Monthly Archives: March 2013

You Rode Horses Growing Up in the 90’s When….

The bible in the 90's

The bible in the 90’s

* The gospel was ‘Horse and Pony’ magazine and Freddie the chestnut pony was god. The posters covered every inch of your wall, the free stickers ended up on every school book and some of you might even remember the day the magazine went from black and white to colour!

* You wanted to ride and own Downlands Cancara the black stallion who was the Lloyd’s Bank mascot and Milton the ultimate show jumping gelding

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Guide To Horse Grooming

Simples!

Simples!

Common Phrases Heard at Competitions and Their Meaning

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“That fence is WAY over max height” – using the incredibly accurate measuring scale of ‘my own leg’ this fence is bordering on being a little on the big side.

“I’m not competitive” – I’d eat you for a rosette

“I’m REALLY not competitive” – you and the horse

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Prayer To The Dressage Gods

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Our Dressage Judges

Who art in jeeps

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