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who rides dressage

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by gaited horse, Aug 18, 2008.

  1. gaited horse

    gaited horse Merry Christmas!

    Aug 14, 2008
    Fernley, NV
    i want to chat with more guys that ride dressage to prove to my mom that not only guys that don't like girls ride dressage
    Last edited: Aug 18, 2008
  2. ...well good luck with that!
  3. menageriemama

    menageriemama Songster

    Feb 2, 2008
    Lake Nebagamon, WI
    My first boyfriend was a pony clubber like me who was an excellent dressage rider!! And he was a pretty great first boyfriend too [​IMG] .
  4. gaited horse

    gaited horse Merry Christmas!

    Aug 14, 2008
    Fernley, NV
    do you ride dressage i need some help getting started when i start showing for someone like show clothes and that kind of stuff
  5. patandchickens

    patandchickens Flock Mistress

    Apr 20, 2007
    Ontario, Canada
    My husband doesn't really ride anymore, but when we met (and for about 10 yrs before that) he did dressage. Does that help? [​IMG]

  6. Moonwalker

    Moonwalker Songster

    Jan 9, 2008
    Washburn, MO
    Tell your Mom to watch the Equestrian events on the Olympics. There are lots of guys riding and most, if not all of them "like girls"!I used to ride Dressage when I was in school (required for Horsemanship courses) and I knew several guys who joined to get close to all the cute girls!
  7. chickbea

    chickbea Songster

    Jan 18, 2007
    I haven't showed since I was a teenager, but in my day, guys who knew how to ride had more attention from the girls than they knew what to do with! I can't imagine it is any different now!
    ...Especially attractive to me were the guys who did show the more "subtle" disciplines, like dressage. Boys who want to ramrod around like idiot cowboys are a dime a dozen - ones who really want to ride with class and style are much rarer.
    You go for it! [​IMG]
  8. Bec

    Bec THE Delaware Blue Hen

    I agree [​IMG]
  9. menageriemama

    menageriemama Songster

    Feb 2, 2008
    Lake Nebagamon, WI
    Gaited horse: You need to try and find a good dressage coach. You may have a pony club in your area, and they are a GREAT resource for trainers. In fact, I would reccomend joining yourself if you can. Dressage is a wonderful discipline and any kind of horse can do it [​IMG] I would google Pony Club and do a little searching to find some clubs in your area. Good luck!
  10. Cara

    Cara Songster

    Aug 30, 2007
    Quote:I don't think i'd describe my husband, his family, or anyone in our community for that matter an 'idiot'.

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