Three of my favorite things are: dressage, the Olympic Games, and the city of London.
Put the three together and I'm in horse/equestrian sports/Anglophile heaven.
This weekend at the 2012 United States Equestrian Federation Dressage Festival of Champions, the road to London begins in earnest for American dressage hopefuls. The top 15 horses and riders in the country will contest the FEI Grand Prix and the Olympic Grand Prix Special in the first of two weekends of competition comprising the 2012 USEF National Grand Prix Dressage Championship and the 2012 US dressage Olympic selection trials.
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