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Adelinde Cornelissen Walks Away from Medal for Horse
 By Winniefield Park   •   21st Oct 2021   •   132 views   •   0 comments


A fifteen-year journey to the Rio Olympics took an unexpected turn for a Dutch dressage rider and her horse Parzival. Adelinde Cornelissen was faced with what might have been a difficult decision for some. She turned her back on the chance for a medal to take the very best care of her horse.
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