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So who is going to the USEA convention?

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  • So who is going to the USEA convention?

    COTHers unite!

    I'd love to meet anyone else who is going. My mom and I will be attending on Saturday. Our trip is a bit last minute, but I'm really looking forward to it!

    We'll be staying at the Downtown Hilton and attending the awards luncheon and the other events on Saturday.

    Shall we plan a COTH rendezvous?
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    COTHers unite!

    I'd love to meet anyone else who is going. My mom and I will be attending on Saturday. Our trip is a bit last minute, but I'm really looking forward to it!

    We'll be staying at the Downtown Hilton and attending the awards luncheon and the other events on Saturday.

    Shall we plan a COTH rendezvous?

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    • #3
      I will be there. Don't have lodging yet but hope to remedy that today!
      When blood is the beverage of choice, the sharpest fangs feed first.

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      • #4
        I am going for the first time, planning on going Friday and Saturday and staying in Camden SC.
        Cindy

        Make any mistakes going forward!

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        • #5
          Yep Im going, flying up Wednesday night with the Rocking Horse person and we are staying at the host hotel...I think.

          Nancy

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          • #6
            I will be driving down on Thursday afternoon, and staying at the Marriott.

            I will be running the Affiliates session at "0 dark 30" on Friday morning, and will be the "room monitor" for one of the dressage test reviews.
            Janet

            chief feeder and mucker for Music, Spy, Belle and Tiara. Someone else is now feeding and mucking for Chief and Brain (both foxhunting now).

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            • #7
              Me!

              Flying in Thurs am and out Sun am

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              • #8
                Me, too! I'll be there either Friday-Saturday, or just Saturday (depending upon whether I drive down with hookedoneventing or not). I'm "lodging" with Laddiepony.
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                • #9
                  I'm going to arrive there Thurs 6:30 am on the red eye. Leaving Sun mid day. I have a room if anyone wants to share. I would really like to meet up with some COTTH's as I will be there alone.

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                  • #10
                    I'll be there along with 'abrownhorse'

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                    • #11
                      I was going to go, but the chance to ride in a clinic close to home came up and I couldn't turn down a chance to ride w/my favorite clinician! I hope you all have a good time!
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                        #12
                        Any suggestions as to when to get together on Saturday? It would be so much fun to meet you all!

                        Tuppysmom - you are certainly welcome to hang out with my mom and me if you want some company.

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                        • #13
                          KellyS -- This is so funny, but I had a dream about 2 weeks ago that I met you and we were shopping for something. I can't remember what, but we kept looking at something and deliberating, and making all these really serious and sound judgements about it. It was so bizarre, because I haven't met you and I don't know what you look like, so I don't know "who" that was in my dream, but it was definitely supposed to be you! It'll be fun to meet you and others, in person, since I spend so much "time" with you guys that you're now pervading my sleep! I'll have to look at the schedule again for Saturday, but I know that I'll absolutely be at the party Saturday night, so if nothing else, we could all meet up then.
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                            <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-title">quote:</div><div class="ip-ubbcode-quote-content">Originally posted by persefne:
                            KellyS -- This is so funny, but I had a dream about 2 weeks ago that I met you and we were shopping for something. I can't remember what, but we kept looking at something and deliberating, and making all these really serious and sound judgements about it. It was so bizarre, because I haven't met you and I don't know what you look like, so I don't know "who" that was in my dream, but it was definitely supposed to be you! It'll be fun to meet you and others, in person, since I spend so much "time" with you guys that you're now pervading my sleep! I'll have to look at the schedule again for Saturday, but I know that I'll absolutely be at the party Saturday night, so if nothing else, we could all meet up then. </div></BLOCKQUOTE>

                            LOL! Perhaps we can shop for something at the trade fair!

                            I think meeting up at the party Saturday night is a great idea - how will we recognize one another?

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                            • #15
                              We can all just meet up at a specific location right beforehand. And, yes, I'll be shopping at the trade fair, so KellyS, you are welcome to come with me anytime and help me make smart, sound decisions!
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                              • #16
                                Cindy, are you staying at your place in Camden? How far is that from Charlotte, driving time? Just wondered. I am very envious of everyone. I would LOFF to go, but alas, no funds or help at home for the horses this year...
                                Proud & Permanent Student Of The Long Road
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                                • #17
                                  Kelly S. Thanks, I am looking forward to seeing you again as we didn't make it to PA this year. Darn it anyway! I hope we all meet up before Sat night. That won't give us all much chance to talk in person. I am so looking forward to this trip since I will be left "home alone" when the rest of the crew goes east/south for the winter.

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                                  • #18
                                    I am going and would LOVE to meet up with everyone- I am coming in on Thursday.

                                    Anyone want to dance as much as I do???

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                                    • #19
                                      Well seeing as how I live in Charlotte - you can bet I'll be at the convention!!!!!!!!

                                      -Kelsey
                                      *Laddy's girl forever!*

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                                      • #20
                                        I'll be there, as I live right around the corner. Tuppysmom, do you need a ride? Oh, check that, I might have to run up to Duke for a research meeting that morning. Hmmm.

                                        Anyway, my mom is comign too, and maybe my aunt.

                                        I'm organizing the Friday night bar crawl (read: the after party), so bring some drinking dollaz. And come to the safety forums!
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