These professional eventers certainly have a good eye for a horse, and the same applies for beautiful women, not to mention the patience that’s part of the job description if you’re willing to take on the role of eventing wife. I talked to Sam Whittington after Francis finished a rather disappointing test on Sir Percival here at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials on thursday morning, and she told me how she copes.
We’ll have more details on Francis’ clinic in the US soon. Francis rides Easy Target at 3:07 friday afternoon; we’ll keep our fingers crossed. Go WAGs and go eventing!