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I'm pretty much in love

…with my horse.

Okay, so I don’t really brag on my horse enough. I’m usually way too hard on him. So this post is going to be a big brag on him. 192 more words

Mark Todd's “Second Chance” arrived !

A delightful surprise…. Sir Mark Todd’s Second Chance: The Autobiography  just arrived by courier!
I won a signed copy of  Todd’s book from Westgate EFI.  I’ve been keeping my fingers crossed ever since I entered the competition.  53 more words


The in between

Sitting at my gate lounge in Abu Dhabi waiting for my last flight home, I have a bit of time to reflect and recount the happenings of the past few days.   217 more words


Kicking it up a notch

I’ve spent the past few days pondering what I might be doing to hinder Johnny in the ring. When you spend more days riding without instruction than with instruction, you’re forced to think a lot and come up with solutions to problems on your own. 1,275 more words

Training The Event Horse

Clinic Recap: Day 1

Whoo! What a weekend. The clinic was a great success, and Foster and I came away tired, but with some definite goals and advice to keep with us as we practice on our own. 620 more words

The Horse

Clinic Recap: Day 2

Day 2 Cross Country

Day 2 was our second cross country lesson, and I felt really confident after the prior day’s success. Unsurprisingly, when I got Foster out on the field, he felt sluggish- the poor thing was tired! 435 more words

The Horse

Flashback - Aiken Olympic Gala

One of the impacts of the ice storm was the postponement of the Aiken Olympic Gala – an evening of fundraising for the USEF High Performance Eventing Team. 290 more words