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    Since people seemed to enjoy the first link to seeing a "Big" guy compete at Prelim, thought I would share this recent X-country. This is the Irish Draught Stallion (RID) Bridon Beale Street. He finished 3rd here. May also recognize rider Joe who appeared on Full Metal Jousting.


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    Last edited by horsetales; Oct. 1, 2012, 02:36 PM.
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  • #2
    Cool horse! He made it look easy.
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    • #3
      Lovely!!!!! He is gorgeous!!!

      I've got a yearling ISH/Appy cross that I'm hoping will eat up XC too


      • #4
        What a nice jumper - love those knees. Very snappy!


        • #5
          Nice horse! Nice ride!


          • #6
            pretty pretty horse!!!


            • #7
              Love this guy Sound, handsome, athletic, quality jump (can't say this one will hang a knee!), forward-thinking...what's not to like?! Always looks so eager to please.

              Makes me wish I had bred my young mare


              • #8
                Almost makes me want to breed my Tb mare.
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                • #9
                  I see this stallion compete regularly and he is top quality - both in character and athleticism! I also tried one of his babies out of a TB mare and she was just lovely. Would definitely recommend him for anyone looking to breed an Irish sport horse.


                  • #10
                    He made that look easy.
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                      Originally posted by caevent View Post
                      I see this stallion compete regularly and he is top quality - both in character and athleticism! I also tried one of his babies out of a TB mare and she was just lovely. Would definitely recommend him for anyone looking to breed an Irish sport horse.
                      I'm thinking he is my TB's next match I am excited to see his youngstock competing.
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                        • #13
                          That was great! Thanks for sharing
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                          • #14
                            Thanks so much for sharing that! What a cool horse.
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                            • #15
                              Every video I see of this guy makes me rethink my anti-mare bias, because i want, want, WANT a baby off of him!
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                              • #16
                                So, I paused the video at 4:12, and I'm just sitting here drooling. Wow, if I could afford a baby, my mare would be in foal to him next season! What a lovely guy!


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                                  Originally posted by Oberon13 View Post
                                  So, I paused the video at 4:12, and I'm just sitting here drooling. Wow, if I could afford a baby, my mare would be in foal to him next season! What a lovely guy!
                                  I hope I don't owe you a new computer if you drooled all over it I am a little biased as he is a half-brother to a mare I own and is by the same sire as another mare of mine - so basically a combination of my 2 favorite mares
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                                  • #18
                                    Wow he is quick! Thanks for sharing
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                                      Anyone have some of his youngstock? Think I'm taking my TB to him next spring
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                                      • #20
                                        The big boy really can move! It was quite impressive in person. These were my favorite of my pics from the weekend: http://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphoto...28309787_n.jpg and http://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphoto...26742574_n.jpg

                                        I've got a youngster by him who is turning into a great horse. They all have that great Irish attitude.