I love the fantastic videography that we can now enjoy. We have these amazing close-up shots that are so sharp and proximate that you can see and hear the horses breathing as they motor around the course. But I also really enjoy the videos taken by people in the crowds, which are normally a little blurry or shaky. This perspective makes you feel like you’re actually sitting there watching, and anyone who’s been in the stands for a big Grand Prix can attest that the feeling of your heart jumping along with the horse in the ring is pretty indescribable.
Let’s sit back and watch Michaels-Beerbaum and Shutterfly jumping to victory, which they did in not one, not two, but three World Cup Finals in their career together: