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Wednesday, February 4, 2009

Nancy Smith - Dressage Trainer, Instructor, Clinician

Goal: To ride and teach with the goal of allowing every horse and rider to be all they can be. Success is in the journey, not the destination.  Enjoy the journey!
Saddle: County Perfection
Bridle: Passier
First horse: Palomino quarter horse “The Frenchman”
Clothing/breeches: Kentucky and Pikeur
Truck: GMC Sierra Duramax Diesel
Car: Nissan 300 ZX Twin Turbo
Supplements and Favorite Products: Platinum Performance CJ, MicroVet
Sponsors: County Saddlery
Hobbies: Reading enrichment books, trail riding in Montana
Book: Success Principles by Jack Canfield; A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose by Eckhart Tolle; and Conversations with God, an Uncommon Dialogue by Neale Donald Walsch
Meal: Breakfast
San Pellegrino
Movie: The Secret
Song: Simply the Best by Tina Turner
Vacation: Autumn in Montana at the 63 Ranch
Pets in addition to horses: Mourning the recent loss of her beloved lab. Will adopt another dog when the time is right.
Guilty Pleasure: Day off
Expression/saying/mantra: You are the single biggest factor influencing your success or failure and the way you do anything is the way you do everything. Success is great for your confidence but wisdom is gained from the adjustments that you have to make from your failures. The will to win is nothing without the willingness to prepare.
Boots: Vogel
Fitness Routine: Weight training, Pilates, walking, and riding many horses each day
Trailer: Imperatore Horse Van