Collapsible Cross-Country Fences to be Tried in Britain

In the wake of several fatal injuries to international-level three-day event competitors in 1999 and 2000, cross-country course designers began working to come up with safer fence designs, including fences which "give" on impact. Over the past three years, several designs for "frangible" (readily or easily broken) cross-country fences have been brought forward, and a few have been used on a

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