|Practice makes perfect: British team farrier Haydn Price at rehearsal earlier today for the Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. (photo via Debbie Lee)|
The World Equestrian Games have now begun! The world championships of the FEI disciplines kicked off in Normandy, France tonight with an exciting opening ceremony, and highlights are shown on a YouTube video.
But early news from Normandy is that long-time British team farrier Haydn Price of Wales was selected for additional duties: tending the British flag in the arena during the ceremony.
Haydn, along with official flag bearer Paradressage rider Sophie Wells, hoisted the flag.
You have to love those giant hoofprints...and a spectacular show that features the native horse of the Normandy region, the Percheron!
|Why does it always look like Team Brazil is having the most fun? (Photo credit CHARLY TRIBALLEAU/AFP/Getty Images #454024064)|
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