Virtual Training of a Horse at Royal Ascot, from Australia
PAUL Messara has swapped his binoculars and stopwatch for hi-tech computer analysis and video downloads to prepare Ortensia for Royal Ascot next month – all from 17,000km away. Welcome to racehorse training 2012-style.
Please read the rest of this article here: http://www.heraldsun.com.au/sport/superracing/paul-messara-uses-futuristic-analysis-to-prepare-ortensia-for-royal-ascot/story-fn67tkww-1226354256244
Quite often readers of this blog hear me opine about the topic of scientific training of thoroughbred racehorses, but this piece from Down Under gives the appropriate viewpoint of the trainer himself.
Best of luck to Ortensia and Mr. Messara!-