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  • AEC for 2010?

    Iknow its a long way off but.. does anyone know where they are planning on hosting the AEC after this year. I believe this year is the last for it to be at Lamplight Equestrian Center. Any ideas?

  • #2

    I heard through the grapevine that the AEC's are heading to GA...


    • #3
      GA would be soooo awesome!!!! So close to me and I WILL be there in 2010!
      ~*It's not about the ribbons, but about the ride behind it"
      R.I.P. Teddy O'Connor


      • Original Poster

        AGREE!!! im in texas.. so its far either way but it a bit more reasonable!


        • #5
          Saw on the news feed on Eventing News USA this morning that it will be held at Chattahoochee Hills in 2010-not sure if this is official yet as I haven't seen anything on USEA's site yet.
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          • #6
            Where is Chattahoochee Hills?


            • #7
              Georgia. I'll need to look at the map, but general greater Atlanta area, I'm pretty sure



              • #8
                YAY!!!!!!!!!! only 4-5 hours away!!!!!!!!!!!!!! that will be great!!!
                ~*It's not about the ribbons, but about the ride behind it"
                R.I.P. Teddy O'Connor


                • #9
                  close to Atlanta:

                  OTTBs rule, but spots are good too!


                  • #10
                    Aww MAAAN! The drive from Connecticut to Chicago is awful, but Connecticut to Atlanta? ROAD TRIP!!
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                    • #11
                      Whooo hooooo!!! Chatt Hills is GORGEOUS!!!! It's in the Newnan/Fairburn area of Georgia, about... maybe 30 minutes from the Atlanta airport. It's only an hour and a half from my house, which is 15 minutes to the horse park.

                      I'm soooooo aiming for it!! Though, in a way...the road trip part was quite fun! Though... I did it BEFORE gas went through the roof!

                      Also, I've heard that rumor too and believe it to be fairly accurate... just not quite 100% official... I believe I heard that the official word will go out later this summer...or something like that.


                      • #12
                        YAY!!!!!! I know someone who was thinking it was headed to Colorado. GA would be soooooo much more doable


                        • #13
                          Ah well, maybe we'll qualify for 2014.
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                          • #14
                            I am hoping to go to the Hoochie trial next spring anyway. It's the closest GA HT to Texas.
                            I don't know about Boomer but hopefully I'll have a pretty fancy lil 5 year old for the YEH Champs.
                            Horses are amazing athletes and make no mistake -- they are the stars of the show!


                            • #15
                              The Hoochie trial... hahaha, sounds like they rounded up a bunch of prostitutes!


                              • #16
                                It's official! http://useventing.com/competitions.p...on=aec&id=1966
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                                • #17
                                  This is awesome news!

                                  Purpln - Fingers crossed Boomer and Fritz can have a healthy re-match ala Chicago and your trip across the US will be perfect . I'll start putting out the Prayer Flags for all of us now.

                                  GreyDun - Prelim AECS 2010!!!! OK???????????

                                  I can't wait!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! This almost makes me want to diet


                                  • #18
                                    If it's really going to be at Chatt Hills they have some work to do on things like stabling, electricity, etc. but the courses can't be beat. The place is like a fairy land and the courses I've ridden there have been old school, gallopy, fun courses. Carl B. and his staff (Rich Temple, etc.) will do it right. I'm very excited that it might really be there.


                                    • #19
                                      Originally posted by tlw View Post
                                      If it's really going to be at Chatt Hills they have some work to do on things like stabling, electricity, etc. but the courses can't be beat. The place is like a fairy land and the courses I've ridden there have been old school, gallopy, fun courses. Carl B. and his staff (Rich Temple, etc.) will do it right. I'm very excited that it might really be there.
                                      It's been made offical
                                      ~*It's not about the ribbons, but about the ride behind it"
                                      R.I.P. Teddy O'Connor


                                      • #20
                                        This is so cool! We've qualified every year they've had an AEC but have never been able to make the long trip from Louisiana. 7 hours to Chatt Hills is nothing. What a treat this will be.