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        05-31-2009, 10:46 PM
      #11
    Trained
    Stop and think about it. If your horse refused because she was "scared" of the fence - then that was your fault for not preparing her enough.

    If you came to the fence in a solid CC form, I don't know - I'd have to see the pics or vids.

    If your coach blames your horse - then I'd question my coach.

    I cliniqued under Ian Millar eons ago through Pony Club - and he said something that will always stick with me till the day I die.

    "I good rider conforms to their horse and a poor rider makes their horse conform to them. A good rider blames themselves for erros, and a poor rider blames their horse"
         
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        06-01-2009, 02:21 PM
      #12
    Weanling
    Congrats on your first! We all take away something new to work on after our shows. I guess that is what makes them so addicting. You fix one thing then come home with another to work on. Nice job!
         
        06-01-2009, 04:36 PM
      #13
    Green Broke
    ^Thanks! Yea, my trainer is at a new barn with XC fences so I will be schoolin there and we are going to go about every month and school at the local event place too! I am also getting a horse trained in eventing soon, so hopfully I will dominate in the fall!
         
        06-07-2009, 04:15 PM
      #14
    Green Broke
    Here is Blue and I in Dressage and Stadium
         
        06-07-2009, 04:25 PM
      #15
    Trained
    I couldn't see the dressage test what-so-ever and the stadium was alright.

    Your mom's texas accent is strong. Least you had lovely texas weather for your HT.
         
        06-07-2009, 04:33 PM
      #16
    Green Broke
    WHAT! My mom is from Mighagan! We are from AR! And I could see the whole Dressage test!
         
        06-07-2009, 04:39 PM
      #17
    Trained
    She says Y'all - she sounds Texan. Must be different parts of Michigan with that strong accent. I am in SW Michigan and I havent heard that strong of an accent.

    I could see you and your horse moving around, but very hard to see due to the distance.
         
        06-07-2009, 04:45 PM
      #18
    Green Broke
    How would you know what a texan sounds like anyway?
         
        06-07-2009, 05:09 PM
      #19
    Trained
    Ah, Arizona - I searched Area 5 for Eventing and that's right, Arizona. My mistake. At times it sounds like a Texas accent.

    I play Xbox live nightly and I have friends who I talk to everynight who are from texas. They say Y'all and Yes Mam with that twang that I thougth I heard in your mom's voice.

    I also have a dear friend who is a Texan who rides, trains and competes at a Reining Fascillity in Texas who calls me every Sunday. She says that "Yes Mam' and Y'all all the time, like your mom does.

    It doesn't really matter anyways - I just thought it was a texas accent. My mistake
         
        06-07-2009, 05:33 PM
      #20
    Green Broke
    Arkansas sweetie
         

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