He was very thick-winded
and David often said he took an amazing amount of work to get fit.
horse, no amount of work is enough for him and he was puffing like a train when just outpointed by Race Leader in the Thirsk Classic Trial.
However, he can be rather thick-winded
and therefore I'd expect him to need this first race of the year.
"I've been delighted with this horse, because last year he was very thick-winded
. He'd travel well but then hit a flat spot and not get going again until the race was over.
She's a big, thick-winded
horse who needs plenty of racing, so she might find a bit of improvement from her run last week."
"He's quite a tall, angular horse and quite thick-winded
, and it will have done him the world of good.