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The 100 Day Challenge… Show Time

  It’s hard to believe… it’s over.  The 100 Day Challenge has come and gone and so has Summer Snow… Here are Devin’s parting thoughts from her post on Blue Rider Farm’s Facebook page: The Trainer Challenge is complete, and … Continue reading

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Day 98 out of 100

As the 100th day draws near, we take a few moments to reflect on what a ride Summer Snow has taken us on.  So many “firsts” and so many successes.  Here are Devin’s parting thoughts as she gets ready to … Continue reading

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Vote For Summer Summer Snow!

Looks like Emerald Downs has a poll going for favorite OTTB and trainer in the 100 Day Challenge!! If you love Summer Snow as much as we do, get out and vote!! Click here to go to Emerald Downs Challenge … Continue reading

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The Value Of A Great Mind

It is not enough to have a good mind: the main thing is to use it well. ~Rene Descartes For those of us who have gotten to know Summer Snow (Rainier) over the past 85 days, the next 15 days … Continue reading

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Show Time!

Summer Snow’s First Hunter Derby Devin’s Comments: Rainier, oh excuse me, Summer Snow, exceeded all expectations for his first show.  We were a bit late to enter him in the cross rail division, but no matter, the two foot hunter … Continue reading

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First 4 Weeks: A Photographic Review

How much can an OTTB learn in the first four weeks of training?  Here is a look back over Summer Snow’s (Rainier) journey through the lens of my camera.  If a picture is worth a thousand words, Rainier is getting … Continue reading

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Bright Spots: The Foundation For Success

I first met Devin when we were working at our local community college. We were both on a college wide committee that focused on student success.  The goal of the committee was to look at all aspects of the student … Continue reading

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