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  • Galway Helmet Cam CCI2*


    Eventing Nation has a helmet cam up from Galway.

    I've decided that my favorite part of these helmet cams is listening to the riders talk to their horses.

    Also I only ride little Beginner Novice, so having a chance to ride along with the helmet cams is such a trill!
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  • #2
    I've know Jeanine (three_dayer here on COTH) for quite a bit of time. She is a great rider. Fuzzy rules!



    • #3
      WOW! That's some serious riding! Love seeing the course, can't say it's the prettiest XC course I've ever seen, I'm a little more partial to green. The jumps and the riding, however, were fabulous.


      • #4
        Originally posted by riderboy View Post
        WOW! That's some serious riding! Love seeing the course, can't say it's the prettiest XC course I've ever seen, I'm a little more partial to green. The jumps and the riding, however, were fabulous.
        agree with this. This pair rocked.
        I'm more partial to green as well. Though I was so happy to see Galway in person (finally!!) but I'm happy that I was able to inspect the venue before driving 25 hours with a horse!

        The jumps were lovely and there were some very very cleverly built complexes.

        I can specifically remember watching Fuzzy. We were lucky enough to know him by his nick name at the time of his XC run so it's extra fun to watch this helmet cam and be able to pick out the spot on course where I was standing!!
        Last edited by purplnurpl; Nov. 10, 2011, 03:07 PM.
        Horses are amazing athletes and make no mistake -- they are the stars of the show!


        • #5
          Thanks - I enjoyed the ride!
          "When life gives you scurvy, make lemonade."


          • #6
            Thanks everyone! It was so much fun to ride that course on such a good pony. It was really fun to see it over again from the riders point of view(and hear me talking to fuzzy....that was really funny...I might have to censor the things that come out of my mouth) Fuzzy is now on his winter break, but hes not really enjoying it, he keeps looking at me with the "so now what?" look on his face.
            I am very proud of fuzzy, he is such a neat boy. looking forward to another great season next year!


            • #7
              What is his breeding???? Loved the video, you guys did great....I am an Idahoan, too.....have met you at Rafter K...


              • #8
                So THAT's what the xc course looks like when it's not pouring rain like it was Sunday! Seriously, great video - loved his ears with the little black points. You guys did great!


                • #9
                  How neat! They really changed the course since last time! At 5:35 when she goes over a hill then into a sandy area with a narrow jump...that was where the show jumping was in the spring! Right where that jump was at 5:36 is where I was standing videoing the show jumping.

                  At 5:55 when she goes into the water, totally changed! I stood there and videoed the CC for that group of jumps. Oh this brings back memories! I wished the company that videoed last time would have this year so I could have helped again!


                  • #10
                    Wow, thanks, that was fun!


                    • #11
                      Thank you so much for that link. I really enjoyed watching it. What a marvelous team.
                      "One person's side effect is another person's desired effect." -The Vice Guide to Sex, Drugs, and Rock and Roll