Wednesday, November 05, 2014

New Zealand: Latta intent on returning to world endurance champs

ODT.co.nz - Full Article

By Steve Hepburn on Wed, 5 Nov 2014

Susie Latta admits it was a long way to go to not even complete the event but she says she enjoyed every moment of it.
And the Nenthorn Valley horsewoman is determined to return in four years' time.

Latta and her horse, Tkiwa, were reunited on the Latta farm last week after the mare came out of quarantine following her return from the World Equestrian Games in France in late August.

The duo competed in the endurance race at the World Equestrian Games near Normandy but did not finish the 160km event.

But Latta was far from disgraced in not finishing - only 37 out of 170 competitors managed to reach the finish line, in what was a race of attrition...

Read more here:
http://www.odt.co.nz/sport/equestrian/322316/equestrian-latta-intent-returning-world-endurance-champs