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RABT Summer Cross Country Derby - July 12, 2020

At the beginning of July, Ellie and I tackled our first ever BN level XC course at a competition! We take jumping lessons with Babette at RABT Farm (Rest & Be Thankful Farm), so having Babette there that day to coach me was perfect.  We did have some bobbles on my part, like not riding to each fence and not enough leg (NEVER ENOUGH LEG) so we had one stop on course, but I was super pumped to have a chance to jump around a course at a place we are totally comfortable but it was a crazy chaotic day with 50 horse/rider pairs and a ton more activity than our Wednesday lesson days!  ready to go I paid for a second unjudged round after our division of nine riders jumped and we went clean. It was a beautiful summer day and such a fun opportunity. All COVID protocols were in place and people were super respectful of them.  Due to our stop, we ended up in 8th place with a 3rd place team finish! I paired up with two of my Epona PC teammates for the team competition and they both won their di

SMDA Ride-Re-Ride results 10/19/08

Too tired to write right now.....but it was a fun way to end the 2008 show season. :)






















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  1. I love the orange braids for Halloween! And the "three black cats" are too cute, although the one big cat in the middle just looks so THRILLED to be participating. ;) Oh, the things we do to our poor horses...

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  2. I LOVE IT! Dreamy looks a little less than thrilled about the whole dressing up for halloween thing, but you and you son have such smiles on your face! I hope you take one of those pictures and throw it in a frame to torture your son with. You can pull it out before he goes on his senior prom and go "you made such a cute cat".

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  3. Ah, my horse is so good to put up with me! LOL! :) I even think she was a little mortified to be at a dressage show with orange braids AND Halloween garland in her tail. And OTB, you are SO right about pulling one of these photos out when he invites a girl over. Or a cute one of him naked in the tub. LOL!

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  4. Great shots, BUT, I'll have to stand up foR C, when you go to pull thaose shots out when he is a teenager he will have my phone number on speed dial and I:ll have to remind you of the mud and water and the little problem at the national show in 2008. cackle cackle.

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