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    04-12-2010, 12:04 AM
  #111
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    04-12-2010, 08:58 AM
  #112
Green Broke
OMG KIM! YOU HAVE 4,444 POSTS! COOL!

Oh, Wikipedia, how I love thee so.....
     
    04-12-2010, 09:50 AM
  #113
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OMG KIM! YOU HAVE 4,444 POSTS! COOL!
Oooh my goodness...that's.........sad. LOL
     
    04-12-2010, 11:25 AM
  #114
Weanling
This is how Phyllis explained it to me:
There USED to be a big difference between CCI and CIC. One was long format, one was short. Now that the long format has been done away with (with the exception of Classics), they are both short format designations. CCIs are considered the top test of a level, and a CIC is a slightly less intense version. So it would go like this:
You ride Prelim horse trials. (no CCI or CIC designation) After you collect enough USEA points, you can enter a CCI* or CIC* - a CIC is harder than just a Prelim horse trial, and a CCI is harder than CIC. This is not to say the jump heights are different, because they won't be - they will still have Prelim limitations. At the CIC/CCI you will have a jog, and the event will be literally a three-day - not like the one or two day horse trials. Technicality on course will be more intense, and dressage scores will be harder to come by.
Then at Intermediate it would be the same sort of thing - horse trials, then CIC**, then CCI**.
At Advanced you have horse trials, then CIC***, then CCI***, then CCI****.
This is not to say that you MUST do CICs before CCI. You can skip them altogether, which most people do if the CICs aren't near them.
     
    04-12-2010, 01:10 PM
  #115
Green Broke
Kim, don't you know by now how easily ammused I am? Lol

Well said draft!
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    04-12-2010, 09:07 PM
  #116
Foal
[QUOTE=MIEventer;601265]Where there are abulances and paramedics on the side lines ready to get into action if case be. [QUOTE]


Just saying. Football has ambulances and paramedics on the sidelines just in case :) but that's beside the point. Haha just throwing it out there
     

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