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  • perhaps I'm late to the game with this one...

    ...but am I the only one who hasn't seen these?


    I was laughing out loud! Not only at their ability to ride in some bizzare costumes, but also at the willingness of their horses to run around with flapping capes, and at the sense of humor that these guys have!

    I did wonder, however, if Pessoa's NASCAR helmet was ASTM/SEI approved...
    Originally posted by tidy rabbit
    Oh, well, clearly you're not thoroughly indoctrinated to COTH yet, because finger pointing and drawing conclusions are the cornerstones of this great online community.

  • #2
    wooo hooo some hotties in there great stuff


    • #3
      I liked the duck outfit best. Don't know how he got his foot back out of those stirrups!
      "Dressage" is just a fancy word for flatwork


      • #4
        Most excellent. Dude, how hard would it be to ride in that motorcycle helmet?? I can't find a distance with sunglasses on let alone that thing!!
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        • #5
          shame on whoever all was cat-calling the gladiator... but then shame on me as I would have too. ;-) I love all the costumes! How the heck did Maclain Ward fit those chicken feet into his stirrups??


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            Originally posted by Pony+ an inch View Post
            shame on whoever all was cat-calling the gladiator... but then shame on me as I would have too. ;-) I love all the costumes! How the heck did Maclain Ward fit those chicken feet into his stirrups??
            If you notice in his OF picture, he appears to have taken off his shirt before beginning (or possibly during?) his course. Methinks he probably didn't mind the catcalls too terrible much...
            Originally posted by tidy rabbit
            Oh, well, clearly you're not thoroughly indoctrinated to COTH yet, because finger pointing and drawing conclusions are the cornerstones of this great online community.


            • #7
              OMG, those are way funnier than the ones I saw on the feed from Syracuse.
              The best sports bras for riders are Anita 5527 and Panache! Size UP in Anita, down in Panache (UK sizing)


              • #8
                Those are great!! Glad to see the riders really getting into it.

                Loved McLain's chicken outfit, but Charlie's orange Dumb & Dumber get-up had me laughing.
                "I'm not crazy...my mother had me tested"


                • #9
                  Thank you for sharing! These are wonderful!


                  • #10
                    I misidentified the chicken for a duck! Where is that field guide when you need it most.

                    So! Embarrassed.
                    "Dressage" is just a fancy word for flatwork


                    • #11
                      Um, hello Ben Meredith! And McLain made me bust a rib laughing!
                      "Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out." ~John Wooden

                      Phoenix Animal Rescue


                      • #12
                        Yes, I saw those! They were amazing!!!


                        • #13
                          Originally posted by Pony+ an inch View Post
                          shame on whoever all was cat-calling the gladiator... but then shame on me as I would have too. ;-) I love all the costumes! How the heck did Maclain Ward fit those chicken feet into his stirrups??
                          I'm thinking if he did not want/like the attention, he would have worn a less revealing costume I would have been one of the cat-callers too!! (Don't tell DH!)


                          • #14
                            Oh Em Gee! I LMAO at McLain Ward's getup. That was awesome!!
                            Full-time bargain hunter.


                            • #15
                              Next year, the trainers should dress for the course walk, too!

                              They used to have little skits with groups of riders before the costume class at Washington- I want to say maybe at that time, they ran it as a rotating pairs relay, rather than a gambler's choice.


                              • #16
                                Uhmmmm, those catcalls calls were well deserved!