#EventerProblems, Vol. 62: Spring Struggles Edition

Ah, spring. The sun is shining, the birds are singing and you’ve got a whole new set of #EventerProblems on your hands. Including but not limited to:

Daylight Savings Time pros…

This post work ride outside brought to us by daylight savings time!! #eventerproblems #thankfulforspring #stilltired

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…and cons

Mares in heat

Maybe it’s Maybelline,maybe it’s Regumate. Love my mare today. #eventerproblems

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#stormwatch #timelapse #mustridebeforeitrains #californiaproblems #eventerproblems

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Which leads to… mud.


Oh, the horror!!#mud #aweekvacation #eventerproblems


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Losing that winter weight

Bad footing

I guess that last lesson was a little muddy #eventerproblems

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Mark Phillips: “Water or mud?” Rider picked the water. #eventerproblems


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Winter riding in the great Northwest. #PNW #eventerproblems #fairweatherisrare #aspenfarms #areavii #usea

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No spring break for you!

Your first tan “tan” of the year

Just four days and the watch/glove tan is too real. #eventerproblems #sunnysouthcarolina #aikensc

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The waiting game

Go away already, winter! It’s supposed to be spring!

Living up to the crazy eventer stereotype. A little snow never hurt anybody, right? #eventerproblems #FloridaOrBust

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I’d rather be getting ready in the snow than competing in the snow! #area2 #eventerproblems #ihatewinter

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Walking my cross country course for tomorrow in the SNOW #wtf #eventerproblems

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Hoping for a miracle so that I can actually compete this weekend #area2 #eventerproblems #ihatewinter

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If you missed them: Volumes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61.

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Go Eventing.