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Gymnastics on horseback: Elizabeth Osborn rated top female equestrian vaulter in U.S.

Original post made on Aug 15, 2008

Elizabeth Osborn is the top woman in her sport in the United States — based on points earned in U.S. competitions — and yet still has gone virtually unrecognized. She even has to explain what vaulting is.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, August 13, 2008, 12:00 AM

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Posted by Equestrian Mom
a resident of Portola Valley: other
on Aug 15, 2008 at 6:25 pm

What an accomplishment for this young lady. I've seen vaulting once or twice in the area, but never really understood it. Thank you for this story.


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Posted by Interested Reader
a resident of another community
on Aug 20, 2008 at 6:22 pm

Thanks for covering unusual sports like this. It's nice to read about something other than the usual high school / college / major leagues fare.


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