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Live Feed: George Morris Clinic, January 2-6

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  • #61
    I love the horse Dana (I think) is on. The light clipped bay one he called high headed hot blooded horse. Love him so much.

    Some of these riders have their heels jammed so far down that I just cringe and imagine how painful/sore I would be..

    ETA: I tell my trainer that its the horse's problem and not mine all the time but it doesn't seem to carry the weight of George saying it, lol


    • #62
      What does the H stand for is George H. Morris?
      Dog hair, it's whats for dinner


      • #63
        "Thats it, ha ha, feel how obnoxious he is in the contact".


        • #64
          The H stands for Hayes
          "You can't really debate with someone who has a prescient invisible friend"


          • #65
            Originally posted by skydy View Post
            "Thats it, ha ha, feel how obnoxious he is in the contact".
            Nobody says "obnoxious" like he says it.
            "I'm not always sarcastic. Sometimes I'm asleep." - Harry Dresden

            Amy's Stuff - Rustic chic and country linens and decor
            Support my mom! She's gotta finance her retirement horse somehow.


            • #66
              GM is such a tough old buzzard...I just love him so! Hate to hear him coughing/sneezing his way through this day....love how the participants are being the jump crew and running to help set the jumps. The "army" is working it today! I would be afraid....very afraid to ride with him...would need to work like a dog for 2 yrs to get good enough to ride with him!


              • #67
                Finally getting to watch a little today, yay! Someday I hope to do a GHM clinic- as terrifying as that prospect may be . The closest he ever gets to me is Buffalo NY I think. Will have to make a long field trip soon!


                • #68
                  Wowza! Watching the grey over the water jump was awesome!
                  R.I.P. Eagles Hill. 4/6/00-12/10/11.


                  • #69
                    His commentary about traveling with his mom is hilarious!!!


                    • #70
                      Originally posted by katherine w View Post
                      His commentary about traveling with his mom is hilarious!!!
                      "We go to the pyramids, in Mexico, and I want to go climb all over them, and my mother rolls down the window and says, 'Wonderful, wonderful, but what else did they have to do in those days? I want to go back to the Hilton and have a scotch.'"
                      "Remain relentlessly cheerful."

                      Graphite/Pastel Portraits


                      • #71
                        Just told Claudia Billups, "there, Claudia, look at him! You're a super student."

                        That would make my day—hope it made hers!


                        • #72
                          UGH! My feed just keeps saying content unavailable!


                          • #73
                            mine says unavailable too. Although by some stroke of Divine Intervention it worked earlier today. Then, I had to actually do some WORK and when I tried to watch again, it wouldn't work...


                            • #74
                              What does he mean those with new horse?


                              • #75
                                Got it working finally! Wow, no way would I be able to understand him, I can barely make out what he is saying!


                                • #76
                                  Originally posted by juststartingout View Post
                                  What does he mean those with new horse?
                                  A few of them (Ana Forssell I think, maybe a few others) have borrowed horses for the clinic and started the gymnastic with crossrails to get used to the horse.


                                  • #77
                                    So they have a different horse today than the last two days?


                                    • #78
                                      Ack been on vacation for the last 2 weeks...........now must catch up!!
                                      Go Ahead: This is a dare, not permission. Don't Do It!


                                      • #79
                                        Originally posted by juststartingout View Post
                                        So they have a different horse today than the last two days?
                                        No. Some riders (probably mostly West Coast riders) didn't bring their own horses for the clinic.


                                        • Original Poster

                                          Originally posted by RSEventer View Post
                                          ...love how the participants are being the jump crew and running to help set the jumps. The "army" is working it today!
                                          I have to say, it warms my heart to see those kids RUN to fix the jumps!

                                          I haven't been able to watch the live feed much, so I will have to catch up with it on demand. I am so glad that is an option.