Chelat becomes first Indian to complete Equestrian World Endurance Championship
Agencies | New Delhi
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Nida Anjum, a 21-year-old Malayali from Malapuram, Kerala, represented India in the Equestrian World Endurance Championship for Juniors and Young Riders, held in Castelsegrat, France, on September 2, 2023.
Nida successfully completed the entire 120 km distance in just 7.29 hours. Nida participated with her horse, “Epsilonn Salou,” alongside 70 competitors from 25 different countries in the championship.
During the gruelling race, 33 horses were eliminated, while Nida and her horse successfully completed all four stages, finishing 23rd in the first stage, 26th in the second, 24th in the third, and 21st in the final stage. Nida maintained an impressive average speed of 16.7 km per hour.