When I saw the ragtag daily prompt, ‘Brilliance‘ I immediately thought of Carl Hester and the day I saw him competing at the World Equestrian Games in Tryon NC last September. Why did this make me think of Carl Hester? Because he is the acknowledged master of dressage, not only in his native Britain and…
The person who takes the risk and doesn’t make a mistake is the winner!
What a great experience it was…..
This was the gold medal ride unless something went horribly wrong….
I had two favorite moments…
Will Carl and Charlotte pull off an upset….?
“I’m so nervous I can’t feel my legs…”
What is it like to be the groom taking care of some of the most famous horses in the world at a big Championship like the Olympics or World Equestrian Games? I had the chance, last May, to find out from Alan Davies, travelling groom for British riders Carl Hester and Charlotte Dujardin. I asked…
How were the 26 crates going to be moved to the new plane?
But how will the Briish do against the Germans?
Charlotte does not pull any punches and is very honest about her life….
Every time I say to them “we’re off on another adventure.”