I have to Brag on my Daughter - The Horse Forum
 14Likes
  • 14 Post By LesandLily
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 7 Old 09-08-2013, 06:35 PM Thread Starter
Foal
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Eastern Montana
Posts: 201
• Horses: 0
I have to Brag on my Daughter

My daughter was in her fourth horse show yesterday (6 long hours in the sun and it was nearly 100 degrees!) and her horses 2nd. The last show they did together was over a year ago and he ran away with her and she left her last class in tears...Well, what a difference a year makes.

My brother, Lily and I (my brother and Lily mostly) put a solid foundation on this horse and then Lily and her trainer have been working on finishing him. Since Lily is learning to train, most of it has fallen to her with her trainers help and instruction. And what a good job she is doing. She did 6 classes yesterday and placed in all of them. Most of the classes were against adults who have been showing for years and the ones where it was for her age group (she is 13) she was in the top 3. In total she took 1 1st, 2 2nds, 2 fifths and a sixth.

Now, its not about the ribbons (and she will be the first to say it) it is about the fact that she worked hard, set a goal, worked toward it and accomplished it. She found out how hard works pays off and she is bursting with pride for JJ and herself and I couldn't be happier for her. So anyway, I wanted to share and brag a little as I am so pleased with what she has accomplished. And now she has all winter to take him and her to the next step.

Cheers!
Les
Attached Images
File Type: jpg Ribbon Selection WEB.jpg (89.7 KB, 117 views)
File Type: jpg First Place ribbon WEB.jpg (40.2 KB, 115 views)


Les Voorhis
Cowboy, Nature and Wildlife Photographer
LesandLily is offline  
post #2 of 7 Old 09-08-2013, 07:15 PM
Weanling
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 444
• Horses: 1
Awesome!
womack29 is offline  
post #3 of 7 Old 09-08-2013, 08:23 PM
Trained
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Ontario
Posts: 6,176
• Horses: 5
Good for her! :)
NorthernMama is offline  
post #4 of 7 Old 09-09-2013, 04:14 PM
Yearling
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: OK
Posts: 1,228
• Horses: 5
Congratulations!! 💐💐
Posted via Mobile Device
MsLady is offline  
post #5 of 7 Old 09-09-2013, 05:55 PM
Green Broke
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Minnesota
Posts: 3,635
• Horses: 7
Congrats! She looks VERY happy in her picture!

RIP Minnie, 1981-January 15, 2010
RIP Maggie Mae I miss you
paintluver is offline  
post #6 of 7 Old 09-09-2013, 05:57 PM
Trained
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 6,345
• Horses: 0
A great team!!!
I can see many more fun times ahead!
Clayton Taffy is offline  
post #7 of 7 Old 09-10-2013, 12:42 AM
Trained
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Sundre, Alberta, Canada
Posts: 6,285
• Horses: 0
Yay! Good for her. Makes me happy that she kept working hard and went back into the show pen!
FGRanch is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.



User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Just To Brag :) Jennakaaate Horse Talk 4 03-20-2013 09:56 PM
I just have to brag! :) kate114 Horse Riding & Horse Activity 12 04-08-2012 10:31 PM
Just a little brag brandilion Trail Riding 5 07-22-2011 08:35 PM
Brag! I can't help myself! AfleetAlex Horse Talk 1 10-18-2010 07:42 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome