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post #1 of 6 Old 10-26-2010, 10:19 AM Thread Starter
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Talking Hi from Colorado Springs

Hey all! I joined about a month ago and am just now getting on :)

I've been riding for about 3 years now and really love it! I have a quarter horse gelding Skip and we are learning dressage. I started jumping before I should have so I'm back to basics and once I have that down pat, I'm going back to jumps. We also have two Appy/QH crosses that were given to us and are a lot of fun, Cutter and Skamps.

Look forward to "meeting" everyone through your posts!

~And He created the horse and said to it, "I have made thee without equal."~
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post #2 of 6 Old 10-26-2010, 08:15 PM
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post #3 of 6 Old 10-27-2010, 12:03 AM
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Hey there!
You ever do clinics? You interested in Natural Horsemanship at all? Check out Mark Rashid. He is in Colorado. And Harry Whitney. I think he is either in Colorado or New Mexico.
I live in Washington state. It's just as rainy here as they say! I hope to get out for a trail ride tomorrwo. Has been rainy and windy for like 4 days nonstop!
I don't have an arena nor a teacher , or I'd be doing dressage again. It is really a great foundation for all kinds of horsemanship
Later!
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post #4 of 6 Old 10-27-2010, 01:05 AM
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Hey there!
Check out Mark Rashid.
oooh, I LOVE Mark Rashid. I haven't seen him in a clinic, but his books are wonderful!
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post #5 of 6 Old 10-27-2010, 09:36 AM Thread Starter
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Tiny, I have been to Clinton Anderson here at Noris Penrose but so far, that is all. I'll check out Mark Rashid if I hear of anything. I agree, I'm learning more in a few months of dressage than I learned the other two years I've ridden. ;) Weather is usually good here in CO but I'm an east coastie and ready to get back. My husband retires from the Army in about 6 years so we'll be heading to KS next and then onto TN I'm hoping.

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post #6 of 6 Old 10-27-2010, 10:15 AM
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I love Mark Rashid. His book is on my night table.
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