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The Grand Prix Dressage: London 2012

Day one of the Olympic Dressage! The Grand Prix.  David and I got off to an early start and went down to Greenwich by boat on the river Thames. 1,187 more words


My Olympic Experience, My London 2012

So my tickets for Rio 2016 have arrived…it is all getting suddenly real as there are now only 2 weeks until I travel to Brazil to watch to the Olympics!!! 479 more words


London 2012 Olympics: we arrive!

I originally wrote blogs about my experience at the London Olympics dressage for Barnmice and I’m posting them here as wonderful memories  as we approach Rio 2016. 637 more words

Horse Shows

Earle Connor stripped of results

Russia has been taking all the attention on doping stories this week, but it was a Canadian who was disciplined for doping on Wednesday. IPC Athletics announced on Wednesday that Canadian Earle Connor has been stripped of all his results as a result of his prior doping offenses. 156 more words

Paralympic Games

O-Minus 17: What's Your Olympic Artwork?

Yesterday we talked about Rio 2016’s posters and the cool factor of Olympic artwork. But it doesn’t have to be limited to what the IOC or an Organizing Committee produces–well, maybe, if you intend to sell it and want to use IOC branding property, but we’re not talking about that. 168 more words


Can We Talk About that Paralympics Ad?

British Broadcaster Channel 4 (which has the broadcasting rights for the 2016 Paralympics in Rio) recently released their trailer for the games and it’s getting a lot of positive attention. 1,021 more words