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Dressage Today article - proud mama

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  • Dressage Today article - proud mama

    Just received my DT.
    Short article mentioning my girl on page 42.

    Needless to say, it is going to be framed and displayed.

    Just had to brag a bit!

  • #2
    Betsy? if so, you should be very proud!!!
    Linda Woltz
    standing Benidetto (Belissimo M/SPS COrdoba)


    • Original Poster

      I'm not Betsy...

      My mare's name is Passion.


      • #4
        Congratulations!! Unanimous 10's from all judges is quite something special!!
        www.rainbowequus.com Home of stallions that actually produced champion hunter, jumper and dressage offspring and now also champion eventers


        • #5
          Well, tell us more, OP.

          I don't get DT but saw it in the tack store last week and thot maybe I should resubscribe. Looks like they are working hard at offering interesting stories.


          • Original Poster

            Thanks Edgar! We're trying to make her papa proud!

            Oakstable - My mare is a coming 7 year old Oldenburg mare. I took her to inspection and put her through the MPT this summer.

            As Edgar said, she received unanimous 10's for her free jump. The judges really seemed to like her and were quite complimentary of her.

            The article discusses my mare's pedigree and scores. It also provides an overview of the inspection process.

            It was just a short one page article, but you better believe that it will be framed and hanging on my "bragging wall".


            • #7
              In my issue, its page 48 not 42
              "As soon as you're born you start dyin'
              So you might as well have a good time"


              • Original Poster

                Thanks for the correction!


                • #9
                  Wow, congrats! I don't subscribe to DT any more. Can you share your mare's bloodlines with us?
                  I'm pretty sure it's not bragging if you're asked directly!
                  "You become responsible, forever, for what you have tamed." - The Little Prince


                  • #10
                    That's something to be very proud of - congratulations.


                    • #11

                      Huge Congratulation!!!! Your mare is stunning and I have always loved her. You should be very proud.


                      • Original Poster

                        Originally posted by retrofit View Post
                        Can you share your mare's bloodlines with us?
                        Out of Corina*/*/- (Cor Noir/Zymbal) by ES Pablito. For some reason it is coming up incorrectly on allbreedpedigree....gotta fix it.


                        • Original Poster

                          Originally posted by BBowen View Post

                          Huge Congratulation!!!! Your mare is stunning and I have always loved her. You should be very proud.
                          I am super proud!

                          I wish I'd had a better picture to submit to DT. Given my kidney stone issue/hospital visit, I wasn't sure I was even going to take her. Everyone was very accommodating - making adjustments for us last minute. Just didn't get any useable photos of her during the MPT. The one in the article doesn't do her justice.
                          Last edited by Burgie; Jan. 21, 2010, 08:10 PM. Reason: can't spell worth a lick


                          • #14
                            Well, maybe you can share with us here! I don't get DT and I'd love to see a photo!


                            • Original Poster

                              As you wish.
                              Some of these have been posted before.

                              Getting ready for the U/S portion of the MPT:

                              Undersaddle during MPT:

                              A blurry freeze-frame from the video...free jump during MPT:


                              • #16
                                it's to bad the picture of her free jumping is so small and from the back, but I know why she got a 10 for her jumping. super mare, I want one like that.


                                • Original Poster

                                  I know...I wish the I had a real photo of her free jumping....sigh

                                  A friend had her cell with her, so we at least captured the free jump on that.

                                  Here's the actual footage:


                                  • #18
                                    What a super mare! Congrats!


                                    • #19
                                      Wowsers! What a jump!! Congrats.
                                      Terri Chabaud
                                      Zydeco Farm/Zydeco Sport Horses


                                      • #20
                                        Congrats! Lovely mare!

                                        *OMGiH I Loff my Mare* and *My Saddlebred Can Do Anything Your Horse Can Do*