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Death of teenage rider in sport of eventing sparks safety initiative -

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Its known as the equestrian equivalent of the triathlon.

But the sport of eventing, which combines dressage, show jumping and cross country is high risk.

And the death of a teenage rider has led to an initiative to improve safety.


Blair Richardson, president of the Scone Horse Trials
Mats Bjornetun, Swedish inventor
Anders Flogard, colleague of Mats Bjornetun
Bruce Farrah, CEO of Equestrian New South Wales