1 Gallop on the beach. - Not yet ;)
2 Win a blue ribbon, even if it’s for the egg and spoon race! - Did it at my.... 3rd show?
3 Enjoy an evening of equestrian theater, from major touring productions such as Cavalia to local performance troupes. - Done :)
4 Try your hand at cattle work. Find out what it means when they say a horse is “cowy.” - Someday =)
5 Jump! From crossrails to cross-country obstacles, experience the thrill of soaring over fences. - Hunter jumper is what my horse is trained for. I'm just not yet; I've been riding for a year, but happening this year no matter what!
6 Fall off and get right back on again. Conquering fear is empowering. - Did it the first time I fell off this August. And it was in a public clinic, so I had an audience...
7 See the majestic white Lipizzan stallions at the Spanish Riding School in Vienna. - Me want so bad!
8 Come to a sliding stop on a well-trained reining horse. - My friend did it. Does that count?
9 Take a lesson with your equestrian idol, _________ (you fill in the blank.) - Yup! In August with Julie Goodnight! Three times. It was in the clinic I did that wasn't hers I fell off in XD
10 Nurse a horse through a crisis and back to full health. - Thinking about being a vet.
11 Experience the smooth ride of a gaited horse. - I don't know any gaited horses come to think of it :(
12 Watch the horses come through the Head of the Lake on cross-country day at the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event. - Would be amazing! Dad, about my birthday in six months? Haha.
13 Have the courage to do the right thing for your horse, even when it’s not easy. - Thankfully, haven't had a situation like this yet.
14 Attend the Kentucky Derby dressed to the nines—including hat! - When I win the lottery... lol
15 Tackle a trail accessible only by horseback and enjoy the view. - Done and loved
16 Take your dream vacation on horseback. - Tried when we went to the Pryor Mountains, but no one agreed.
17 Master the sitting trot. - Meh. Getting there.
18 Ride a fine-tuned horse in your discipline of choice, be it dressage schoolmaster or barrel champ. - Mah horsey! If only I knew what I was doing lol
19 Watch polo. Even better, try your hand at it! - YouTube, here I come!
20 Feed, muck, groom, ride. Repeat daily. - Yup. What's new here?
21 Wake up to a whinny every morning. - My horse is pretty quiet.
22 Fly down the track on a Thoroughbred. - I gotz me an Arab that does just fine at that XD
23 Meet one of your favorite famous horses in person. - I met Big Jake
24 Ride bareback, bridleless ... or both! - Both!
25 Share a bond with your horse that’s deeper than words - In progress. I've only had her a year, though.
Last edited by ForeverArabians; 02-04-2013 at 12:40 AM.