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    07-26-2011, 01:32 PM
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Foal
Talking Western pleasure events vs speed events

Wich do you like I ride pleasure just me though
     
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    07-26-2011, 02:13 PM
  #2
Started
Grew up running the barrels and poles, but I show western pleasure along with the English classes now.
     
    07-26-2011, 02:33 PM
  #3
Foal
I use to do barrels to but now I am pleasure
     
    07-27-2011, 01:52 AM
  #4
Yearling
I love poles and barrels never tried pleasure.
     
    07-27-2011, 06:25 PM
  #5
Foal
Its fun you should
     
    07-27-2011, 08:07 PM
  #6
Yearling
I probably will, I want to try everything at least once.
     
    07-27-2011, 08:48 PM
  #7
Foal
Trust me I is alot of fun I personaly think it is more fun then barrel racing
     
    07-27-2011, 09:36 PM
  #8
Trained
Neither.
     
    07-27-2011, 10:13 PM
  #9
Started
Barrels/poles/speed/flag.

I'll try a walk trot class eventually, but my horse is way too spazzy to look "pretty" like the pleasure horses.
     
    07-28-2011, 02:56 AM
  #10
Trained
I don't ride Western, but if I did, I'd be barrels, poles and cow work. Nothing quite matches that adrenaline rush you get when you're doing the (under control) speed stuff IMO, and cow work would just be an extension of that.

As an English rider, I ride jumpers and eventing. If we had h/j and eq over fences in Australia I'd be into that too. We do have prix caprilli dressage tests here but I've never been lucky enough to watch one, let alone compete, which is a darn shame really because I think it would be fun.
     

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