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        06-21-2009, 11:11 PM
    Made my entery money back at Fair! woot!

    So I entered into four fence classes and four flat classes. Cost me $6.99/class and this is what you won for each placing:
    Ribbons 1st-6th
    1st - $45.00
    2nd - $35.00
    3rd - $25.00
    4th - $15.00
    5th - $10.00
    6th - $5.00

    Here are our placings:
    Hunter Hack 2'3" 1st out of 7
    (I am REALLY starting to think this is his golden class because he won State Champion Open Hunter Hack in 08 and this year he has won 8 of the 9 Hunter Hack Classes we have entered. The one he didn't win he got 2nd in out of about 8) I was shocked we got first because I did not expect to place in anything.
    Hunters 2'3" 2nd out of 7 (not sure what lost me first BUT not complaining lol.
    Hunters 2'6" 5th out of 7 (Judge said he looked like he was a little speedy, but the chick who knocked down a fence got first... can someone explain that to me? Not that I am complaining hell like I said I didn't think I would place but that confused me a little.)
    Jumpers 2'6" 4th out of 5 (knocked down a rail >.<)
    Jumpers 3' 1st out of 5 (bear in mind this was our first time jumping a 3' course at a show! I was so estatic we had the ONLY clear round I almost started crying. I know I am pathetic but it means a lot to win something like this on a horse you trained. It also added up since we were the only jumping paints! Haha)
    English Pleasure Color 3rd out of 5 (I should have been 4th but the girl (a friend of mine) who should have won the class; horse was stung by a bee so he bloted off, still not to shabby)
    English Pleasure Open Did not place out of 19 (Not unexpected like I have said before D is not the flashyest mover, I can cover up his trot but there isn't a whole lot I can do with his canter.
    English EQ Open 6th out of 19 (I wont lie at first I was pissed because we broke gait in our pattern and all I can think is because of how close the cones were he broke due to lazyness, I should have kept my leg on him but I looked back and said "Dude... Shut up there were 18 people in that class... You could have NOT placed. So I got over it! LOL)
    English Pleaser Stock Type Another no placer out of 14 (said issues his movement)

    Total money spent to enter: $60.00
    Total Money Made back in winnings: $135.00 hehe so my favorite class of the day was the 3' Jumper class AND the Eq class. I will look up pics and possible video asap I am so excited we did so well in Jumping since that is my true passion, I can't wait to start Grand Prix lol I just need the money .
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        06-21-2009, 11:49 PM
        06-22-2009, 01:07 AM
    Green Broke
    Thats awesome! Congrats!
        06-22-2009, 02:05 AM
    Thanx a ton you two I am so excited about my next show. I don't know why but placing like I did was a real confadence booster!
        06-22-2009, 12:14 PM
    Nice! I believe the horse show at our State Fair does the same thing so I am looking forward to that. How nice to get a check back, instead of signing your life away on one for them. Congrats on doing such a good job!
        06-22-2009, 03:56 PM
    Gotta love winning back money!!!! Congrats!!!
        06-23-2009, 06:07 PM
    Originally Posted by Angel_Leaguer    
    Gotta love winning back money!!!! Congrats!!!
    Heck yes!! Thank you I wish 'our' other fair gave away money for first and what not.

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