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  • Jersey Fresh Updates

    Anyone going care to post updates? The website is useless.


  • #2
    I heard yesterday (Tuesday) that the Advanced horse trials dressage (otherwise known as mandatory outing dressage) would start around 5pm Wednesday. This was because the other dressage days would be too long if they tacked the advanced dressage onto the end of them and you can only have the FEI judges work for so many hours. Got this info from one of the grooms out there.
    ~I didn't say it was your fault. I said I was blaming you.~


    • #3
      Argh, that website!

      Yes, please post updates here.

      Go Pickle Road!!!
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      *T3DE 2010 Pact*


      • #4
        Three star horses do dressage tomorrow; two star horses on Friday. There are some times available to the riders (we received an idea of when ours would go), but of course things are always a bit up in the air: it appears that the two star will go first on Saturday, than the three star, then the advanced. Waiting to hear how the jog went, but assuming no news is good news.


        • #5
          I have a call into Mary Bess who is up there helping Mike Winter (when oh when will Emma come back?!!!)...will post whatever I find out.
          ~ it no longer matters what level I do, as long as I am doing it..~ with many thanks, to Elizabeth Callahan


          • Original Poster


            Cookie Pony I am with you! Arrgghh - that website



            • #7
              wow! things at Jersey Fresh must really be secret. I've left two messages and nobody has called me back. 9:30pm on the east coast by now.
              ~I didn't say it was your fault. I said I was blaming you.~


              • #8
                Advance HT dressage results are up


                going to be hot up there!!

                Make any mistakes going forward!


                • #9
                  OH -less then 5 penalty points between 1st and 13th??? (or can I not add? )

                  Go IRISH horses - and GO TEDDY!!!
                  co-author of 101 Jumping Exercises & The Rider's Fitness Program; Soon to come: Dead Ringer - a tale of equine mystery and intrique! Former Moderator!


                  • #10
                    Wow! Nice to see so many scores in the 30s.
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                    • #11

                      Yeah... GO JON !!!!
                      He's going to end in the top 3, my prediction, and on to the Pan Ams, and he deserves it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
                      What goes around comes around!


                      • #12
                        Originally posted by mythical84 View Post
                        Wow! Nice to see so many scores in the 30s.
                        Does anyone know what dressage test they rode?? Was it an FEI test or a HT test, cause if it was a HT test then it makes sense to have that many scores in the 30's

                        Make any mistakes going forward!


                        • #13
                          according to the omnibus page on the USEA website, this is the dressage test the advanced division rode:
                          Test & arena sizes: CCI3*-2005 FEI Three-Star Event Test A-Std.
                          HT A-2005 FEI Three-star Event Test A-Std.
                          CCI2*-2005 FEI Two-Star Event Test A-Std. Arenas: All weather footing.
                          ~I didn't say it was your fault. I said I was blaming you.~


                          • #14
                            Scores for Morning session?

                            Anyone know any scores from this morning's dressage?


                            • #15
                              Go Pickle Road! I will be down there Saturday and Sunday to help groom -- will post pictures next week


                              • #16
                                David needs to coach a little dressage!


                                • #17
                                  Go Teddy!!!

                                  Very tight among the first 1/2 of the riders. GO TEDDY!
                                  Shut up! You look fine! --Judybigredpony
                                  Ms. Brazil


                                  • #18
                                    yay emily and cahir!

                                    are most of the advanced competitors not running XC?? it will be a loooong day volunteering saturday but there will be so many BNRs going, im soo excited!


                                    • #19
                                      Go Craig!

                                      I must say good job Craig Thompson, Aiken is rooting for you.


                                      • #20
                                        What am I doing wrong? I can't get any results to come up. There is a spot that says "results click here" but when I try I get a message that it is disabled?