[PART TWO] NZ Dressage Rider Julie Brougham on the World Equestrian Games with Vom Feinsten and Life Today.
This episode is part two of Julie and Vom Feinsten's story (click here to listen to part one). In this episode Julie shares about their journey to the FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG) in Tryon, USA. Her battle with cancer and what equestrian life is like for her now.
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Here's a sneak peak at what you'll hear in my interview with Julie Brougham:
[0:50] Julie's much needed surgery prior to WEG
[4:19] Julie and Steiny's performance at Saugerties, USA
[5:22] Steiny and Julie's health battles at WEG
[8:09] Julie describes her WEG dressage test
[10:25] The journey to and from WEG, travelling internationally with Steiny.
[12:56] Julie's health diagnosis and treatments.
[17:02] Getting back in the saddle again. Julie and Steiny's comeback.
[18:00] The brief story of Leo, Julie's new horse.
[20:44] What David (Julie's husband), means to her.
[22:29] The one gift that Steiny has given Julie.
[22:58] Julie's Horseshoe Mementoes and what they mean to her.
[24:13] Julie's appreciation for two loyal supporters.
[25:07] What equestrian life is like for Julie now.
Above: Vom Feinsten's Rio Olympic Horseshoes in gold. The nodules on the horseshoe were designed to hold thick leather soles positioned between the foot and the horseshoe. Read the remarkable story behind these horseshoes here.
Above: Vom Feinsten's FEI World Equestrian Games Gold Horseshoe Memento. The engraving on the horseshoe reads; VOM FEINSTEN RH, WEG (TRYON) 2018.
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Links Mentioned in this Episode
- Julie Brougham Dressage
- Ben Conn
- Ton de Ridder
- Andrea Raves
- FEI World Equestrian Games
- Prebble Equestrian
- Classic Equestrian
- Horseshoe Mementoes
- Framed Horseshoe Mementoes
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