World famous mountain biker Danny MacAskill has completed a unique challenge on a Fife farm – racing a top level equestrian eventer.
The biker – whose last video outing to farm and holiday business attracted 24 million views on YouTube – took on eventer Louisa Milne Home for a day of filming for a horse power v’s bike power clip.
The clip is now live with fans from the rarely overlapping bike
‘An absolute first and all a bit of fun and adventure to replicate what guests can do when they stay at Lindores.’
Danny added: “Clips like this are just entertaining and fun to create, it was a bit off the cuff having never biked over horse jumps or really been around horses but I love doing new stuff”
Louisa Milne Home said: ‘Lindores is a fantastic place to train and I have been taking young horses to start their careers there since it opened. This was a very different training day to the normal international riders I compete with.’
Lindores started as an equestrian training facility 30 years ago. International and domestic guests can either: stay in luxury accommodation with hot tubs or camp and enjoy more rustic farm stay experience.
During the day riders can make use of the 85 acres of cross country course built to British Eventing standard – suitable for all levels of rider. They can train in the new Olympic sized 60m x 40m arena, show jump or learn on foot training programme’s with registered coaches and clubs. There are 30 stables, showers and parking.