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Live Feed:Sapphire's Retirement @ 7:45, Devon GP @ 8:00 on Thursday, 5/31

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  • Live Feed:Sapphire's Retirement @ 7:45, Devon GP @ 8:00 on Thursday, 5/31

    There will be a live feed of the $100,000 Devon Grand Prix at www.USEFNetwork.com on Thursday evening.

    It's possible they may cover the retirement ceremony for Sapphire before the class. If you want to see that, you might want to voice your request on Facebook or the USEF Network site. Hint, hint.

    I believe they will also do a live feed of the class at Devon on Saturday that is an Olympic observation event, but I have not seen details or a time for that class yet.

    Edited to add: It sounds like they will be showing the retirement ceremony for Sapphire at 7:45 PM on the live feed. Yay!
    Last edited by MHM; May. 31, 2012, 03:58 PM.

  • #2
    Current order is...

    Sapphire retirement ceremony
    Operation goldmine
    Lifetime achievement award
    Grand Prix

    I don't know what is/isn't being streamed. But if there's a "no horses in the ring" period between Sapphire and the GP, it's because the awards are being announced.
    ~Veronica
    "The Son Dee Times" "Sustained" "Somerset" "Franklin Square"
    http://photobucket.com/albums/y192/vxf111/

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    • #3
      Class 249 is the Idle Dice Stakes. Some of the schedules have it Saturday night, which is where it is most years, but it's going to be Saturday afternoon this year. I had heard 1/2pmish but I don't know if that's correct. There's some saddlebred stuff ahead of it and I can never figure out how long that goes.
      ~Veronica
      "The Son Dee Times" "Sustained" "Somerset" "Franklin Square"
      http://photobucket.com/albums/y192/vxf111/

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        #4
        Thursday morning bump.

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        • #5
          Order of go is up!

          1. CHILL R Z/CHARLIE JAYNE
          2. CORTES C/BEEZIE MADDEN
          3. MARK Q/KEVIN BABINGTON
          4. CELLA/MARIO DESLAURIERS
          5. NOUGAT DU VALLET/KATHERINE DINAN
          6. ROMANTOVICH TAKE ONE/CHRISTINE MCCREA
          7. VORNADO VAN DEN HOENDRIK/JESSICA SPRINGSTEEN
          8. ANTARES F/MCLAIN WARD
          9. SIMON/BEEZIE MADDEN
          10. CEDRIC/LAURA KRAUT
          11. INDIGO/MARGIE ENGLE
          12. WALK ABOUT/JIMMY TORANO
          13. VDL TORLANDO/CALLAN SOLEM
          14. URICO/MARIO DESLAURIERS
          15. CORAL REEF VIA VOLO/BEEZIE MADDEN
          16. CARISSIMO/MOLLY ASHE-CAWLEY
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            #6
            Only 16 in the class for $100,000? Huh. The odds for a prize money check are pretty good!

            There are some heavy hitters, though.

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            • #7
              No Reed?

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                #8
                ^ She's not on the order of go. Maybe she's going to do the observation event in Canada? IIRC, she did the one in Kentucky, so she only needs to do one more.

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                • #9
                  Originally posted by Rel6 View Post
                  No Reed?
                  I was also surprised by the fact that she wouldn't be there. Nonetheless, I still can't wait!

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                  • #10
                    ^ She already did one in Kentucky, she is going to Spruce Meadows for the last one.

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                    • #11
                      Originally posted by MHM View Post
                      I believe they will also do a live feed of the class at Devon on Saturday that is an Olympic observation event, but I have not seen details or a time for that class yet.
                      Originally posted by vxf111 View Post
                      Class 249 is the Idle Dice Stakes. Some of the schedules have it Saturday night, which is where it is most years, but it's going to be Saturday afternoon this year. I had heard 1/2pmish but I don't know if that's correct. There's some saddlebred stuff ahead of it and I can never figure out how long that goes.
                      I was told 4pm when I purchased my tickets....so hopefully the 1/2pm is incorrect or I will be a little hot under the collar

                      ETA....it is 4. Here is the actual time schedule http://devonhorseshow.net/docs/DHS_2012_Schedule.pdf
                      Last edited by comingback; May. 31, 2012, 01:36 PM. Reason: link to schedule

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                      • #12
                        Also heard that Sapphire's retirement ceremony will be covered on the live feed!

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                        • #13
                          Originally posted by MHM View Post
                          ^ She's not on the order of go. Maybe she's going to do the observation event in Canada? IIRC, she did the one in Kentucky, so she only needs to do one more.
                          Reed is competing in the observation event at Spruce.

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                          • #14
                            This will be Mclain's first observation event, correct?

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                              #15
                              Originally posted by dp1092 View Post
                              This will be Mclain's first observation event, correct?
                              Correct.

                              I believe Sapphire's retirement ceremony will be at 7:45 PM.

                              I'm so glad it will be included in the live feed.

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                              • #16
                                Originally posted by MHM View Post
                                Correct.

                                I believe Sapphire's retirement ceremony will be at 7:45 PM.

                                I'm so glad it will be included in the live feed.
                                I think I might need some tissues haha

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                                • #17
                                  I will be watching!! Thank you for everything, Sara! One of the few horses who could keep up with the legendary Hickstead.

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                                  • #18
                                    Originally posted by misswinfortune View Post
                                    I will be watching!! Thank you for everything, Sara! One of the few horses who could keep up with the legendary Hickstead.
                                    Imagine a Hickstead/Sapphire baby

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                                    • #19
                                      Can't get video.

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                                      • #20
                                        It works for me. They are walking now.
                                        Originally posted by JSwan
                                        Prove it....Otherwise, you're just coming off as a whackjob.
                                        Founding member of the "Not too Klassy for Boxed Wine" Clique

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