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        10-18-2012, 07:15 PM
      #21
    Weanling
    My cross country(and showjump I guess) colors are royal blue and black(: Im still a junior and I only compete in low level events. I find them a good medium between fun and classy.

    For dressage I always wear white pants, white show shirt, black coat, black belt, black helmet and black tall boots. The pony has a white saddle pad(and we are lucky enough to have seperate dressage tack, but that's not nessacary at low levels)

    im my pony club we are REQUIRED to show in white/black with the exception of the navy polo shirt.
         
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        10-19-2012, 04:12 PM
      #22
    Banned
    Thanks! :)
    Would I have to braid for dressage? My arab has a regualr arab mane and I wouldn't be able to pull it.
         
        10-20-2012, 12:43 AM
      #23
    Trained
    I would say you would be fine at BN and novice to not braid. You could always do a running braid though.
         
        10-20-2012, 09:31 AM
      #24
    Weanling
    I would braid at a reconized event but not at a schooling event/starter event
         
        10-20-2012, 04:51 PM
      #25
    Banned
    Okay. We are hoping to compete at Novice/Training with our club next year, so I will attempt a running braid. :)
    I'm so sorry for all the questions haha, but what kind of breastplate would you guys recommend?
         
        10-20-2012, 09:35 PM
      #26
    Weanling
    I have a simple full leather one, that attaches to the saddle and girth, but a lot of people I know like the 5-point
         
        10-20-2012, 09:55 PM
      #27
    Banned
    Okay, I found a really cheap 5 point on ebay, so I might just get that one. :)
         
        11-15-2012, 04:06 PM
      #28
    Foal
    I prefer conservative colors like white, black, and navy even for cross country. I see no problem with going crazy colored for cross country but I would stay conservative for Dressage and Show Jumping.
    When you do your running braid make sure to take small pieces at a time or your braid will turn out shorter than the length of your horses neck! Also try to keep it as close and tight to the neck as possible. I like to braid the morning of so that they can't pull out the braid overnight. Practice a lot before the event :)
         
        11-15-2012, 04:08 PM
      #29
    Foal
    Whoops I didn't even notice the date, sorry
         

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