Equestrian news, videos, live streams, schedule, results, medals, photos and more from the Rio Olympic Games. Which three types of equestrian events take place at the Olympics? Who are the ones to watch? And what are Team GB's chances at Rio ?. Horse racing was the most prestigious competition in the games. Only the very rich could afford to keep racing horses and to transport them to Olympia or.
Fr twitter youtube redirect Share facebook googleplus. A simple hippodrome could be constructed on any more or less flat surface for a single occasion. They were penalized 1 point for every second under the time. Retrieved 19 November Required gaits included the "free" and "easy" walk, the "slow" and "extended" trot, and the "slow" and "extended" canter, all of which were to be performed on both reins. Currently, there are very strict rules regarding what drugs may be used on the equine athletes of equestrian competition. Equine anatomy Equine nutrition Horse behavior Horse care Horse breeding Horse genome Equine conformation Equine coat color Horse gait. The Games included a team from Belgium, Great Britain, Spain, and the United States, with Great Britain again winning the gold medal. However, half-pass , renvers , canter pirouettes, and tempi changes were included, with the highest coefficient on the one-tempis. Continue Change settings Find out more. Olympic Games on the BBC Venue: All Sport My Sport Home Football Formula 1 Cricket Rugby U Rugby L Tennis Golf Athletics.
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