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  • Any news from Fair Hill?

    I'd rather be there watching, but I'm stuck in my office...how'd things go at the jog today? did everyone make it through?
    ~Drafties Clique~Sprite's Mom~ASB-loving eventer~
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  • #2
    Erika texted me that Jake had been accepted. The FHI site doesn't have an updated starter list post-jog.
    Click here before you buy.


    • #3
      This was supposed to give us real time..


      Nothing posted yet.
      Proud owner of a Spicy mare!!


      • #4
        So. . . is there any info on the first horse inspection? Website is useless.



        • #5
          If you go to "rider list by division" then scroll down to just under the first black line, there is a link to the draw. Presumably that's everyone who passed the jog and no one who didn't.


          • #6
            If you go to "rider list by division" then scroll down to just under the first black line, there is a link to the draw. Presumably that's everyone who passed the jog and no one who didn't.
            Sadly that is an old list. It has been up unchanged since the weekend.
            OTTBs rule, but spots are good too!


            • #7
              Did not get to see the last few horses after ours jogged (got to walk the circle for what seemed like hours) but as far as I know no one was spun. There were alot of holds which everyone was talking about. All ours passed with flying colors...yea!
              "A little less chit-chat a little more pitter-pat"


              • #8
                Works if you do without the www (or click on the twitter link on the event entries home page)


                My trainer is doing the test ride and that score is up
                OTTBs rule, but spots are good too!


                • #9
                  One of the three star horses was spun.
                  I heard it just as I walked up the hill as I got there for the last two or three.
                  Yes I heard there were a lot of holds. I will get up something if I can today on the order or try and get someone to get the order up when I get up there.
                  Proud & Permanent Student Of The Long Road
                  Read me: EN (http://eventingnation.com/author/annemarch/) and HJU (http://horsejunkiesunited.com/author/holly-covey/)


                  • #10
                    Thanks! Heard from the trainer that her horse passed and she has her ride time for Friday. Fingers crossed (or as the Germans say - thumbs pressed!)



                    • #11
                      Is it wet and cold there, like it is over near Baltimore?
                      I tolerate all kinds of animal idiosyncrasies.
                      I've found that I don't tolerate people idiosyncrasies as well. - Casey09


                      • #12
                        I'm 15m southeast of FH and it's wet, rainy, cold here.


                        • #13
                          I'm thinking the dressage scores are higher than the temperature, and maybe that is exactly why!


                          • #14
                            I hope the weather moderates before Saturday... Good luck riders.
                            I tolerate all kinds of animal idiosyncrasies.
                            I've found that I don't tolerate people idiosyncrasies as well. - Casey09


                            • #15
                              Originally posted by NMK View Post
                              I'm thinking the dressage scores are higher than the temperature, and maybe that is exactly why!
                              LOL. Could be!

                              Turns out a friend of mine is competing. Known her since she was 14. We went to our very first horse trial together.
                              "Of course it's hard. It's supposed to be hard. It's the Hard that makes it great."

                              "Get up... Get out... Get Drunk. Repeat as needed." -- Spike


                              • #16
                                Cold and wet. Weather Channel calls for up to an inch of rain by Saturday. Two star course looks great, ground can hold some water but dont know how much. And 80 2* horses sharing galloping lanes and takeoffs will make a mess.
                                “A clever person solves a problem. A wise person avoids it.”
                                ? Albert Einstein



                                • #17
                                  I'm packing sheets/jackets up tonight- let me know who needs what and I'll bring tomorrow and leave for you.


                                  • #18
                                    Pouring rain and freezing cold and damp.... Bring your layers and then some!
                                    "A little less chit-chat a little more pitter-pat"


                                    • #19
                                      Oh no! I saw Alyssa was Eliminated! what happened??!
                                      Proud owner of a Spicy mare!!


                                      • #20
                                        Shoot, so sorry for her. I saw her ride Lettingo at the OTTB Retraining Symposium, and she is such a gorgeous horse; Alyssa was very nice, I was cheering for them. :-(
                                        I tolerate all kinds of animal idiosyncrasies.
                                        I've found that I don't tolerate people idiosyncrasies as well. - Casey09