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prepare to be amazed — meet the 18hh giant with a unique jumping style

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prepare to be amazed — meet the 18hh giant with a unique jumping style

is it a bird? is it a plane? no, it’s cian o’connor’s new flying horse clenur! this 18hh gelding, by carinue, only joined the irishman’s stable in december, but the combination has been causing quite a stir at the winter equestrian festival (wef) circuit in florida — not least for 12-year-old clenur’s extravagant front-leg action over the fences.“he’s 18hh and i have to keep his body closed,” says cian. “when i’m coming down to big oxers, i’m telling myself, ‘don’t put leg on’ because if you get too close he goes too high. so i have to be disciplined that i leave it late to ask him to jump the back pole. but he’s starting to give fewer awkward jumps and more classical ones.”the oldenburg gelding was brought ...