All around the world, hopeless eventing addicts are taking to social media to acknowledge the fact that, yes, they have a problem. Too bad admitting it isn’t the first step to recovery. Once an addict, always an addict, but at least we’re all in this thing together, right?
Our #EventerProblems series rages on with 20 more reader-submitted troubles that only eventers will understand.
— Alyssa Ellex (@AlyssaEllex) June 5, 2015
— Maura Gorman (@_mairgo) June 6, 2015
Ugh, left a sweaty breastplate in my car on a hot day. Terrible idea. #eventerproblems
— Stephanie (@stejpeck) June 5, 2015
The looks you get when at a nice hotel for work and instantly turn down help w the 17 bags you’re currently carrying. #eventerproblems
— Maggie (@meforcier) June 7, 2015
— Beth (@BethPaige0507) June 7, 2015
Breaking in new tall boots. :( Enough said. #eventerproblems
— Alyssa Ellex (@AlyssaEllex) June 10, 2015
When you finally take your boots off after a day of showing. #eventerproblems #itwasagoodrunsocks #heelsdown A photo posted by MercatMiller (@mercatmiller) on
Three bridles, two sets of reins, and a running martingale. Good thing I like puzzles. #equestrian #eventerproblems #tackcleaning A photo posted by @laurenhaggerty on
Who will win the battle of the bedding?? On top we have hemp, on the left regular shavings, and on the right “low dust” swift pick shavings. It’s a show down between economy, convenience, value, and fluffiness. #ottb #horsegirlproblems #eventerproblems #research #scienceprobably #shavings #manureremovalspecialist A photo posted by Ellie (@skip916) on
When your OCD compels you to arrange everything in the bed of the truck so that it fits juuuuust right #eventerproblems A photo posted by @amchance83 on
What’s YOUR problem? Tweet it, Instagram it or share it on Facebook with the hashtag #EventerProblems for inclusion in the next edition of this series.