Contains essays concerning various sports or sports topics, from acrobatics to yachting, giving both American and international coverageNo specific type of horse is required for endurance competition, although several breeds do very well. ... The first rides involved volunteers, with few qualifying standards or care for the safety of the horse or rider. ... Great Britain also offers long-distance rides, some of which ELDRIC has sanctioned, and one of which, the Goodwood 100, is run under FEI rules. There are also two organizing bodies: the Endurance Horse and Pony Society of Great Britain and the British Horse Societya#39;sanbsp;...
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of World Sport|
|Author||:||David Levinson, Karen Christensen|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, USA - 1999|