So Arab Nationals are in my hometown this week, anyone here competing? My friend is a manager at one of the major tack shops here and asked me to help her in her shop trailer as one of the vendors! All I have to say is, WOW. Arabs are not my favorite breed (hey, i'm entitled to my opinion!) but I have to say, these are the most beautiful Arabs I've ever seen (one of them apparently was bought for 5 million...) The stall curtains make the most prestigious h/j shows I've been to look like a joke (can't say i've ever seen chandeliers, champagne, and plasma tvs as the norm) And I'm having a blast trying to figure out what the heck "Country English Pleasure" is and keep myself from laughing outloud when the announcer tells the Western Pleasure people to "hand gallop". :roll: Tons of fun so far! Any arab people out there?