Thursday, April 23, 2015

UAE endurance appeal: Well, I guess we can rule out contrition

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Neil Clarkson | April 23, 2015

It was Kenny Rogers who sang the immortal words:
“You’ve got to know when to hold ‘em,
Know when to fold ‘em,
Know when to walk away,
And know when to run”.

The conversation in the famous song, The Gambler, occurs on a “train bound for nowhere”, which sounds a lot like the current state of endurance.

News emerged today about the decision of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to challenge its provisional suspension from the FEI, imposed over welfare issues in endurance.

The appeal is a surprising move, and one that clearly disappoints the FEI...

Read more here:
http://horsetalk.co.nz/2015/04/23/uae-endurance-appeal-rule-out-contrition/#ixzz3Y8rc63qH