3rd Ever Horse Show
 By Cryztaltrees   •   30th Aug 2010   •   2,024 views   •   7 comments
Wow, this weekend was awesome. You will see why when you read the rest of my article.

I had to get up at 6.00 AM Sunday morning to start getting ready for my 3rd ever horse show. At 7.00 AM I started to plait my pony for the first time, and though I thought it looked not really up to standard, my Mum, Dad and Aunty who came to help later on, thought it was pretty good for a first timer.

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At 9.00 AM, when we had finished grooming and tacking up, I got up on my pony, Maddy, and rode down to the racecourse, which was about 15 minutes worth of walking/trotting. On the way, we met up with my friend Alice and her pony Koon, chatting as we went. When we got there, I rode over to where Aunty Von was waiting, dismounted and set off to pay for my classes. $32 for 7 classes + ground levy.

I think I did really well in my classes, even though there were only about 8 riders in our ring.

Best Presented - 2nd
Novice Pony - 1st
Open Pony - 3rd
Mannered and Paced - No placing.
Best suitable for Pony Club - 4th
Best Trotting - No placing.
Best Rider - 3rd

AND since I placed 1st in Novice pony, I had to compete for Champion and Reserve Champion. I came out with Reserve Champion! Yay! It also turns out I may be recieving a free horse rug as a prize at the prizegiving soon too, man, am I lucky!

So it was a really cool weekend and there is another show coming up soon. I am already looking forward to it!

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Mystic Magic  
Wow gee, well done, congrats, keep up your good work.
  Aug 30, 2010  •  1,321 views
WOW! You and your horse did great! Keep going, and will love to hear about more.
  Aug 30, 2010  •  1,329 views
Haha, I just noticed I put up a photo with uneven stirrup irons, lol! =D
  Aug 31, 2010  •  1,417 views
awww that's awesome!!
You should look into to getting tall boots though since your pretty tall!
  Aug 31, 2010  •  1,391 views
Yes, well she is actually a pony and aparantly i'm not allowed to wear them, haha, I dunno. lol. I have some but they are slightly too big. (They were Mum's)
  Sep 1, 2010  •  1,417 views
ohh that makes since! Keep up the goodwork!
  Sep 1, 2010  •  1,391 views
Thanks! =D lol.
  Sep 2, 2010  •  1,453 views
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