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Girls' dressage team

Girls' dressage team

Belinda Field-Dodgson, Anna Robertson, Rebecca Reith and Annabel Pendergast from Rangi Ruru Girls' School dressage team look pleased after winning the 2013 Canterbury Interschool dressage competition. Horse riding is particularly popular among urban middle-class girls and those living in rural New Zealand.

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Ben Schrader, 'Children and sport - Greater diversity, 1970 to 2010s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 30 September 2023)

Story by Ben Schrader, published 5 Sep 2013