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Jackie and The Horses

Archaeological records indicate that horse racing occurred in ancient Babylon, Syria, and Egypt, and was an event in Greek Olympics by 648 B.C. The style and distance of racing vary significantly by the country in which the race is occurring. There are three major types of racing: flat racing, steeplechase...

Jackie and Dressage

As a young girl, Jackie Bancroft Spencer Morgan (“Jackie”) was always taller than the girls and boys her age. She was big-boned but not fat. She was taught grace and etiquette but flowing dance moves were beyond her. She longed to be able to move like a ballerina or to...