Originally Posted by franknbeans
It really isn't a matter of "attachment", especially for these big time trainers. It truly is TRAINING. Many of the reiners who show are in training 12 months a year FOR YEARS.
As Shawn was saying yesterday, they HAVE to be in that kind of training when you compete at the level he does. 1/2 a point is often what separates $100,000 dollar payouts.
Didn't make over there to audit today, I got called away early this morning for work. :( In my business, if I want to go to something like a show, clinic, hell, in some cases even a lesson, I have to schedule it out with my job. Not a huge deal, I can most always make it to what ever I've scheduled for, but if I try something spurr-of-the-moment like this weekends clinic, it's a crap-shoot as to if I will get to complete it or not.
Next time tho, I am soooooo there with my horse! (and the time scheduled!