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Moving Up! First 2'9" Show!

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        07-09-2014, 11:44 AM
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    Weanling
    Moving Up! First 2'9" Show!

    This weekend is my first show at 2'9"! My goal is to do the Adult Amateurs so this is an exciting step for me! A year ago last weekend I did my first ever show on my horse at 2', so I am very proud to have moved up this much in this year. My trainer thinks that it will be easier for me to do the higher divisions because my horse has a really big stride and I always struggle to make him fit down the 2'6" lines, and she thinks they will be longer in the main ring.

    I always go to these shows, and this is my first time I will get to show in the main ring! There is also a show next next weekend that includes a 2'9" derby, and my trainer says I can do that too!
         
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        07-09-2014, 04:01 PM
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    Yearling
    Woohoo! What an accomplishment! :) We hope to have tons of pictures and videos from your show. Hope you have a wonderful show, and it is a great experiance ^.^
         
        07-10-2014, 12:44 AM
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    Foal
    Awesome!!! Have fun and enjoy the ride!!! I always thought the higher classes were more fun, though i've only ever gone to 2'6 XD post pictures and good luck!
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        07-10-2014, 12:49 PM
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    Foal
    Good luck and have fun! I've just started 2'9" with my boy, and it is such an exciting height to jump :)
         
        07-11-2014, 08:28 PM
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    Green Broke
    YAY for you and Carlyle!!! Let us know how it goes!!
         
        07-12-2014, 11:33 AM
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    Weanling
    So we actually got champion!!!! I'm beyond thrilled he was such a good boy. We are doing the same division tomorrow!
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        08-05-2014, 03:42 PM
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    Foal
    Wait until you move up to 3ft and 3'3"! That's the fun stuff!
         
        08-10-2014, 04:42 PM
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    Foal
    Have fun. If your having trouble with the big stride move down a division cause the higher the jump the deeper in the horse will land and there will be less space for you strides.
         

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