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NativeRose 06-28-2013 07:04 AM

I love this forum!!
I have not seen a plus size rider and I was shocked to find this forum!! I love this!! I read so many stories about other plus size riders that I no longer feel alone about being plus size in the equine world!!!
Im 5'2-5'3 (haven't measured in along time :P) and am 250.
Ive ridden horses all my life, but consistently for the past 6 or so years. Ive been told Im to big to ride but that has never detoured me from doing something I adore. Ive learned to do small jumps and barrels, Ive learned the joy of having four-legged animals that dont care about my weight, as long as I love them, they love me!!!

Thanks for reading, just wanted to express my happiness :clap::clap::clap::clap:

lovemylilly 06-28-2013 07:05 AM

Amen Sister!! its the heart that matters!!!!! love!
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gigem88 06-28-2013 08:24 AM

Howdy and welcome to the forum!

Country Woman 06-29-2013 02:46 AM

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The Paint is only 14:2 his name is Lamar
and the bay is Clyde QH named Ben he is 16:2

I was about 180 lbs and Iam 5'6''

Country Woman 06-29-2013 02:50 AM

Welcome to the forum

oobiedoo 06-29-2013 03:20 AM

Just saw your post here, we could be twins! Except I'm a very bad estimator and when at the ER in Florida I was asked by a nurse how much I weighex I told them "around 160". Boy was I wrong LOL. The doctorz office here actually made me get on scales and turns out I was off in my guess by 20 lbs.
Native Rose, welcome, this a good place to be.
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Country Woman 06-29-2013 05:22 PM

I my ideal weight is 160-165
But I think I am around 190 ish or so

waresbear 06-29-2013 05:24 PM

I am not plus size, but I love this forum as well & I love looking at pics and I love, love the peops on here. You will too no matter what your size is, Welcome!!!

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