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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

Day 3: Clouds

Uhhhhh...clearly this 30 Day Challenge was meant for a real photographer, not a lazy blogger.  LOL!

Today was a bit dreary, and my iPhone was pretty sure it could not capture clouds.  So here is the best I could do.  Clouds seen from the back of a horse!  (This is Snap Dancer, as I went out to jog her today!)



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  1. Who exactly is Snappy? I keep seeing her in your posts but I must have missed when you introduced us to her!

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  2. She is the Standardbred I am using for Racing Under Saddle (RUS)! Here are three posts to help you get acquainted with her! :-D

    http://standardbredexcellence.blogspot.com/search/label/racing%20under%20saddle

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