Wyoming Horse, Rider Celebrate 1,000 Miles of Endurance Riding

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It's an unlikely story of a 25-year-old mare and her 62-year-old rider competing on the endurance ride circuit.

Over a seven-year span, the duo, starting at age 18 and 54 respectively, completed more than 1,000 miles. The horse is now semiretired.

Bonnie Swiatek of Laramie, Wyo., said she wanted to compete in the endurance rides because her husband Don had been competing. She went on a

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