Disciplines

Five Popular Disciplines of the South African Equestrian Federation – Dressage, Show Jumping, Endurance Ride, Eventing and Equitation

Dressage is a method of competitive horse training with competitions held at all levels including amateur to the Olympics.
Show jumping is a part of a group of English riding equestrian events.
Eventing, also known as horse trials, began as comprehensive cavalry tests that required the mastery of several types of riding.
Endurance riding is a horseback riding sport based on long-distance races.
Equitation refers to the rider’s position while riding a horse.

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Farmer's Weekly

African Horse Sickness: the great vaccine debate

South Africa’s horse export industry is worth about R250 million. However, should the country be allowed to export horses directly to the EU and other destinations, this could easily reach R1 billion, says Adrian Todd, the managing director of the South African Equine Health and Protocols (SAEHP). After South Africa

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Kos Coronaios

Gansbaai & Pearly Beach Horse Trails (Western Cape) – Another Day, Another Trail-12 March 2019

The ULTIMATE bucket list tick! A incredible once-in-a-lifetime way to experience our pristine coast….Contact Gansbaai & Pearly Beach Horse Trails, (Western Cape, South Africa) Home TripAdvisor: https://www.tripadvisor.co.za/Attraction_Review-g2550320-d13970529-Reviews-Gansbaai_Pearly_Beach_Horse_Trails-Pearly_Beach_Overstrand_Overberg_District_We.html

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HorseFriends

Their First Jumping Show

Kristen and Lounet take Polly and War Hero (AKA Mega Legs) to their first ever jumping show at Cross Creek Stables. Gear I use: Canon 800D and sometimes a GoPro ———————————————————————— Social Media: Twitter: horsefriends_yt Instagram: horsefriendsyt

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