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A Course Walk... Gone Awry

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  • A Course Walk... Gone Awry

    It was just a regular day at the New England Equitation 41/Over Championships...

    Until: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...v=KiaXgxlNLgo#!

    Sorry if this has already been posted, but it was too funny not to share! Any COTHers involved?

  • #2
    Thanks for posting this ;-)

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    • #3
      Hahahahaha amazing. I've always wanted to see/be part of one!!
      Fils Du Reverdy (Revy)- 1993 Selle Francais Gelding
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      Mischief Managed (Tully)- JC Priceless Jewel 2002 TB Gelding

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      • #4
        I am sure someone knows who is responsible for this- that was great!
        "I'm not always sarcastic. Sometimes I'm asleep." - Harry Dresden

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        • #5
          I am betting that this was all the brainchild of my good friend Sean Rogers--he's #394. He wound up second in the finals, too!
          Life would be infinitely better if pinatas suddenly appeared throughout the day.

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          • #6
            That was awesome!

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            • #7
              yikes, attack of the killer muffin tops!!!
              "You can't really debate with someone who has a prescient invisible friend"
              carolprudm

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              • #8
                Originally posted by mroades View Post
                yikes, attack of the killer muffin tops!!!
                Cute idea and video, but just proves that short coats and low rise breeches look bad no matter what age you are, but particularly bad when you're over 40.
                "She is not fragile like a flower. She is fragile like a bomb."

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                • #9
                  Originally posted by SillyHorse View Post
                  Cute idea and video, but just proves that short coats and low rise breeches look bad no matter what age you are, but particularly bad when you're over 40.
                  You two must be young because I thought all the gals (and guy) looked fantastic.....

                  Myself pushing 50 am happy just to be able to get out of bed in the am without hurting....
                  Put your energy on what you want to grow!

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                  • #10
                    I am 45...and I would have simply added a muffin to the pan...lol. Just an observation
                    "You can't really debate with someone who has a prescient invisible friend"
                    carolprudm

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                    • #11
                      Across the background from 1:30-1:35. Loving that enthusiasm of 394. That was great!

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                      • #12
                        Originally posted by dani0303 View Post
                        Hahahahaha amazing. I've always wanted to see/be part of one!!
                        Sign up, there's bound to be one near you at some point!

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                        • #13
                          I think they all look great!!

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                          • #14
                            That was awesome, someone needs to send this off to GMA, they do a flashmob segment once a week I think.

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                            • #15
                              I watched the video and thought, wow, what a sharp-dressed, fit bunch of ladies... muffin top? Really? Give me a break.

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                                Originally posted by Voldemare View Post
                                I watched the video and thought, wow, what a sharp-dressed, fit bunch of ladies... muffin top? Really? Give me a break.
                                Same, and I'm in my 20s. I hope I look that good and am still riding at that level 20 years from now.

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                                • #17
                                  What fun! Thanks for sharing. Love the group still trying to walk the course though.

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                                  • #18
                                    Originally posted by Voldemare View Post
                                    I watched the video and thought, wow, what a sharp-dressed, fit bunch of ladies... muffin top? Really? Give me a break.
                                    me too. I certainly didn't notice "muffin tops", but I tend not to be critical of others.....

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                                    • #19
                                      I thought it was cute, and funny, and some people need to find something real to be concerned about rather than condescending to others.

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                                      • #20
                                        I thought it was wonderful. A bunch of folks my age having a lot of fun doing something a little out of the box with other people in a similar boat! BRAVO!

                                        And to those who snarked about muffin tops - there are a lot of us who are just happy to still be riding at our age, and we really don't CARE what some whippersnapper thinks. Let's see your bod in breeches after kids. Part of the joy of becoming older is that you become comfortable in your skin - even if there is more of it than there used to be!
                                        A proud friend of bar.ka.

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