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The WoSJ guest blogger from the Asian Games; Samantha Lam

Saturday, 27 September 2014

Hi everybody,

After an early morning ride on Thursday, the Hong Kong jumpers ventured out on the cross country course to help spot for our 3 day event team. We were positioned at certain jumps and asked to let the eventing trainer, Lucinda, know how the obstacles were riding, striding etc. It was a very warm day and our HK 3 day event team were in spectacular form! Three clear rounds helped them move up to third place after cross country! Spirits were high during a Hong Kong team dinner and we decided to return to cheer them on in the showjumping!



The Hong Kong jumpers are eager to get started here in Incheon. We had a light training day on Friday and all horses are looking good. The selection of 4 riders has been decided but not yet made public yet... Just to add a little suspense!!! We have our vet inspection Saturday morning, followed by a warm up class in the afternoon. Today we did a trot up dry run to make sure all horses and riders are ready!


Afterwards we cheered on our HK 3 day eventing team! They won the team bronze! The first time Hong Kong has won a medal at the Asian Games in eventing! Here's hoping that the winning mood streak continues for us show jumpers!  Congratulations Nicole, Annie and Thomas!!!!

Best wishes

Samantha

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