Pacing in Endurance
Anyone involved in endurance is aware that the sport developed rapidly in the 1990s and this development rapidly outstripped veterinary and scientific knowledge. However, there was a rapid response from the research and veterinary community which resulted in a number of initiatives. For example, at the International Conference on Equine Exercise Physiology held in Kentucky in 2002, I organised a ½ day workshop on endurance with over 150 vets and scientists and this led to a 2-day intensive endurance workshop at the Animal Health Trust in Newmarket, organised by Professor Leo Jeffcott (representing the FEI) and myself . . .