Driving Competitions Across America November 8, 2015

We woke to rain this morning at 2:00 am. Temperature of  50 degrees and a cold breeze. As of the start of cones it had not changed so I decided to withdraw and pack up. Glad I did as the first couple of competitors we saw come out of the arena…

Driving Competitions Across America November 7, 2015

We woke up this morning to clear sky, sunshine and humidity of about 86%, ick!!! Unfortunately we had a 12 noon go time.  By the time I got Sailor hitched up it was miserable for both human and horse alike. I decided to totally hose Sailor…

Driving Competitions Across America November 6, 2015

Woke up again to overcast skies and a very humid day that was sure to get even worse as the day wore on.  Being my dressage time was not until 2:22 pm I chose to take Sailor and do some ground work with his lounging caisson to see what sort…

Driving Competitions Across America November 5, 2015

We got on the road about 9:30 am in hopes of getting to Aiken by 1:00 pm but we spent an hour being lost, and frustrated so we didn’t make it there until about 2:00 pm. I got Sailor settled in his stall for the next three days which he…

Driving Competitions Across America October 26 - November 4, 2015

October 26, 2015 Sailor gets a couple days off before we start getting ready for the next event in two weeks.  I can use a little down time too before learning the dressage test for the Katydid CDE, our last event.  October 27, 2015 Woke…

Driving Competitions Across America October 25, 2015

This morning I woke up to a very overcast sky and very cool.  Our time for go on the marathon was 10:40 am, so our hope of the coolness holding out did not happen.  By go time it had warmed up some but the sun was peeking through the clouds…
PineTree Driving Trial driving Pinegrove's Sailor Boy in a cones course

Driving Competitions Across America October 24, 2015

Today is the start of the HDT and our go time for dressage and cones is mid morning.  My hope today is that the items in the dressage arena that bothers him yesterday will not today. He was doing fine until I headed for the dressage arena from…

Driving Competitions Across America October 23, 2015

It's 8 am here at Pine Tree CT and HDT. The CT is today and my go time is noon. We were all decked out and ready to go about 11:30 am and Sailor started out very calm but that changed when he had to confront all of the people driving ATV’s. …

Driving Competitions Across America October 19 - 22, 2015

In the last week while here in Monroe I have worked with Sailor just about every day.  I even drove him a couple of times in the arena at White Dogwood Farm where there were all sorts of jumps and paraphernalia laying around. Sailor actually…

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