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Fearless: The life of adventurer, equestrian and endurance rider Chloe Phillips-Harris

Fearless: The life of adventurer, equestrian and endurance rider Chloe Phillips-Harris
   

"Kiwi equestrian Chloe Phillips-Harris shares her story of growing up in rural Northland, living on the breadline with her single mother, working endless hours in a dressage barn, competing at the highest levels of eventing, training wild Kaimanawa stallions, saving working anima... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781775491705
Published 18 February 2019 by HarperCollins
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en
Author(s) By Phillips-Harris, Chloe
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ISBN-13 9781775491705
ISBN-10 1775491706
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher HarperCollins
Imprint HarperCollins
Publication Date 18 February 2019
International Publication Date 1 March 2019
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Phillips-Harris, Chloe
Category Natural History, Dinosaurs & Pets
Zoos & Wildlife Parks
The Countryside, Country Life
Trees & Wildflowers
Fungi, Mushrooms, Toadstools
Rocks, Minerals & Fossils
Biography & Autobiography
Biography & Autobiography: General
Biography & Autobiography: Sport
Natural History, Country Life & Pets
Farm & Working Animals
Horses & Ponies As Pets
Riding & Horsemanship
Showjumping
Active Outdoor Pursuits
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 336
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 14+ years
Reading Age 14+ years
Library of Congress Horsemen and horsewomen - Biography - New Zealand, Horse trainers - Biography - New Zealand, Endurance riding Horsemanship - Mongolia, FICTION / Coming of Age, FICTION / Dystopian
NBS Text Biography: General
ONIX Text Young adult
Dewey Code 813.6
Catalogue Code 979327

Description of this Electronic Book

The real-life adventures of a young woman pushing the limits, trusting her instincts and living her life off the beaten path Suffering through searing pain and delirious illness in frigid, makeshift conditions, Chloe Phillips-Harris, at the age of 25 years, summoned every ounce of determination to brave the world's most gruelling horse race - the Mongol Derby. This 1000-kilometre endurance race across the wild steppes, desert and mountains of Mongolia - a competition with no marked course, no support team, that requires riders to switch horses every 40 km - saw almost half the competitors drop out along the way, but Chloe persevered. Fearless recounts Chloe's childhood growing up on a run-down farm in a remote corner of New Zealand, with the odds stacked against her, and shares her life-long dedication to animals that has led her to train wild stallions and help save neglected working animals, travelling to some of the most remote and diverse places on the planet - all of which prepared her to overcome unimaginable challenges during a ride like no other.

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Author's Bio

Chloe Phillips-Harris is an inspirational leader, intrepid adventurer, and equestrian athlete from Northland, New Zealand. She works full-time breaking in and training horses, as well as leading expeditions to far-flung frontiers. Chloe has trained wild stallions in New Zealand, helped set up animal welfare organisations to aid working animals in Egypt, India and Fiji, raced across Mongolia, attended the first World Nomad Games in Kyrgyzstan and spent months living in the mountains of Kazakhstan.

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