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Nat'l Horse Show/ Syracuse Invit. Sporthorse Tourn.-- anyone?

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  • Nat'l Horse Show/ Syracuse Invit. Sporthorse Tourn.-- anyone?

    October 28th is fast-approaching... Are any of you COTHers competing?? Clinic-ing? Spectating? I'll be there for as much of it as possible, as a spectator of course
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  • #2
    I'll be there to watch some.

    I've been there to see the Maclay each year it's been there, so I hope to see that again, and I may get there some during the week.

    I just saw the ad for the show on the Syracuse TV station.


    • #3
      I'm from the Syracuse area and go to watch every year...we usually go on Friday PM because I love seeing the Halloween costumes but I also try to go Saturday PM too if I can.
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      • Original Poster

        I've never been to the Fri. night costume part of it... looks like fun though! Maybe I'll try to make it to that this year.
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        • #5
          I'll be up spectating on Friday night, Saturday, and most of Sunday.


          • #6
            Ill be volunteering some, attending the George clinic and hopefully catching one of the shows, Id like to watch the Sunday show this year.
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            • #7
              Does anyone know if there will be a free live feed like last year?


              • #8
                I would say, not happening this year. There's nothing on the show's page about a live feed nor is there anything from EquestrianSport concerning this year's show.
                Thus do we growl that our big toes have, at this moment, been thrown up from below!


                • #9
                  there will be a live feed acording to the website yes!!!!!!!!
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                  • #10
                    is anyone going to go up to the tower with there date or what evevr.that was my favorite place ..thank GOD it caint talk.....


                    • Original Poster

                      Originally posted by findlymine View Post
                      there will be a live feed acording to the website yes!!!!!!!!
                      Really? Good! I wasn't able to find anything about it on the website, but I guess maybe I was looking in the wrong places
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                      • #12
                        Originally posted by Runinonjoy View Post
                        Really? Good! I wasn't able to find anything about it on the website, but I guess maybe I was looking in the wrong places
                        You weren't. He's looking at something left over from last year's show.
                        Thus do we growl that our big toes have, at this moment, been thrown up from below!


                        • #13
                          Originally posted by LexInVA View Post
                          You weren't. He's looking at something left over from last year's show.
                          Bummer. That was such a great feed last year. I really wanted to see the costume class again and watching the eq was fantastic.


                          • #14
                            I'll be there Fri, Sat, and Sun with a bunch of young students who want to see what they can do "when they grow up"


                            • #15
                              I'll be there showing in the large younger juniors and the maclay =] i'm so excited!


                              • #16
                                I'll be there showing in the low junior jumpers and the maclay!


                                • #17
                                  I won't be able to go this year because of school. Bummer But good luck candl615 and IngenueP!!


                                  • Original Poster

                                    Ingenue and candl-- I'll be silently cheering you on at the Maclay (despite not knowing who you are, lol)! Good luck!!
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                                    • #19
                                      Is anyone going to video any riders? I have a friend who is doing it for the first time and I would love to see her round. Please PM if you are. Thanks in advanced and good luck to the COTH Maclayers', you can give the insite on the course after the fact!
                                      "Put forth your best, and you've already won."


                                      • #20
                                        This is kind of a silly question... but what should I wear? I don't mean fashion-wise, I mean temperature-wise. I know that it can get pretty cold up in Syracuse, but it's also indoors... Any suggestions?

                                        Sorry for hiijacking a bit and good luck to those competing! PM me and I'll make sure to get pictures (and maybe videos) of your rounds.