Saturday, April 29, 2017

GB: Annie Joppe’s endurance blog: ‘I take a stethoscope with me at all times’

Horseandhound.co.uk - Full Article

Annie Joppe
10:55 - 29 April, 2017

After a busy start to the season, there is now a lull in proceedings. There have been no competitions for us for the past two weeks and there are no competitions for the next couple of weeks.

The first FEI ride in the UK has been and gone and, in the King’s Forest in Norfolk, was one of my favourites. Following the races online is great but not as good as actually being there; next time…

Now is the time to concentrate on fitness training for Fantom and Dilmun and to a slightly lesser extent for Chiara. Poor little Chiara had a bit of an accident, slipping backwards onto some concrete and getting a nasty cut on her hock. Thankfully this is not serious but interrupted her training for 10 days or so...

Read more at http://www.horseandhound.co.uk/blog/annie-joppes-endurance-blog-take-stethoscope-times-618540#S7VyA3ZAwWLyY45X.99