The SmartHat: Where Is Our Most Obvious Wearable Tech?

My clumsy looking helmet cam (albeit technically brilliant)

British Eventing’s statement yesterday banning the use of helmet cams until further safety research is undertaken has whipped up a social media storm. Irrespective of the reasons behind this (and there are suggestions it’s might be related to an investigation currently in progress in the Michael Shumacher case), I’m not at all surprised by their decision….

WEG 2010: Eventing – Dressage Day 1 | I Told You Ze Germans Were Coming

Simone Deitermann The German dressage supremos exited the World Equestrian Games arena with the heating left turned right up today in the first day of the eventing competition, leaving a number of 4* winners in their wake. Simone Deitermann, the 28 year-old accountant, leads the dressage on 36.0 a full five points clear of her…

Barbury Castle Horse Trials 2010 – A weekend of hot competition to match the weather

With a high of 27 degrees and no shade this was one very hot and dry event. How Barbury manages to battle these conditions is with the old established turf, that at least muffles the rock hard ground on this chalk down land.  Since it started 5 years ago, I’ve been to Barbury as a…