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Lexington National and the Medal Finals

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  • Lexington National and the Medal Finals

    So.. Who's going to Lexington next week and whos showing in the Medal Finals? I love Lexington, it's such a great show!
    *Never Ending Story*Verbatim*Zinfandel*Everclear*Armani*
  • Original Poster

    So.. Who's going to Lexington next week and whos showing in the Medal Finals? I love Lexington, it's such a great show!
    *Never Ending Story*Verbatim*Zinfandel*Everclear*Armani*


    • #3
      I'm doing the VHSA adult finals which I am excited about. Not sure who I am showing, as Wally is a little too faint of heart for serious medal courses, but I am doing the younger adults on him.


      • #4
        I'll be there, two younger A/O hunters and maybe one hopeful/3 and 4 year old hunter.


        • Original Poster

          Rosalie.. i know what you mean.. my last horse liked the nice outside, diagonal, outside, diagonal routine.. lol.. I'm showing my new mare in the Children's jumpers, some of the eqs, and the Children's Medal Finals. A friend of mine is also going to show her in the Adult medal finals.
          *Never Ending Story*Verbatim*Zinfandel*Everclear*Armani*


          • #6
            I'll be there for the VHSA adult medal finals!


            • #7
              I'll also be there for the Adult Medal Finals as well as the ancient Adults.
              \"Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down like a game of solitaire. It is a grand passion. It seizes a person whole and, once it has done so, he will have to accept that his life will be radically changed.\" -- Ralph Waldo E


              • #8
                Two of my barn mates will be there, Childrens Jumpers and Childrens hunters!


                • #9
                  My best friend is in children's medals.


                  • #10
                    Oooo i went there about 3 years ago i LOVED it. took my pony, she was fabulous, but we were stuck in a class with all professionals, and were 1 of 3 ponies and maybe 5 kids. but i used to go there every year for the VHSA Finals.
                    Life\'s short, make the best of it!

                    i love Panda


                    • #11
                      I love Lexington and wish I could go....but, they have the jumpers in the middle of the week, and I can't miss work


                      • #12
                        awww I miss lexington!! Last year in the Junior medal finals we had the horsemanship part of the finals in addition to the ridden medal and wow did I ever fail the written test! haha but somehow still ended up 5th in the horsemanship....
                        \"Horses give us wings...\"


                        • #13
                          I will be there with a large pony I am showing in the childrens to try and get ready for the greens next year and a 2 year old to get ready for my trainer to take her to the IHF shows... Yes I know a very odd combo but what can I say....



                          • #14
                            Barn's going but I have to stay home.

                            They're taking a few. Lemme see if I can remember who all I think is going.

                            They should have:
                            Upper Level Jumper (L5/L6/maybe L7)
                            Adult Jumper
                            Children's Jumper/BigEq Horse
                            Medium Pony
                            Short Stirrup Pony
                            and maybe some others too

                            Hope everyone does well!


                            • #15
                              Is the prize list online anywhere? I can't find it and i'm trying to figure out something on the schedule!


                              • #16
                                Nobody can make you feel inferior without your permission.
                                -Eleanor Roosevelt-


                                • #17
                                  I'm leaving early tomorrow for Lexington, it looks like I'll be showing a jumper in some little stuff on Thursday and then doing him in the medal finals too. Yay for finals


                                  • #18
                                    I'll be there, and I'll be in the junior medal and flat championship. I love Lexington


                                    • #19
                                      Hey, Rosalie - Good luck in the jumpers! We're thinking about doing the Adult Eq Derby over jumper fences. Should be fun! I think one of our adults is borrowing a horse from Claiborne for the Medal. See you there! I'll be coming in tomorrow afternoon.
                                      \"Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down like a game of solitaire. It is a grand passion. It seizes a person whole and, once it has done so, he will have to accept that his life will be radically changed.\" -- Ralph Waldo E


                                      • #20
                                        Ill be there saturday and sunday to watch and help a friend in the junior medal and stuff...Just look for the girl with the two black eyes and broken nose, I got kicked in the face
                                        \"Horses give us wings...\"