In the early hours of 4 September Britain’s Paralympic horses arrived at Rio’s Galeao airport.
This followed a lengthy overnight flight from Belgium’s Liege airport on a specially adapted cargo plane.
With Paralympic dressage competition now in full swing, we take a look at what has been happening behind the scenes thanks to social media.
See how the horses are settling into their Paralympic surroundings:
Sophie Wells gives her Paralympic ride Reece a workout in the Brazilian heat
Sophie Wells Mbe Dressage. 9,363 likes · 2,884 talking about this. 26 Year Old Paralympic Dressage Rider – Competed at Grand Prix, and loves Horses 14…
What a night! The Paralympic opening ceremony was a sight to behold, with Team GB being led by flag bearer and dressage rider Lee Pearson
Natasha Baker MBE – Paralympic Dressage Rider, Uxbridge, United Kingdom. 34,119 likes · 6,399 talking about this. http://www.natasha-baker.com I am a…
Natasha Baker gets off to a winning start
Natasha Baker MBE – Paralympic Dressage Rider, Uxbridge, United Kingdom. 34,119 likes · 6,847 talking about this. http://www.natasha-baker.com I am a…
Lee Pearson says hello to his Paralympic mount in the state-of-the-art stables
Look who I’ve found in Rio !!
Nothing can get in the way of the British support — this spectator is enterprising in his use of a broom to ensure optimal flag waving
Lee Pearson gives his horse Zion some arena practice
So this is what the athlete’s canteen looks like