Monthly Archives: November 2013

Neuf’s first show, officially a success!

Officially a success because we went, he was not a heathen, there were no unplanned dismounts, and he got fair scores for a 3 year old with a nervous, adult amateur on top! We survived. Like any human, I had … Continue reading

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Slow your tempo? On Bali?!?

Bali, the lazy, “Needs Ambition” test comments Bali, Inga said “slow her tempo a little, I can’t believe I am saying this”, Bali! It is starting to feel easier, Bali seems more comfortable in her work, I’m getting more coordinated … Continue reading

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Sometimes it is a physical issue…

For the rider! For years I have been struggling with my hands, to make them quieter.  I have done yoga, massages, chiropractic, holding onto straps, the whip over my thumbs, everything, and while there has been improvement, there is still … Continue reading

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Neuf goes to a new ring!

Today, I was feeling somewhat uninspired in the ring at home, so Suzy and I headed out for a loop.  We went down the driveway and the road a bit and started through the equestrian neighborhood across the road. As … Continue reading

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