Once in a lifetime

Once in a lifetime

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Bronwyn By showjumperx Completed

So this is a short story I wrote for my English class! We had to write something about change :) I based it on Reed Kessler's last Olympic Qualifier. 

Anyway! I hope you all like it! I'll be starting a story that will go on for a bit, so look our for that!! 


"Now we have, Reed Kessler on Cylana"

 I heard my name ring out all around me as I gathered up my reins in my hands and took a deep breath. Letting it out, I urged my horse into a springy, smooth trot as I entered the ring for the Olympic Selection round.

As I entered the ring I looked around at the pristine grass show jumping ground. The stands that held almost twenty thousand people where almost full. I couldn't believe this many people where here to cheer on the twenty-nine hopefuls for the American Olympic Show Jumping Team, one of them being me. I couldn't believe I was here, I was at the Olympic Selections, if I was somehow selected for the Olympic Team, I would be the youngest ever person, in history, to ever r...

  • 2012olympics
  • equestrian
  • equine
  • horse
  • horses
  • jumping
  • reedkessler
  • showjumping