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    does anyone know if Kristi Nunnink's horse R Star was ok after his fall at the Hollow?When I saw the video,he was down and then it panned away so i never saw if he got up

  • #2
    I think it's a mare, actually. And they announced something along the lines of "both horse and rider are up and appear to be fine," but perhaps someone else has more precise news of her condition?

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    • #3
      She looked so good jumping around. I was sorry to hear that they fell. what a super pair.
      www.ncsporthorse.com

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      • #4
        I am glad to hear they are okay. The mare is by Riverman as there was an article about the pair in the AHHA magazine. Very nice article.
        "Sometimes you just have to shut up and color."

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        • #5
          What happened to the gutsy first timer Kristi Nunnink? Seems that she retired.

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          • #6
            She didn't retire...her and her horse fell, so they were eliminated. I was so rooting for her after the article in COTH...

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            • #7
              From all the reports that are out it said both Kristi and Rosie are just fine. Rosie stood right up after she fell down the stair, and seemed to be walking ok.

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              • #8
                What a bummer. Riding for the first time, well trained. The horse showed a great performance and great strides. I do hope Kristi is ok (bad bruises???) and will be back next year. The fall was horrible.

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                • #9
                  R Star

                  I was in the barns with both Kristi & R-Star yesterday and they are both just fine. Kristi will be competing her other horse in a couple of weeks at Jersey in the 3-star. R-Star & Kristi are an amazing pair and I'm sure we will be seeing them competing quite successfully in the future!
                  http://www.three-dayfarm.com

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                  • #10
                    LOVE THIS MARE!

                    Originally posted by Kanga View Post
                    I was in the barns with both Kristi & R-Star yesterday and they are both just fine. Kristi will be competing her other horse in a couple of weeks at Jersey in the 3-star. R-Star & Kristi are an amazing pair and I'm sure we will be seeing them competing quite successfully in the future!
                    Bad luck @ the Hollow, but this is a super, super mare and they seem to be a wonderful team. Look forward to seeing much more of them in the future!
                    Owner of ATA and Verband-Approved Trakehner stallion, Tzigane *Pb*, breeder of ATA-approved Semper Fidelis

                    www.twingates.com

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                    • #11
                      I saw so sad to see the tumble! I love watching R-Star's verve and Kristi's connection with her. Very glad to hear they will both be ok. Looking forward to seeing them back on course.

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                      • #12
                        Originally posted by Kanga View Post
                        I was in the barns with both Kristi & R-Star yesterday and they are both just fine. Kristi will be competing her other horse in a couple of weeks at Jersey in the 3-star. R-Star & Kristi are an amazing pair and I'm sure we will be seeing them competing quite successfully in the future!
                        What happend to Kristi at the Jersey Fresh horse trials?
                        I can ´t find Kristi in the results.

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                        • #13
                          R-Star

                          She was in the CCI 3* at Jersey and she retired cross country. I don't know the reason why yet.
                          http://www.three-dayfarm.com

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                          • #14
                            Another fan here! I have some great pics of the pair doing dressage. They were amazing. And I was a fence judge at fence five (angled rails) where some horses took it like a bounce, and others sort of flung themselves over.

                            R-Star took it like a bounce, in perfect balance.

                            I can't wait to see this wonderful pair again!

                            I'll see if I can't load the pics....but if Kristi wants them, she can have them!
                            --Becky in TX
                            Clinic Blogs and Rolex Blogs
                            She who throws dirt is losing ground.

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                            • #15
                              Originally posted by Kairoshorses View Post
                              Another fan here! I have some great pics of the pair doing dressage. They were amazing. And I was a fence judge at fence five (angled rails) where some horses took it like a bounce, and others sort of flung themselves over.

                              R-Star took it like a bounce, in perfect balance.

                              I can't wait to see this wonderful pair again!

                              I'll see if I can't load the pics....but if Kristi wants them, she can have them!
                              Would be a great pleasure to see the photos.

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                              • #16
                                Kristi was hacking Rosie (R Star) around at Jersey and she looked fine. She had a couple stops with her other horse and wisely decided it wasn't their day.

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                                • #17
                                  Dressage Pics

                                  Here are the dressage pictures I took:

                                  http://www.flickr.com/photos/4387388...7623909037493/

                                  --Becky in TX
                                  Clinic Blogs and Rolex Blogs
                                  She who throws dirt is losing ground.

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                                  • #18
                                    Kristi and R-Star are an ainimitable team. Does anybody know their schedule?

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                                    • #19
                                      Comment on Kristi Nunnink and her Rolex performance.

                                      http://www.eventing.zzn.com


                                      What is your opinion.

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                                      • #20
                                        I did see the Galway video. Yikes. I was surprised to see her hang a leg like that.
                                        www.ncsporthorse.com

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