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    05-30-2009, 02:22 AM
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Weanling
Jumping on foot?

Just wondering do any of you guys pretend to be horses and set up jumps and jump over them?lol. I used to do this all the time. If you have pictures post them so we can see. : ]
     
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    05-31-2009, 12:23 PM
  #2
Showing
Absolutely, when I was a kid. Now it's just to much work I actually to do full sized Kurs to music on my trampoline to
     
    05-31-2009, 12:40 PM
  #3
Trained
Lol - eons ago.

Actually, when I was a little girl I used to pretend to be a horse by being on my knees and hands. I remember making my hands fists to mimic the hooves and I would "canter" around the house.

Lol

Yeah..I was a dork.
     
    05-31-2009, 01:48 PM
  #4
Showing
I did that to I used to take the pillows off the couches in the basement and I would make jumper courses and from there I would grab my stick "horse" which cleaverly had string reins ;)
     
    06-01-2009, 03:23 PM
  #5
Weanling
Yep! =] I would put stools on theirs sides and laundry baskets to set up a jump course and I had a gray stick horse. And my siblings and I would play it for hours. And set up flour containers as barrels and time each other. Haha. =]
     
    06-04-2009, 12:05 PM
  #6
Super Moderator
I did that too when I was child. I think the highest "fence" was around 50-70cm and that was pretty high because I was only something around 130-140cm then .

Haven't pictures about it, sorry.
     
    06-04-2009, 05:55 PM
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Originally Posted by JumpingJellyBean    
Just wondering do any of you guys pretend to be horses and set up jumps and jump over them?lol. I used to do this all the time. If you have pictures post them so we can see. : ]
yepp haha...
Was fun!
     
    06-04-2009, 06:57 PM
  #8
Trained
Not only did I pretend I was a horse, but I subjected my dogs to go over them as well.
My lab used to have a stall, and a saddle, a blanket and even a bridle! (no bit though)

Ahh the good ol' days!
     
    06-04-2009, 06:59 PM
  #9
Green Broke
Lol, are there any horse girls out there who DON"T do it?! :) the other kids on the playground must have thought my best friend and I were nuts when we would gallop around neighing to each other......
     
    06-05-2009, 04:24 PM
  #10
Showing
When I was a kid I swear I was half horse. I spent as much time on two legs as four. I could jump (4-legged.... 2 legged/2 armed??) 3' or more - I'm amazed my wrists aren't absolutely shot!
Two-legged the highest I jumped was 3'11" - I have it on video somewhere! I could easily jump 3'6" from a standstill.
     

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