Equestrian Paralympic Competition Began Today

The equestrian competition of the Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games started this morning at Shatin Equestrian arena with a record number of participating riders.

A total of 73 riders from 28 delegations will vie in 11 dressage events. The competition is classified into Grades Ia and Ib and Grades II, III, and IV, according to the degree of the athletes' disability.

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