Spanish Riding School 2005 American Tour

About Me
Fran Jurga
View my complete profile
Sponsored By:
Albion Saddles
Cross Country International

Friday, November 18, 2005

Nineteen Trucks of Dirt...

...It's not just dirt, it's "footing". But it takes 19 dump trucks to move it from city to city. While the base is "rodeo dirt" ordered on a city by city basis, the top layers are special K-Sand mixed with washed Fibar, a wood-chip sort of footing that helps make it safer for the Lipizzans to leap and pirouette.

In St Louis, there was an instant changeover from ice for a hockey game one night, to footing for the Lipizzans the next day.

Watch for those 19 trucks to zoom up Interstate 95 from Washington DC to Philadelphia on Monday morning!


Anonymous Anonymous said...

Wow, 19 trucks?!?! I had no idea! Hopefully they'll zoom up I-95 before/after rush hour on Monday morning. :-)

12:06 PM, November 18, 2005  
Blogger Richard William said...

It is really nice blog and offers good information. Horseback riding resorts is the best option to spend holidays.

11:27 PM, September 13, 2020  

Post a Comment

<< Home