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Eventing magazine: October 2014

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In this month’s Eventing magazine, read our WEG and Burghley special reports. Chris Burton also stars in our training feature on how to beat the clock when riding a cross-country course. We also find out more about Jonelle Price’s WEG ride Classic Moet, and you can enjoy all the news and reports from the past month.

What’s in Eventing magazine: October 2014?

Cover story

  • Germany’s golden double: Ther Germans are anassailable at World Equestrian Games (WEG) as Sandra Affarth leads the charge, while the Brits claim silver as tragedy strikes when Harry Meade loses Wild Lone
  • A remarkable hat-trick: Avebury re-writes the Burghley record books with his third consecutive victory here for Andrew Nicholson

 

 

 

 

Features

  • How to beat the clock: Chris Burton shows how clever riding will reduce you cross-country time-penalties
  • Leaving the poles up: Michael Owen explains why rhythm and soft hands are crucial to jump clear
  • New vet column with David Rowlands: Making sure your eventer’s passport is fit for FEI inspection
  • What a vintage: We find out more about Jonelle Price’s ride Classic Moet, who finished just out of the medals at the World Championships after a rapid rise up the levels
  • Where’s the accountability?: Paul Tapner explains why eventers felt like the poor relations at WEG and asks how organisers can be reprimanded

News

  • Andrew Nicholson may not try for Rolex Grand Slam at Kentucky
  • Blair prepares for 2015 Europeans
  • France’s Olympic qualification in jeopardy after a positive drug’s test at WEG

Diary

  • ‘We sent heart-rates through the roof’: Diarist Sam Watson talks us through the highs and lows of his WEG

The regulars

  • World news
  • Stabletalk
  • An Amateur’s Story
  • Tried & Tested: Rugs
  • Results
  • Through the Keyhole: Vittoria Panizzon’s new yard

Reports

  • Junior European’s
  • Somerford Park (2)
  • Bicton Arena (2)
  • Blair Castle
  • Wellington
  • Firle Place
  • Richmond
  • Keysoe (2)
  • Richland
  • Action from abroad
  • Grassroots round-up

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