Countdown to WEG 2010

July 2010 - Posts

Long Lists Take Shape

The United States Equestrian Federation , in its role as equestrian sports' national governing body in this country, has announced the "nominated entries" (aka long lists) for several of the eight International Equestrian Federation (FEI) disciplines, which will be represented at the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games . Over the next eight weeks, the nominated entries will be whittled down to... Read More

Procrastinators Rejoice! Selected WEG Tix Discounted Starting Today

We've all heard the complaints: Tickets to the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Lexington, Kentucky, are too expensive; lodging and other associated costs are too high; the ongoing economic slowdown is wreaking havoc with WEG organizers' budgets and plans. Well, it looks as if the powers-that-be have heard and are making an attempt to correct their course. From today, July 15, through Labor... Read More

No Harm, No Fowl

The crown jewel of my suburban Pennsylvania neighborhood is a large pond. Its sparkling waters, ample supply of freshwater fish, and small manmade beach attract sunbathers, swimmers, canoeists...and Canada geese. A year-round flock of the large, stately (and territorial) birds has taken up residence at our pond, lured by the good swimming and the ample food supply. Unfortunately, the geese are rather... Read More

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