- Pinkie Pie excitedly rears when describing a sonic rainboom S1E16.png
- Rainbow Dash looking confident S1E16.png
"It was a long time ago. I was just a filly."
- Pinkie Pie "you're gonna do it again" S1E16.png
"Yeah, but you're gonna do it again, right?"
- Rainbow Dash hesitates S1E16.png
Rainbow Dash is uncertain when Pinkie asks her that.
- Rainbow Dash "Are... you kidding?" S1E16.png
"A-are you kidding? I'm the greatest flyer to ever come out of Cloudsdale! I could do sonic rainbooms in my sleep!"
- Rainbow Dash describing the grand prize S1E16.png
"The grand prize is an entire day with The Wonderbolts. A whole day of flying with my life-long heroes... It'll be a dream come true!"
- Fluttershy says another yay S01E16.png
- Rainbow Dash to friends "I'm gonna go rest up" S1E16.png
"I'm gonna go rest up. Don't want to over-prepare myself, you know."
- Rainbow Dash and Fluttershy S01E16.png
"You, on the other hand..."
- Rainbow tells Fluttershy to improve her cheering S1E16.png
"...better keep practicing!"
- Rainbow Dash is confident about her spectacular performance S01E16.png
I need a cheering section to match my spectacular performance!
- Rainbow Dash leaves S01E16.png
There goes Dash
- Fluttershy Hearth shape S1E16.png
Fluttershy is unsure, if she could scream loud enough to help Dash.
- Fluttershy leaves S01E16.png
There goes Fluttershy
- Applejack thinks Rainbow Dash is confident S1E16.png
"She was tootin' her own horn louder then the brass section of a marching band!"
- Rarity bumps Twilight with her butt S01E16.png
Bump! Rarity shoves Twilight with her butt to find a solution to the flight-less ponies' problem in reaching Cloudsdale. Rarity really wants to help Rainbow Dash.
- Magic surrounding Rarity S1E16.png
Twilight casting a very difficult spell on Rarity to give her wings
- Twilight transforming Rarity S1E16.png
During the transformation- before everything goes black.
- Rarity with wings S1E16.png
During the transformation...
- I think it worked S1E16.png
Aren't they beautiful?
- Lyra Heartwings S01E16.png
The amazing city in the sky, Cloudsdale.
The pegasi cloud city.
- Derpy flying around in Cloudsdale S1E16.png
I just don't know what'll go wrong
- Dumb-Bell taunts Rainbow Dash S01E16.png
Rainbow Dash tries to ignore her old enemies
- Fluttershy being assertive S01E16.png
Now wait just a minute
- Fluttershy not assertive S1E16.png
Sorry...I'm trying to be more assertive...
- Fluttershy defending Rainbow Dash S1E16.png
Anyway she is going to do a sonic rainboom
- Rainbow Dash doubtfully listens to Fluttershy's ineffective consolation S1E16.png
Rainbow Dash doubtfully listens to Fluttershy's ineffective consolation.
- Rainbow Dash feeling the pressure S1E16.png
- Rainbow Dash trying to cope with the pressure S1E16.png
- Rainbow Dash freaks out S1E16.png
- Rainbow cracks under pressure S01E16.png
Dashie being cute.
- Rainbow Dash - My life is RUINED! S01E16.png
MY LIFE IS RUINED!
The non-Pegasi arrive
- Fluttershy Rar... S1E16.png
Fluttershy is always quiet, but now she's speechless!
- Fluttershy and Rainbow Dash gaping at Rarity's new wings S1E16.png
Rainbow and Fluttershy are amazed by Rarity's wings.
- Fluttershy supportive S1E16.png
- Pinkie walks on clouds for the first time S1E16.png
Pinkie smiling like always.
- Pinkie Pie cartwheeling on clouds S1E16.png
Cart-wheeling on a cloud, looks like fun.
- Rainbow Swoop and Compass Star flying S1E16.png
- Fluttershy in Cloudsdale S1E16.png
Fluttershy, happily walking on clouds.
- Rarity admirers her wings S1E16.png
Rarity admiring her new wings
- Fluttershy following Rainbow Dash S1E16.png
Following Rainbow Dash.
- Cloudsdale boutique S1E16.png
The front of a boutique in Cloudsdale.
- Pegasus construction workers see Rarity S1E16.png
The Pegasus workers stop to admire Rarity.
- Snowflake inspection S1E16.png
Why snowflakes are all so special
- Snowflakes in a bowl S1E16.png
The group watch as the snowflakes are being made.
- Catching Snowflakes S01E16.png
- Warm Front, Merry May, and Noteworthy with rainbow mixers S1E16.png
- Pegasi mixing rainbows S1E16.png
- Rainbow pools S1E16.png
Rainbow pools in Cloudsdale.
- Pinkie Pie licks the rainbow S1E16.png
Pinkie dips her hoof into a pool and tastes it.
- Pinkie Pie's face before she tastes the spiciness S1E16.png
- Pinkie Pie's reaction 1 S1E16.png
Pinkie starts to get the feeling tasting the rainbow wasn't such a good idea after all.
- Pinkie Pie with blue face S1E16.png
What happened, Pinkie? I thought you liked spicy stuff.
- Pinkie Pie with a green face S1E16.png
Wishing somepony else is green with envy!
- Pinkie Pie momentarily belches fire S1E16.png
Pinkie discovers why it's a bad idea to taste the rainbow.
- Pinkie Pie with yellow face S1E16.png
Pinkie's face turns the colors of the rainbow!
- Pinkie Pie with yellow face 2 S1E16.png
What, is Pinkie Pie channeling Robin Williams?
- Pinkie Pie with yellow face after tasting rainbow S1E16.png
That´s stuff from my nightmares.
- Pinkie Pie spiceeh S1E16.png
The rainbow must be supernova spicy because Pinkie is the same pony who eats her cupcakes with hot sauce.
- The bullies admiring Rarity S1E16.png
Rarity's wings just seem to impress everyone.
- Rarity "Oh, they were just admiring my wings" S1E16.png
"Oh, they were just admiring my wings, Rainbow Dash."
- Rarity enjoying the attention from the bullies S1E16.png
Basking in her own glory.
- Rainbow Dash looks sad after Dumb-bell, Hoops, and Score laugh at her in the rainbow room S1E16.png
Fluttershy tactfully suggests that they go and see the cloud manufacturing process.
- Ponies in Cloudsdale S1E16.png
The ponies being lead through the Weather Factory.
- Clouds being made S1E16.png
So that is how clouds are made!
- Rarity shows off resplendent wings in the factory S1E16.png
"Oh, how can you ask me to put away perfection?"
- Rarity shining down on ponies S1E16.png
- Rarity in front of the sun at the weather factory S01E16.png
- Rainbowshine and Foggy Fleece in awe of Rarity S1E16.png
- Rainbow Dash surprised S1E16.png
What? Rarity is joining the competition?
- Rainbow Dash looks amazed S1E16.png
The Best Young Flyers' competition
- Dr. Hooves pegasus variant S1E16.png
Looks like Dr. Hooves regenerated again...
- Rarity still prepping S1E16.png
Hold on, I'm going to be a while!
- Celestia waves to the crowd S1E16.png
Wave to your subjects
- The Wonderbolts S01E16.png
- The Wonderbolts Fireworks S01E16.png
- The Wonderbolts' fireworks S1E16.png
Make an amazing entrance.
- The Wonderbolts Spectating S01E16.png
Spitfire and the other two Wonderbolts.
- Rainbow Dash true joy smile S01E16.png
Nervous as she is, The Wonderbolts' performance always places a smile on her face.
- Dr. Hooves chewing hay S1E16.png
- Gasp* I'm next!
- Rainbow Dash watching Dr. Hooves run off S1E16.png
- Pegasus Caramel flexing muscles S1E16.png
Caramel? What are you doing here?
- Rarity is number four and she's still prepping S1E16.png
"I'm number four, and I need just one more itsy-bitsy minute. Be a dear and have somepony go ahead of me, hmm?"
- Rainbow Dash about to pull off Derpy's sticker S1E16.png
But, I still have to go on!
- Derpy with number 15 sticker S1E16.png
Derpy the Proud
- Applejack wondering where Rainbow Dash is S1E16.png
"Hmm.. Wonder how come we haven't seen Rainbow Dash or Rarity yet? The competition's almost over."
- Rainbow Dash very scared S1E16.png
- Superscared Rainbow Dash curled up on the floor S1E16.png
Rainbow Dash is now just frozen with fear.
- Rarity emerging from dressing room S1E16.png
Shroud of mystery.
- Rarity is ready S1E16.png
"Rarity... is ready."
- Rainbow Dash flustered when she finds out she and Rarity have to perform together S1E16.png
Don't look at the costume, you'll go blind if you look at the costume
- Rainbow Dash finally comes out S1E16.png
A nervous Rainbow Dash comes out.
- Friends cheering when Rainbow Dash and Rarity come out S1E16.png
That's a HUMAN hand!! WHERE DID SHE GET THAT!?
- Rarity tells Rainbow Dash she changed the music S1E16.png
"I hope you don't mind, but I took the liberty of changing our music."
- Rainbow Dash worried S1E16.png
"That "rock and roll" doesn't really match my wings."
- Rainbow Dash petrified S1E16.png
Is she serious? I'm nervous!
- Sky S1E16.png
Today's weather calls for, lovely blue skies with a couple clouds.
- Rainbow knocks into Phase One cloud S1E16.png
The nerves get her in the first stage of her performance...
- Rainbow Dash crashes head-on into wall S1E16.png
- Fluttershy "Look, phase 2 is working!" S1E16.png
"Look! Phase 2 is working!"
- Phase 2 stray cloud hits Rainbow Dash S1E16.png
...and in the second stage as well...
- Rainbow Dash sees that her cloud almost hit Celestia S1E16.png
Oh boy, that almost hit Princess Celestia.
- Rarity dances during Rainbow Dash's second phase S1E16.png
...while Rarity gets it spot on
- Rarity looks at camera S1E16.png
Readying herself for the last part where she will fly up to the sun.
- Rainbow Dash bracing herself for phase 3 S1E16.png
Come on Rainbow, you can do this!
- Rarity and Rainbow Dash flying into the sky S1E16.png
Flight of the two elements.
- Dash Flying Up S1E16.png
Dashie! Dashie! Basara! Basara!
- Rarity sweating S1E16.png
Pinkie's tail should be twitching about now.
- Rarity "Look upon me, Equestria, for I am Rarity!" S1E16.png
"I. Am. Rarity!" (she certainly is)
- Rarity beams over Cloudosseum S1E16.png
Rarity finishes on a high...
- Merry May, Rainbowshine and Derpy enjoying the sight S1E16.png
Fellow ponies enjoy Rarity's wings of sunlight
- Rarity on fire! S01E16.png
Wing of Fire.
- Rarity momentarily unaware of destroyed wings S1E16.png
- Rarity realizes her wings are gone S1E16.png
- Rarity falling S01E16.png
Now I know how Icarus felt.
- Rarity flails her arms as she freefalls S1E16.png
Ah! Help me!
- The Wonderbolts ready to rescue S01E16.png
- Rarity screaming as Wonderbolts hurtle towards her S1E16.png
Weirdest falling expression?
- Wonderbolts nearing Rarity during rescue S1E16.png
The Wonderbolts to the rescue!
- Soarin' trying to rescue Rarity S01E16.png
Soarin diving to save Rarity.
- Soarin is hit S1E16.png
- Wonderbolts need to be rescued S1E16.png
Great, four rescue situations for the price of one.
- Rainbow Dash sees Rarity falling S1E16.png
Rainbow Dash hears Rarity scream.
- Rainbow about to save Rarity S1E16.png
Forget the show, I need to save my friend!
- Rainbow flying past the audience S1E16.png
Dashing down to save Rarity.
- Rainbow flies down to save Rarity S1E16.png
- Fluttershy can't look S1E16.png
Fluttershy can't bear to watch her friend fall to her death far below.
- Rainbow Dash about to do Sonic Rainboom S1E16.png
Going at rapid speed.
- Falling Rarity gasps at Rainbow's increasing speed S1E16.png
Even Rarity is amazed.
- Rainbow is flying so fast that tears are coming out of her eyes S1E16.png
She's going so fast, she needs to close her eyes.
- Colleseum illuminated by Sonic Rainboom S1E16.png
Turns out a sonic rainboom is even more colorful than what Rarity had in mind!
- Fluttershy jumping and screaming when Rainbow Dash succeeds S1E16.png
Fluttershy jumps up and down and screams, "SHE DID IT!"
- Rainbow Dash "Woah!" S1E16.png
- Rainbow bringing Rarity and Wonderbolts to arena S1E16.png
Rainbow Dash, with Rarity and the Wonderbolts.
- Cheering ponies S1E16.png
Fluttershy, Pinkie, and Twilight cheering for Rainbow.
- Rainbow crying tears of joy S1E16.png
Grateful for her victory.
- Tears in Dash's eyes S1E16.png
Rainbow Dash with tears in her eyes.
- Orange Swirl and Merry May carry Rarity S1E16.png
Rarity thanking Rainbow for saving her life. (How did you get up there, Lyra?)
- Rainbow Dash "Best day ever!" S1E16.png
"BEST! DAY! EVER!"
Rarity's apology / Rainbow Dash meets the Wonderbolts
- Mane6 at a hot air balloon S1E16.png
Rarity apologizing to her friends.
- The Crew forgives Rarity S1E16.png
We still love you!
- Rainbow Dash forgives Rarity S01E16.png
"And I'm especially sorry that I was so thoughtless as to jump into the contest at the last minute after you had worked so hard to win it. Can you ever ever forgive me?"
- Rainbow Dash wishes she could have met the Wonderbolts when they were awake S1E16.png
Rainbow wishes she could have meet the Wonderbolts when they were awake.
- The Wonderbolts show up S1E16.png
The Wonderbolts show up.
- Rainbow Dash's reaction to the Wonderbolts S01E16.png
Oh my gosh, oh my gosh, oh my gosh, oh my gooosh!
- Spitfire thanks Dash on behalf of Wonderbolts S1E16.png
The Wonderbolts thanking Rainbow Dash, much to her surprise.
- Rainbow Dash overwhelmed with joy S1E16.png
Dashie is very excited.
- Princess Celestia and guards S1E16.png
Princess Celestia arrives alongside her guards.
- Princess Celestia praises Rainbow Dash's performance S01E16.png
I'm so proud of you, Rainbow Dash.
- Sad Rarity.png
Rarity feels sorry for jumping into the competition at the last minute.
- Rarity apologizing to Princess Celestia S1E16.png
"Princess Celestia, I am sorry I ruined the competition. Rainbow Dash here really is the best flyer in Equestria."
- Princess Celestia congratulates Rainbow Dash S01E16.png
Celestia with the Mane six.
- Celestia crowns Rainbow Dash S1E16.png
I get the crown?!
The new best flyer in Equestria!
- Rainbow Dash receiving the award S1E16.png
The best thing about winning the Best Young Flyer competition isn't receiving an award from Princess Celestia, it's showing everypony online that I did.
- Pinkie Pie, Applejack, and Fluttershy carry victorious Rainbow Dash on their backs S1E16.png
Rainbow Dash winning the competition
- Princess Celestia asks if Twilight has learned about friendship S1E16.png
"Have you learned about friendship from this experience?" Twilight: "I did, Princess, but I think Rarity learned even more than me."
- Rarity tells Celestia what she learned S1E16.png
"I certainly did. I learned how important it is to keep your hooves on the ground, and be there for your friends."
- Rainbow Dash says "Best day ever!" again S1E16.png
Today is a day to remember!
- Bullies are talking to Rainbow S1E16.png
- Rainbow Dash forgiving the bullies S1E16.png
Her crown is 20% more awesome than Celestia's.
- Bullies want to hang out with Rainbow Dash S1E16.png
The two stallions who made fun of Rainbow Dash.
- Rainbow Dash flies off with Soarin and another Wonderbolt S1E16.png
...too bad she's got plans with the Wonderbolts!