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  • Rolex scores--for those of us at work

    They are doing real time posting of scores at the rolex site. http://www.rk3de.org/scoreboard.php

    I wish I didn't have to work today. Might be the only day without rain!!
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    They are doing real time posting of scores at the rolex site. http://www.rk3de.org/scoreboard.php

    I wish I didn't have to work today. Might be the only day without rain!!
    Do not meddle in the affairs of dragons--For you are crunchy and taste good with ketchup!!

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    • #3
      Thank you so much, COTH's aren't posting any scores yet and when I checked KY's website nothing had been posted either.

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      • #4
        Tiffany Loudon just moved into 2nd place with a score of 55.0, good for her!
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        • #5
          Saw Adrienne Iorio Borden compete at Pine Top a few weeks ago.
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          • #6
            I think we should have a pity party!

            I was supposed to go to Rolex this year, yet this stupid nuisance they call a job interfered. Stupid bills!
            "Prediction is very difficult, especially about the future!" - Niels Bohr

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            • #7
              Me and you both CluesGirl! Two years in a row I have had to go to a meeting on Rolex weekend. Have to leave tomorrow for Atlanta...
              RIP My Beautiful Kevin
              2003-2009
              RIP Sweet Ella
              2009-2011

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              • #8
                And me too, my friends decided to go to World Cup this year so I stayed home. But next year I'm going back to KY even if no one comes with me, now that I know I can meet up with COTH BB people for company.

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                • #9
                  Can I join the pity party? I came very close to quitting my job in order to go this year...then my USEAHusband reminded me that without said nuissance employment I could kiss goodbye my dream of getting my horses there one day. Well. That worked. July 1st I'm starting with a new boss. I'll ask for the time off (for 2006) on July 2nd. Humph!

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                  • #10
                    now, now, I have the ultimate pity party here in Dallas.

                    all due to my new job, started this week:

                    only 10% of the time does my computer think well enough to even get on to the Chronicle Site....this is the first time this week! and thank goodness caues I needed some Rolex updates!
                    I get out of work at 4:30-5:00 instead of 3:00. which means traffic, and less time for the Booms Man and his workouts. he's used to being ridden at 4pm. I had to wake him up yesturday evening and he was grouchy!

                    darn bills.
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                    • #11
                      I wanted to go too, but work reared its ugly head (actually, it's a good job and I didn't want to jeopardize it). Since I fear this is the last 4 star CCI ever, I really wanted to go, but it was not to be.

                      If I want to see a horse trial next year, I'll go watch Advanced at Wayne. No point in driving 11 hours to do the same at the horse park, unless I'm riding in it!

                      On the plus side, has anyone noticed how fast the board is today with all the posters gone at Rolex? See? There is a silver lining!
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                      • #12
                        AllyCat, I felt the same way you do about not going to watch a short format next year but after reading about how committed Janie Atkinson is to saving the long format (having it during non-championship years at the minimum) I want to do anything I can to support her and her event. So I expect to be there next year.

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                        • #13
                          Well, if they have it next year, I'll go!! I just figured the powers that be will insist on the short and that would be the end of it.

                          Who knew "little" Kentucky as I heard it called a decade or so ago, would be the pinnacle of our sport (except for maybe the WEG).

                          Where did you read this? Was it in Eventing USA? I'll need to figure out what I did with it so I can read her take on it.
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                          • #14
                            I can't remember where but I have read about it in more than one place, I'm sure there is something in this week's Rolex KY preview issue. They will hold short format during World Championship and Olympic years but the plan is to have a long format during the other years. Also, Janie Atkinson is of the opinion that eventually people will not be so thrilled with the short format and she wants to make sure that KY at least maintains the long version. There may even be something about this on the Eventing forum.

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                            • #15
                              AllyCat, read the Commentary on COTH's website, it refers to Janie Atkinson's feelings on this as well as saying to go to page 56 to read more about how she is trying to preserve the long format. Hopefully you're a COTH subscriber so you can access this info.

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                              • #16
                                Looks like the day is done! Last score for today is posted. Congrats to Jan Thompson... first to break into the 40s. Should be interesting to see what tomorrow brings.
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                                • #17
                                  Thanks for throwing the pity party! I was beginning to think I was whining alone!

                                  Darn day job. Well, for that matter, my night job too -- I couldn't have gotten the barn covered, so it is just as well that I didn't go. <sigh>

                                  Love the format of the scoreboard, and lovelovelove the real time posting!!

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                                  • #18
                                    Anyone see a big Chestnut Named Dobbin?? Cool as Hell horse, I forget the owners name, but I saw her listed. Her and her horse wqere on the inside Cover Of a Stateline Tack Catalog, Shes an employee. Awesome that she is at Rolex! Never mind, Her name is Corrine Ashton, and shes in 7th. I am rooting for her, as she is one that has come up thru the raanks!

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                                    • #19
                                      I think Corrine and Dobbin are in 7th place...there is a picture of them on COTH, will attach it here (without getting in trouble, I hope!)
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                                      • #20
                                        Oops Thanks Lynn, I was messing around looking at the scoreboard and you posted that! I wish I still had the pic from Stateline, it was an awesome ditch and brush and he was FLYING over it! Hope you can catch her cross country! Thanks for posting that!

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