Monday marked the start of Fair, which means lots of show preparation and 12-hour showing days! Monday I showed Excel in huntseat classes and Arthur in gaited eq and pleasure, and yesterday I showed Lenox in Western pleasure, reining, and trail. Tomorrow I have jumping with Excel and speed events with Molly, and Friday is championships with Arthur for gaited.
Excel being a freak by the trailer:
Equitation, 8th of 15:
Tacking up Lenox for Western Pleasure. I had to teach this horse to canter the day before we showed, as she would much rather do a fast trot than canter. I'm convinced we would have placed if we could have done walk-trot pleasure: