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geoff billington’s secret weapon: overreach boots on hind legs

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geoff billington’s secret weapon: overreach boots on hind legs

there isn’t much that geoff billington doesn’t know about the sport of showjumping and horsemanship in general. so when he was spotted competing at south view last tuesday (6 february) using overreach boots on the hind legs of one of his horses, we had to ask the question… why?geoff was riding in one of the show’s blue chip qualifiers on board kewi connection, a 10-year-old mare by contendro i, who he first paired up with two seasons ago. the mare is owned by bs area 22 representative katie mccreath, and when geoff first took the reins, he found her rather difficult to ride.“she would often shoot away from my leg and get disunited on the corners,” explains 52-year-old geoff. “we couldn’t work why she was doing this and then ...