Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Fast desert endurance courses out of favour under proposed new rules?

Horsetalk.co.nz - Full Article

By Horsetalk.co.nz on Apr 30, 2014

The fast desert courses favoured in endurance in the Middle East may struggle to meet rule requirements under proposed changes put before delegates at the Endurance Round Table of the FEI Sports Forum yesterday.

One proposed addition to the rulebook stipulates that loops of a course must not be specially designed and constructed for high speeds likely to subject the horses to increased risk of injury during competition...

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http://horsetalk.co.nz/2014/04/30/fast-desert-endurance-courses-rules/#ixzz30PGBN4fM

Local mom to ride horseback through Mongolian desert for CHEO

OttawaMatters.com - Full Article & Video Duff is dedicating her Gobi Desert Cup ride to CHEO, and is collecting pledges for each kilom...