The 20×60 sandbox is a place of reverence, poise and, with any luck, best behavior. Outside the sandbox, however, it’s a different story.
From snoozing horses to silly riders to random acts of chinchbomb, here’s a behind-the-scenes glimpse at Carolina International when the white gloves come off.
Puppy kisses for Sinead Halpin’s ride Grey Area ❤️ #2016CI #GoldCup #NationalPuppyDay A photo posted by @useventing on
@thehorsepark #carolinainternational #turtle A photo posted by megmurfey (@megmurfey) on
When people joke he’s exactly like a puppy dog.. He literally is half dog, I think? Oh lil baby Lenny A video posted by Shelby Brost (@shelby.eventing) on
Alexis @electrawarmblood snapped by @goeventing in her I Need long sleeve! ☕️ #live20x60 #equestrian #eventer #eventing #theINEEDtee A photo posted by 20×60 Curated Tack & Apparel (@20×60) on
Thank you to @southernpinesbrewing for providing tasty beverages for the competitors at #2016CI — and thank you to the volunteers who help keep the cups full! A photo posted by Eventing Nation (@goeventing) on
Smile! It’s day two of dressage at Carolina #2016CI #GoldCup A photo posted by @useventing on
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