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Michael Jung takes a two rail lead after cross-country and honing in on the Rolex Grand Slam 2016 Badminton,Events

  Connect with the Badminton action all weekend:  [Website] [Schedule] [Times] [Results] [Cross-country highlight video] For the second time in a week, Michael Jung (GER) showed exactly why he is world number one, producing an outstanding display of sympathetic horsemanship to retain his lead after the Cross Country phase at the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials (GBR), fourth leg of the FEI Classics™ 2015/2016. He has a wonderfully trusting partnership with La Biosthetique Sam FBW and the pair gave a masterclass in bold, accurate jumping and galloping over what was to prove an influential course. The Olympic champion now has…

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Been there done that and will do it again- Clarke Johnstone – 30 Under 30 2014's 30 Under 30,Riders

Winning his first World Equestrian Games (WEG) team bronze medal at the age of 23, Clark Johnstone (NZL) recalls, “I thought it was easy then, you just got a horse and got it ready, and away you went. But it is actually a lot harder than that. It was an amazing experience being on the podium that is for sure.” In 2010, Clarke was enjoying a swift rise to the top of the sport. He was chosen to ride on the New Zealand team alongside Mark Todd, Andrew Nicholson and Caroline Powell at the WEG inLexington, Kentucky. Shortly after, he…

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