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BURGHLEY 2018: 'It’s a case of going into the unknown' - Austin O'Connor
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BURGHLEY 2018: 'It’s a case of going into the unknown' - Austin O'Connor
on 29 August 2018
The 2018 Lan Rover Burghley Horse Trials kicks off tomorrow. Listen to what Austin O'Connor had to say about his mount

NO stranger to this level, Olympian Austin O'Connor takes will be riding the 10-year-old gelding Lucky Contender around his first four-star at the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials this weekend.

Speaking today ahead of the event, O'Connor, who has represented at two olympic Games and five European Championships said: “It’s a case of going into the unknown but he deserves to take his chance here and we will find out a bit more.”

The Chacoa-sired gelding has enjoyed excellent results at three-star level this season, including second at Belton and third in Chatsworth.

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