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post #31 of 32 Old 07-19-2012, 12:38 PM
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love it:) I'm glaad this guy realized how much work skill and risk there is:)
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post #32 of 32 Old 07-19-2012, 05:50 PM Thread Starter
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Talking about how equestrians need to be in great shape take a look at Canada's Ian Millar. He's 65 yrs old and still competing at a world class level. What an amazing feat! He will be competing in his 10th Olympics this summer. His farm is quite close to the area in which I live. I am quite proud of his achievement as a "senior citizen". Best of luck to all the counties competing in this years games!
"Senior" riders are a huge inspiration for me. Japan has Hiroshi Hoketsu. It appears that he is the Olympics' oldest Equestrian and competitor in recent years!
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