Friday, November 22, 2013

The FEI presidency: Smoke and mirrors in Montreux

Horsetalk.co.nz - Full Article

By Neil Clarkson on Nov 21, 2013

...This month’s FEI General Assembly in Montreux delivered its own share of drama and intrigue. There was no fiery ceiling, no Frank Zappa, and no smoke on the water, but FEI train-spotters cannot deny that the whole Princess Haya presidency issue is a fascinating affair.

Delegates from the world’s national equestrian federations were a rather more subdued lot than Zappa’s followers, but they still had the unmistakeable air of fans about them...

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Mongolia: ‘He’s tougher than concrete’: 70-year-old cowboy wins world’s ‘longest race’

Credit: Sarah Farnsworth/Mongol Derby Horseandhound.co.uk - Full Article Becky Murray 17 August, 2019 A 70-year-old cowboy described...