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  • What's Your Dream?

    As the title states, what's your dream? The thread on Olympic Dreams got me thinking about it.

    Mine? I want to qualify for the AECs. Then go. Then kick ass Also, to maybe someday go Training.
    Pam's Pony Place

    Pam's Pony Ponderings

  • #2
    A four star, obviously. Dream big right???


    • #3
      My goals are to get to the AECs, eventually event at the * level, and do well in some higher level jumper classes.


      • #4
        My goal os to do training level. I have no doubt I'll get there, but it's at least a few years off


        • #5
          Training 3-Day long format Event. I WILL get there (well, besides volunteering, which I've done for four year already, LOL). It's been a long and educational journey, with more than its fair share of heartbreak. But I'm not giving up!
          Life doesn't have perfect footing.

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          • #6
            8 hours of straight sleep!!!

            Not sure that one will ever happen.

            Horses....having a sound one to do SOMETHING with.

            Yeah...big big dreams here
            ** Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forward to the trip. ~Winston Churchill? **


            • #7
              It used to be to do a long format CCI*. However, I doubt it will be an option by the time I am ready. So for now, I have to say going Prelim.


              • #8
                For my trainer to take my greenie up the levels. As far as he is capable. So far we think he will go at least Prelim but I would love him to go higher!


                • #9
                  I want to ride just one event and get every single distance to every single fence ... ala Sinead on Tate at Burghley ....
                  Proud & Permanent Student Of The Long Road
                  Read me: EN (http://eventingnation.com/author/annemarch/) and HJU (http://horsejunkiesunited.com/author/holly-covey/)


                  • #10
                    To be one of those riders that people dread seeing in their division. Not because they have to contend with my nut-job horses in warmup, but because they know they'll have to settle for second place.

                    But seriously, it would be dreamy to be a force to reckon with in dressage. And it's an achievable dream, but not one I really feel like I need to go out and grab by the neck. I have plenty of fun with my scores of 40.

                    So I guess I would have to say I'm living my dream--the one I had as a kid: my own little farm with a few horses that I can take to horse shows and have fun with.
                    Click here before you buy.


                    • #11
                      To be able--physically, mentally, and financially--to enjoy riding as much in 30 years as I do now. That's the joy of a sport where you never 'age out,' right?

                      In the shorter term, a T3D would be awesome too! Though I feel pretty far from that at the moment.


                      • #12
                        I want to climb back up the levels like I did when i was a teen.. with a horse I trained with help ( but mostly on my own..) and then kick ass at ACEs.. and beat the professionals.... I'll make it to a ** if it kills me.


                        • #13
                          To be Mr. Hondas wife.

                          To make a living involving horses again. THAT might be coming true... Job interview tomorrow at a dressage barn. Wish me many *jingles*.

                          *jingles* to all of you that you come to live your dreams.
                          Originally posted by dizzywriter
                          My saddle fits perfectly well. It might be a little tight around the waist, but I take care of that with those spandex things.


                          • #14
                            Training is my goal, prelim is my absolute limit guts wise!

                            My biggest dream though is to breed a UL horse.


                            • #15
                              To find another "diamond in the rough" and train to conquer a Training 3 day! Oh, and of course , he will fulfill the role of best friend perfectly too!


                              • #16
                                My dream is to have Tess and me well enough to compete for a complete season. If that does not happen, then well enough to go for trail rides and enjoy each others' company.
                                When in Doubt, let your horse do the Thinking!


                                • #17
                                  Right now I'd be thrilled to just finish a BN horse trials. Baby steps.
                                  "Why would anybody come here if they had a pony? Who leaves a country packed with ponies to come to a non-pony country? It doesn't make sense!"


                                  • #18
                                    My dream is to sell my welsh pony... Buy my perfect partner and have fun eventing again I would love to get to the * level!
                                    My horse of a lifetime!!


                                    • #19
                                      To be able to ride 4-5 days a week instead of 2-3.


                                      • #20
                                        My current dream is just to own my own horse and be able to ride him/her 4/5 days a week.

                                        Other than that just to become the best horsewoman/rider that I can be and go to my first event!
                                        Telling a worrier to relax is counterproductive. Then we worry about relaxing.