Thursday, April 13, 2017

Great Britain: Fancy a ride in the Queen’s back garden? Endurance is doing just that

Horsetalk.co.nz - Full Article

April 13, 2017
Horsetalk.co.nz

It’s definitely one for the bucket list: Endurance riding at the Royal Windsor Horse Show is something very few equestrians will get the chance to experience.

With only four weeks to go to the show, British endurance rider Anna Williams shares what it is like to ride at Windsor, what the sport entails, and her preparations.

On Friday, May 12 competitors will take to Windsor Great Park for the CEI2* 120km and new CEI1* 80km endurance rides. Alongside these international rides, Royal Windsor now offers national riders the opportunity to qualify for the Endurance GB Cup, through the introduction of a 40km National Ride. Run in accordance with FEI rules, the event will give national competitors a taste of international competition...

Read more at http://www.horsetalk.co.nz/2017/04/13/horse-ride-queen-garden-endurance/#lIO2f2kWzfeLl4vR.99