So here in California we have a BIG Open show known as Gold N Grand and recently I was going to attend the August show. However! They will no longer be offering English classes because it is poorly attended. They give out buckles to 1st -5th place and a series buckle along with saddles bridles etc. I REALLY wanted to go and looking at the results YEAH the classes were small for enligsh.
However, I'm heartbroken they want to call of the english. I was thinking of getting a petition(sp) together and getting as many people as I can to sign it or else promise to register for the August show. I understand the economy sucks (classes are $100.00 each but that's for all three days and you win about 4 buckles?!) plus stalls are only $10.00/night!! It's a great show so do you think I would be wasting my time trying to get something together or should I go for it?? They had jumping, Eq, pleasure, HUS, just OMG amazing and... I really think I might cry