cross-country riding

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Noun1.cross-country riding - riding horses across country over obstructions to demonstrate horsemanship
equestrian sport - a sport that tests horsemanship
three-day event - an equestrian competition; the first day is dressage; the second is cross-country jumping; the third is stadium jumping
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A blend of cross-country riding and hiking, RAD's cloud-busting trek also provides for alternate routes for safety during adverse weather or for more technical options in some instances.
Originally conceived for off-road motorbikers, an enduro combines longer sections of non-competitive cross-country riding with short, timed downhill races.
The Aske Hall circuit in Richmond, North Yorkshire is considered one of the toughest in the country for cross-country riding and attracts riders from all over Britain.
The event consisted of three disciplines: dressage, show jumping and cross-country riding over natural fences (wooden logs, ditches and water splashes).
Then there's cycle touring on roads, cross-country riding, road racing and BMX biking.
They will compete for the first time at the National Pony Club Tetrathlon Championships, at Hartpury College, Gloucestershire, this weekend Tetrathlon tests all-round sporting ability, with shooting, swimming, cross-country riding and running phases.
She started riding at the age of nine and made a name for herself in showjumping and cross-country riding.

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