WITH a mix of debutant and experienced athletes set to take centre stage at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, the para equestrian field is wide open.

In all, there are 78 para equestrian athletes from 27 nations confirmed in the list of definite entries published by the FEI. Among them, one of the sport’s most enduring athletes, a strong contender for a ‘triple-triple’ and a para equestrian legend going for a record number of medals.