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This is an old film shot, scanned, taken at the Echunga Three Day Event in the early 80s. No body protectors!! God I’m old!!!
I think this is Rodney Angel,but honestly, I’ve got no real idea.
This fantastic three day event in the Adelaide Hills used to be held on the police training/breeding property at Echunga outside Adelaide, until bean counters worked out that mounted police were a waste of time, and breeding and training the horses was a waste of money, and holding a major event that heaps of people actually paid to attend was financial suicide, and nobody cared and who would notice anyway … need I go on??

Featured in Horse and Rider, December 2009

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old, horse, jump, adelaide, event, rider, adelaide_hills, eventing, denzil, old_fart

Comments

  • Lance Leopold
    Lance Leopoldalmost 5 years ago

    Very nice nostalgic momento,Denzil.

  • Thanks Lance – I felt quite nostalgic when I found this old print!

    – Denzil

  • Barssel
    Barsselover 4 years ago

  • Ade! Thanks!

    – Denzil

  • oulgundog
    oulgundogalmost 3 years ago

  • My pleasure:)

    – Denzil

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