


              • #8
                Jingles for Darren!!! I saw him ride Windfall at Rolex a few years back, and they are an awesome pair! Hope the injuries are minor, and he is back in the saddle very soon!


                • #9
                  Jingles and prayers for Darren!!!!!!!!!!


                  • #10
                    Darren is in stable but serious condition. He has multiple rib fractures, and is now moving his limbs, so the paralysis fear has passed. He will be meeting with a neurosurgeon today to make sure he checks out for any neurological damage.

                    Jon Holling has taken over coaching Darren's students, and the community is pulling together.

                    Keep jingling.
                    Volunteer Coordinator, Equiventures, LLC
                    and the Sunshine State, Little Everglades,
                    & Live Oak Combined Driving Events


                    • #11
                      Oh thank goodness.

                      I hope he continues to improve and is back in the saddle soon.
                      Brothers and sisters, I bid you beware
                      Of giving your heart to a dog to tear.
                      -Rudyard Kipling


                      • #12
                        Oh NO!
                        This gives me that old familiar sick feeling in the pit of my stomach when I read of another eventer getting seriously injured.
                        Prayers for Darren!


                        • #13
                          jingles for darren, hoping things work themselves out and he gets better quickly.

                          i am sure he is happy that jon is taking over coaching his students for him,.hope the rest of the day is injury free!

                          ride it like you stole it! "ralph hill"


                          • #14
                            Oh dear, glad to hear there is at least a glimmer of good news. Many jingles!
                            Click here before you buy.


                            • #15
                              sending some jingles Darren's way, he had really bad fall similar to this at Bromont in 2002. He bounced back from that one pretty quickly so hopefully this one will be a quick recovery.
                              Last edited by jumpjesterjump; Mar. 15, 2008, 03:14 PM. Reason: spelling, or lack there of :)
                              R.I.P. Bourneville Jester 12/06/06


                              • #16
                                Oh Crap

                                Huge jingles from New Hampshire for a speedy recovery!!


                                • #17
                                  Sending lots of prayers for Darren. He has always been really good about maintaining diet and fitness, and hopefully that, plus his humor,determination and grit, will help speed his recovery.


                                  • #18
                                    I am very sorry to hear this....


                                    • #19
                                      I've had a sick feeling all day. I'm happy the paralysis fear is behind. He has some students doing major things today, so hopefully they can all pull through!

                                      Still Jingling. He has quite the fight in him. Praying for a full and fast recovery!


                                      • #20
                                        Oh, no. This is horrible. Glad no paralysis though. Jingles from Florida.
                                        Lori T
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