A rider has died at the Ballindenisk One-Day Event organised by Eventing Ireland in County Cork.
Karen Rodgers fell from her horse Kilcoltrim Brigade while riding the cross-country
course and was killed in what has been described as a freak accident, a fall at the second last fence which was a water jump.
Speaking to United States Equestrian Association online, theRolex Kentucky three-day event course designer and Director of Sport for British Eventing,
Mike Etherington Smith, gives his view of incidents and what he thinks the future will hold.