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post #11 of 20 Old 02-08-2012, 02:22 PM
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I might do.
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post #12 of 20 Old 04-30-2012, 12:11 PM
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I was just on Facebook and saw a post from horse junkies untied saying badminton has been cancelled! Something about the ground being too wet I think

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post #13 of 20 Old 04-30-2012, 01:20 PM
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Yes, it is official. Badmington Horse Trials are over before they started in 2012

Badminton Horse Trials cancelled after rain - Yahoo! News
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post #14 of 20 Old 05-01-2012, 05:56 AM
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yep, According to a friend who lives fairly close say at least half the XC course is under water. Unfortunatly thats what happens when you have a months worth of rain in 1 day and it continues raining for 2 weeks afterwards! (bare in mind we are in the UK so wet is normal for us).

my horse hasnt had turnout for nearly a week as our fields are under 6 inches of water

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post #15 of 20 Old 05-02-2012, 08:27 AM
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British Weather Sucks!

Yep real shame about Babminton. Curse this wet spell we're having it's ruining everything!! Still on a plus not only a couple of months to wait until I get to see the Olympic teams perform at Barbury!!!

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post #16 of 20 Old 05-02-2012, 08:31 AM
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Bramham is before Barbury.
I have season tickets for Bramham.
I'm also going to get a season ticket for Burghley

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post #17 of 20 Old 05-02-2012, 03:02 PM
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I was about to inform those who had thoughts of going to Badminton that it had been cancelled. Thank goodness others had posted it sooner than I.
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post #18 of 20 Old 05-02-2012, 05:44 PM
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Yep, my trainer posted it on fb the other day. Such a shame!
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post #19 of 20 Old 05-02-2012, 05:47 PM Thread Starter
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Hahah I didn't end up going.. it would have cost me 700 for petrol, euro tunnel, camping, food and tickets so decided against it.. and I'm darn glad I did!
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post #20 of 20 Old 05-04-2012, 03:13 PM
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You will have hard time its cancelled this year due to.wet weather
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