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  1. Riding and Barn Wear
    Hello everyone, I'm looking to get into eventing and have begun my search for a protective vest. I would love suggestions on affordable ones to buy or ones to avoid. They would need to meet or go above the ASTM requirements for eventing. Thank You!
  2. Horse Tack, blankets and Equipment Queries
    Okay, this is a last ditch effort. I absolutely LOVE this breastplate. I switched to black tack, and because this is a discontinued item, I am obviously having a difficult time finding one. I did find one, and the girl who is selling it has refused to get a shipping cost even after months of...
  3. Eventing, Cross Country, Fox/Trail Hunting
    Hello everyone, I'm looking for advice when it comes to which states and areas within those states are good to live in that have an abundance of eventing competitions and trainers. Where I'm from eventing is pretty much nonexistent. I know of Florida (would LOVE to live there) but with the...
  4. Equine related Surveys & Questionnaires
    Thank you to everyone on the forum who has already completed my survey. I am just reposting it one last time before I end the survey by the end of next week. So, if anyone who has not completed the survey feel free to fill it in! I will also be sharing the results with anyone who would like to...
  5. Lessons, Trainers, Schools, Clubs, Clinics
    Hi! I want to help organize a local saddle club for adults and children. My area is very wealthy and exclusive... I Hate that !! I want a place where we can all play some games and practice riding together as a community and make it AFFORDABLE for those of us who don't pay $1500 a month for a...
  6. Eventing, Cross Country, Fox/Trail Hunting
    Hi everyone, I was wondering if someone could explain to me the different levels there are in the eventing world for the United States. I don’t know much about the levels and would like to get a good explanation on them. Thank you!
  7. Lessons, Trainers, Schools, Clubs, Clinics
    Hi all. I have a general coaching question- I’ve been riding as an adult for a few years after a long break from pony club etc as a kid. I’ve been at the same barn on the same school horse. Recently my coach who is generally fantastic and competes herself in eventing, has begun riding her horses...
  8. Saddle Discussions & Saddle Fitting Queries
    i’m switching to western after eventing for years and having trouble figuring out western saddle fit, I plan on getting into gaming but struggling to find a saddle to fit my high withered mare! any suggestions would be appreciated!! her dressage and jump saddles are MW if that helps!!
  9. Eventing, Cross Country, Fox/Trail Hunting
    I was wondering if anybody had any advice on building various eventing obtacles and what materiales could be recycled to build them as well. for example, I have access to a load of bamboo trees that have already dried up... Anyone know how to build a water obstacle that can be jumped into...
  10. Horse Shows
    Hey everyone reading this, I just joined this site today to ask a question that's been bugging me all day, how high are XC and SJ jumps in the Introductory level eventing? Was hoping I would find something after a google search, but sadly nothing came up. Thaks for reading, See ya soon, Lara :)
  11. Horse Shows
    Hey all! I am looking for a show name for an unregistered bay Andalusian/TB cross gelding. He is a very type-y Andalusian, the most curious, playful, and sensitive horse I've ever met. His barn name is Brodie aka Theodore aka Theo (he came with all three names), but doesn't have a show name...
  12. English Riding Queries & Discussions
    So I recently started looking at this mustang named Mo. He is 7 years old and 15hh. He seems like the perfect horse for me. He looks to have really good movement and a decent jump. He also looks really brave! He's only been saddle trained for about 2 years and has recently started jumping. I...
  13. Training, Performance, behavioral concerns/queries
    Hey guys, my horse gets real nappy on xc and digs his toes in and doesn't want to go anywhere. He loves showjumping and also loves to do some cross country schooling but as soon as you get to an event he just won't go anywhere and tries his hardest to not do it. He loves going hunting as well...
  14. Eventing, Cross Country, Fox/Trail Hunting
    Hi Everyone! Please could you spare 5 mins to complete my dissertation survey looking at competition nerves and coping strategies in Event riders. I'd be very grateful! Just click the link... Thank you, Tara
  15. Horse Tack, blankets and Equipment Queries
    HELP PLEASE My ex-racer is driving me a tad mad and a little bit bankrupt! So a bit of background, he's 9-years-old, 16.3hh and an ex-hurdler whom amazingly retired sound! We've owned him for a little over a year and he's been in re-training on and off for around 6-months. He has taken to...
  16. Training, Performance, behavioral concerns/queries
    I just recently bought a 15 year old paint mare. I ideally would like to ride her in the local hunters or lower level eventing. The issue is that with any pressure applied to the bit and she puts her head straight up in the air. What can I do to get her to accept the bit and round up? She has...
  17. Horse Talk
    I love it when I find a new Equestrian blogger who really entertains me. Please share who your favourites are on this thread, a personal favourite of mine is 'The Undergrad Eventer' for Gatepost.
  18. Member Journals
    Hello! Well, I've seen a lot of people doing these journals and I thought they're actually a really neat idea! I'll be able to track my progress and look back to see how far I've come. And hey, if anyone's interested they can tag along as well! Feel free to offer your advice or opinions; there's...
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