As the London 2012 Olympic Games draw ever closer, we get an analysis on the US Eventing Team from Eventing Nation John, and a report on the Canadian Team now happily settled in at Maizey Manor in Wiltshire ; we have exclusive interviews with Peter Barry and Hawley Bennet, plus Canadian Team vet Dr Christiana Ober in our Short Format this week explains why the FEI hopes this Olympics will be the “cleanest” yet and how they hope to achieve this goal. Stateside we have a great review of Stuart Horse Trials from our intrepid working mother Megan, who brought her 21 year old OTTB out of retirement especially to fulfill a lifelong dream of competing there – find out how she got on. All on this week’s Eventing Radio Show. Listen in…
Eventing Radio Episode 205 by Bit of Britain – Show Notes and Links:
- Show Hosts: Samantha Clark, follow her on Twitter and at Eventing Nation and John Kyle. Follow John Kyle on Twitter.
- Photo: Hawley Bennet, credit Samantha Clark
- Guest: Eventing Nation John
- Guest: Hawley Bennet
- Guest: Peter Barry
- Guest: Dr. Christiana Ober, vet for the Canadian Eventing Team
- Guest: Megan Kaiser Bond v. Stuart Horse Trials
- Next Week: Jamaican Olympic equestrian Samantha Albert, Olympic groom Emma Ford
- Twitterers of the Week: Doug Payne and London Olympics
- Horse of the Week: OTTB’s
- Blog of the Week: Will Connell’s Team GBR Blog, follow Team GBR on Twitter
- Book of the Week: Olympic Equestrian: A Century of International Horse Sport by Jennifer O. Bryant. Click the Amazon link on the left side of the page and purchase your copy!
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