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The sporting horse : in pursuit of equine excellence

Author: Nicola Jane Swinney; Bob Langrish; Jane Holderness-Roddam
Publisher: London, United Kingdom : White Lion Publishing, an imprint of the Quarto Group, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Exhibiting grace and poise as they master the intricate movements of dressage; galloping like the wind at more than thirty miles per hour; soaring over huge competition fences; running tirelessly over every type of terrain - horses are simply stunning athletes ... a glorious celebration of the athletic abilities of these beautiful animals and the unique relationship that has evolved between horse and rider ...  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nicola Jane Swinney; Bob Langrish; Jane Holderness-Roddam
ISBN: 9781781317839 1781317836
OCLC Number: 1052469803
Description: 221 pages : illustrations (colour, black and white), portraits (colour, black and white) ; 30 cm
Contents: 1. AGILITY: Dressage, Driving, Reining / Barrel Racing 2. ATHLETICISM: Show Jumping, Polo 3. ENDURANCE: Evening, Endurance Racing, Country Pursuits 4. SPEED: Racing, Snow Sports
Responsibility: Nicola Jane Swinney and Bob Langrish, MBE ; foreword by Jane Holderness-Roddam, CBE, LVO.

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Stunning photographs from a unique personal archive which reveal horse and rider working together in perfect harmony to achieve sporting excellence.  Read more...

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A detailed text and beautiful color photography...The Sporting Horse would be a lovely volume to grace one's coffee table, barn lounge or viewing room. * Horse Nation * 'Bob Langrish's The Sporting Read more...

 
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