Dates announced for Golden Horseshoe Ride

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Dates announced for Golden Horseshoe Ride
Dates announced for Golden Horseshoe Ride

This year’s Golden Horseshoe Ride on Exmoor takes place on 13 – 14 May.Known as the UK’s most demanding endurance ride, this year’s event will feature some new classes includeding an invitation only para class, with a number of high profile para riders set to take part.New competitive classes for 2013  also include the Exmoor Extra (120km over three days), the Exmoor 40 (40km in one day) and the Exmoor Novice (40km in one day). Advanced riders can choose from the Exmoor Experience (80km over two days), the Exmoor Stag (120km over two days), the Exmoor Eighty (80km in one day), as well as the famous Golden Horseshoe (160km over two days).  All classes are also open to para riders.

Ride organiser Barbara Wigley says: "I’m really thrilled with how plans are proceeding for this year’s event and I’m delighted to welcome some high-profile para riders along. Golden Horseshoe is not only the highlight on every keen endurance rider’s calendar, but it attracts numerous entries for the annual pleasure ride, too, where riders can experience the joys of riding on Exmoor at a more leisurely pace."

For more information visit

www.goldenhorseshoe-ride.co.uk