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  • Goals for 2010?

    What are they?

    (Borrowed idea from H/J .)

  • #2
    FODS (Finish on Dressage Score) on my new horse at Prelim


    • #3
      I'm sure everybody already knows this, but... a T3D!!
      Taco Blog
      *T3DE 2010 Pact*


      • #4
        keep vet bills under 10K for once....

        Have a few solid Prelim runs on at least ONE of my horses....see vet bill issue.

        Get barn and indoor BUILT.

        meet nice/fun straight guy...oh wait, not a horse related goal!
        ** Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forward to the trip. ~Winston Churchill? **


        • #5
          Originally posted by bornfreenowexpensive View Post
          meet nice/fun straight guy...oh wait, not a horse related goal!
          Well technically if he can help with the barn/indoor issue, and drive a truck and trailer and/or tractor that totally counts!


          • #6
            Originally posted by mjrtango93 View Post
            Well technically if he can help with the barn/indoor issue, and drive a truck and trailer and/or tractor that totally counts!

            if he can FIX a tractor/truck...even better...then he doesn't even need to be all that cute
            ** 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
              I'm seconding the T3D and FODS
              and consistently get dressage scores in the 30's

              RIP Beaming Sportsfield (1998-2012)


              • #8
                I just moved my horse up to prelim last fall so I would like to get to complete a solid season of prelim and then hopefully get the little guy on the market so I can find him the perfect home and have he funds to go back and get my PhD. Easy to talk about selling the horse you love much harder to actually do!


                • #9
                  1. Show more than 2x.
                  2. Show enough to move back up to Novice.
                  3. Get through a couple of novices without any xc faults.

                  #3 will happen if the rider shows up to ride and doesn't just lean forward, look down and chuck the reins at horse's head


                  • #10
                    Teach the coming 4 year old to jump.

                    Take him xc schooling for the first time.

                    Get off of the vet's speed dial list.


                    • #11
                      My goals are to...

                      Take my crazy mare, Sapphire, to her first schooling event.
                      Later in the season compete her in her first recognized event and BN and SELL HER!!!!!

                      Take lessons with a new HIGHLY reccommended trainer!

                      Take my other mare to Midsouth and place at BN and move her up to novice by fall!!!

                      I believe thats about it!
                      ~*It's not about the ribbons, but about the ride behind it"
                      R.I.P. Teddy O'Connor


                      • #12
                        stop paying for my vets kids collage.....
                        owner and friend of members of the Limping And Majestic Equine Society.


                        • #13
                          Finish one year worth of Performance Label requirements for the BWP through eventing for my 4-yr-old mare and do some 4-year-old YEH classes with my trainer riding her. 4-yr-old YEH championships?

                          We'll see. All the local qualifiers are in February and my filly is a YOUNG 4 (end of May) She just did her 1st XC school last weekend and was fantastic but she's still REALLY green if they decide to pull the training level questions out in February...

                          Have this baby and get back on her myself!!!!!
                          The rebel in the grey shirt


                          • #14
                            #1 Have no major medical emergencies for either myself or any of our horses

                            #2 Sell enough horses to be able to compete AT ALL this season

                            #3 If able to compete, be able to move Arty up to Training to try to qualify for T3D

                            #4 Get some of our homebreds out for the FEH
                            Fox Haven Farm, Inc.
                            Home of 2002 JC Registered stallion Artrageous

                            Artrageous has his own Facebook page!


                            • #15
                              Just to be able to ride more than once a week and learn more. Get my basics back (ahem, seat back)! I've had a HUGE wake up call now that I'm on winter break. Muscle memory reaction time is slow, haha. Anything beyond that will be icing on the cake

                              ETA: Get fit for riding & for myself. Turbo kick and running, for sure. Would love to try yoga or pilates. Pass my H-B this summer and start prepping for the H-HM (to be taken in 2011/2012).
                              Last edited by ohhthatgirl; Dec. 23, 2009, 12:55 AM.
                              New Username: tres grey


                              • #16
                                -Move up to Prelim
                                -Would love to get those monster that live in the dressage arena at events to go away! Maybe then we can both chill out and I can have the horse I have in warmup actually in the arena!
                                -Learn as much as I can from my summer working student job
                                -And later in the season, figure out how to stay on top of riding in my first semester at college
                                Last edited by Trak_Eventer; Dec. 28, 2009, 12:10 AM.


                                • #17
                                  Originally posted by bornfreenowexpensive View Post
                                  if he can FIX a tractor/truck...even better...then he doesn't even need to be all that cute
                                  You are not kidding! Mr.subk jokes that I break stuff as fast as he can fix it. I joke that every time he fixes something he gets sexier! Let me tell you, he was an absolute calendar hunk when he fixed the hydraulic system on my tractor.

                                  Oh yeah...my goals...2010...

                                  Start Tate over fences and get to a few events.


                                  • #18
                                    Goals for Next Year as of Oct.
                                    - Do one Hopeful Mini-event in early spring as a refresher
                                    - Get to as many Beg. Novice one-days and mini events as possible
                                    - Hit a few local dressage shows at training level
                                    - Do one recognized Beg. Novice event in late summer
                                    - Do a novice mini-event or two in fall

                                    Goals for Next Year as of Now.
                                    - Get horse sound.
                                    - Pay off vet bills
                                    Cascadia- OTTB mare. 04/04-05/10
                                    If love could have saved you, you would have lived forever


                                    • #19
                                      Go to an event again

                                      Get back to Training. I would love to do a Training 3-Day, but I don't know if it's going to happen in 2010 or not.

                                      Pass my HB in August and possibly the C3 in late October

                                      Continue to learn and become a better rider.
                                      T3DE Pact


                                      • #20
                                        Get my new horse ramped back up to Novice where I left off with my old horse, HOPEFULLY do a Training by the end of 2010, and onward to the T3D in 2011!!!