The Morgan Show.......... Footing and My Horse

Part 1

I arrived at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds at 6:30 Friday morning. The first thing I did before getting my horse was to go visually check the arena to see how it turned out after it's makeover from the night before.

The footing looked good from the rail but I also went out into it to check it more closely. I did some bouncing and I kicked at it in several different places checking for spring. Particularly I looked at place I knew had been more hard than others. From what I could tell it appeared to be good by that measure as well.

It was only after