Riding again?: Yesterday, I was told that in the New... - Headway

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Riding again?

Nutkin33
Nutkin33
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Yesterday, I was told that in the New Year, I will be given a proper horse to ride, not just Jack, my mechanical one.

It was the first time I have actually got excited sine January 2013! I am with the Riding For Disabled- the RDA, and in Dorset there is only one yard that cater for adults. When I applied there, I was told that the waiting list is too long, so that is why I joined another yard and have been riding Jack!

Before my accident, I used to showjump at 1.45m, and also do dressage and eventing, but since then I have not really wanted to ride again. Who knows what's around the corner for me!

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WHAT A JOY FOR YOU.

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Nutkin33
Nutkin33
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Thank you!

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cat3

No need to wish you 'Happy new year' then Debs ?

I love horses and visit them at the local stables every week with lots of cuddles and carrots but, in terms of riding, they're an awful long way up ! Thirty years ago maybe. . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Really pleased for you m'dear. Just don't let your Neddy take any high-jumps 'til you're properly confident again. :o x

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Nutkin33
Nutkin33
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Thanks so much for your lovely thoughts xx

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Alice5

Great news! you must be soooooo excited!

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Nutkin33

Thank you!

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RogerCMerriman

Hey fantastic getting back in the saddle (bike) for me was a big thing.

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Nutkin33

Yup. Thanks

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