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showjumping

the riding of horses in competitions to demonstrate skill in jumping over or between various obstacles
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A: I worked as a groom with show-jumpers after I left Usk College and travelled the world with them.
Emsley was riding Fireflys Tobantos, who is owned by Ian Whitaker - brother to the legendary show-jumpers Michael and John.
KEEN show-jumper Alex Cuthbert is ready to take up the reins with Wales and clear his next hurdle.
SUPERMODEL, show-jumper, polo player, motor racer, Strictly Come Dancing contestant and great-granddaughter of Lord Beaverbrook...
Darren is also displaying new work at the Royal Windsor Horse Show next month, including a painting of show-jumper Zara Philips.
1938: Harvey Smith, 67, British show-jumper. 1928: Bernard Crib-bins, 77, British actor.
In the latest programme of the hit series, Vets On Call, a show-jumper who was due to go to the Olympics was put on the machine at a galloping pace.
Local show-jumper Robert Smith could not repeat his outstanding performance of last year - when he won a near record seven classes - but still went well.
FORMER Olympic show-jumper Nick Skelton was airlifted to hospital yesterday after he fell from his horse during a competition.
British national champion in 1951, 1954, 1959 and 1969, Oliver also won the show-jumper of the year title in 1953 at the Horse of the Year show.
Jodie, who also attended the event last year, is a champion show-jumper and owns a number of polo ponies.