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  • Rolex!

    I ordered my tickets today!!! All 5 sets... ugh, good bye money. But it's ok! Who's with me?!

    Sorry.. got a little excited. :-D
    "Lord if we should fall, my horse and I, please pick my horse up first."


  • #2
    I am! A friend and I bought ourselves tickets as happy college graduation presents for ourselves


    • #3
      I'm in! I'll be a fence judge again! Can't wait!
      --Becky in TX
      Clinic Blogs and Rolex Blogs
      She who throws dirt is losing ground.


      • #4
        We got our tickets several weeks ago-- so excited!


        • #5
          Last year was my first time there, and I was a fence judge, which I am doing again this year. Got a campsite for the RV too-- whoo hoo!


          • #6
            Err, vet scribing at 6 1/2 months pregnant. Got my hotel and if anyone wants to bunk up with me, I got one in Georgetown for Fri and Sat nights.
            Even duct tape can't fix stupid


            • #7
              I am going first time! So excited. My sister rented a little victorian style guest house for us to stay in. YAY!


              • #8
                I'm going. I'll be one of the XC area stewards as well as spectating Friday and Sunday
                OTTBs rule, but spots are good too!


                • #9
                  I will either be a crossing guard/crowd control or a mounted steward.

                  I had signed up for both. I received an email from the person in charge of the mounted stewards saying that those positions are very hard to come by, but she would keep me on the back up list.

                  I figured that I would be a crossing guard.

                  My DH went on the dashboard, because he can figure it out and found me listed as a mounted steward. Cool!

                  Does anybody know of someone on COTH who is a mounted steward at Rolex?

                  I will be volunteering at the Area8 booth, too.
                  When in Doubt, let your horse do the Thinking!


                  • #10
                    Trying to find the money to go. I'm signed up as an interior crossing guard again.

                    I hope there will be a COTH get together again this year.
                    "I'm a lumberjack, and I'm okay."
                    Thread killer Extraordinaire


                    • #11
                      Oh yeah!! The COTH get-together was excellent. Who has an RV spot where we could do it again. I'll bring some beer/wine.
                      OTTBs rule, but spots are good too!


                      • #12
                        We are going as well!! So excited, first time going!!!
                        Why walk when you can ride?


                        • #13

                          Timer in warm-up. Hope to see some of you!
                          Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. Goethe


                          • #14
                            Area Steward on cross country and really excited as I get to work with some of my favorite folks to include Flutie and Flight Check who I haven't seen in ages!



                            • #15
                              I'm going! First time, though we went to WEG. Be interesting to compare the two.

                              Not volunteering this year, but will definitely sign up for it next.

                              Where's the party?
                              Always be yourself. Unless you can be Batman. Then always be Batman.

                              The Grove at Five Points


                              • #16
                                I'm going! Got my tickets already. Can't wait!


                                • #17
                                  I'll be there! Stadium volunteer.


                                  • #18
                                    I'm going but not volunteering as I have a non-horsey husband and a horse-crazy 10 year old niece to wrangle. Plus two dogs...

                                    My first time! I can't wait! We should have some kind of COTH booth


                                    • #19
                                      COTH does have a booth there at the trade fair. Some arranged a meet time there one year. Others meet in the campground for pitch-ins after xcountry.

                                      You won't lack for people to meet or talk to anyway! You'll recognize that downhill skier's white around the eyeballs look on all the faces there!
                                      Don't let anyone tell you that your ideas or dreams are foolish. There is a millionaire walking around who invented the pool noodle.


                                      • #20
                                        This will be my 4th time, but this time I'm going with an old college friend (who I haven't seen in 15 years), who is a Rolex virgin. Always love taking newbies! We have an awesome hotel suite with a kitchen, as well as a campsite reserved, so we have somewhere to crash for wine/relaxation in-between events. (Campsite parking will also allow us to come and go on and off the property, as we wish, all weekend long). Can't wait!!!!!! Make sure you don't miss Eric Dierk's XC coursewalk. He a friend, and an awesome horseman! You'll never look at the XC course the same way, again!
                                        “Always saddle your own horse. Always know what you’re doing. And go in the direction you are heading.” Connie Reeves
                                        Jump Start Solutions LLC