It adds: "After the fall, the horse got up and carried on running and jumping fences riderless
Crash barriers have been recently installed on the road but there are gaps at the hotel and the entrance to the nearby farm where it is believed the riderless
horse came from.
horse,carrying a pair of Reagan's boots pointing west, symbolised the fallen president.
TRAGEDY marred an otherwise superb day's point-to-point racing at Eaton Hall when a riderless
horse had to be destroyed after falling.
He picked himself up, and counted his arms and legs, grabbed a riderless
horse and faced the enemy.
Bradley was unable to stay aboard his misbehaving mount and was left in the stalls by Tuscan Dream, who completed the course riderless
Not only would this prevent riderless
horses from galloping on, jumping more fences and potentially injuring themselves, it would also prevent loose horses from interfering with or bringing down the other runners.
Favourite Glens Boy was on his way to winning when he was stopped in his tracks by the riderless
Tafika who was going the wrong way.
Happily, Jackson had the last laugh as she displayed some skill to avoid riderless
horses and gained a widemargin victory.
King was full of praise for the part the jockey played in the triumph, especially as the pair were harried by the riderless
Armaturk for most of the race.
As he cut across from the far side of the course to the near rails he was followed by Take The Stand, who had continued riderless
after coming a cropper at The Chair on the first circuit.
horse, with a pair of Reagan's boots pointing west, hung from the saddle, symbolised the fallen president.