Author(s): MILES SAMANTHA
Ever since our first equestrian team set off to compete in the 1956 Olympics, Australia has rarely been out of Olympic medal placings. Yet equestrian is unlike any other sport in that success is in large part determined by an unpredictable element - the horse.
Samantha Miles is a freelance writer and works as an editor by trade. She has been working in the book publishing industry for over 12 years and is the author of At Least It’s Not Contagious, as well as numerous articles published in journals and newspapers including the Sydney Morning Herald’s ‘Good Weekend’ Magazine. She holds a Master of Arts in Writing. She lives on a five-acre property in North West Sydney where she owns three horses, two dogs and one very patient husband.