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Week 7: Alex Hua Tian

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Alex Hua Tian

Welcome to Talking Sport!

In this week’s episode we meet Chinese horse rider Alex Hua Tian.

He rides in eventing competitions. Eventing involves three parts - dressage, cross country and show jumping.

Alex competed in the Beijing Olympics in 2008 and was the youngest horse rider ever to compete.

Alex is now preparing for the London Olympics next year.

Join Natalie in this week's episode and listen to Alex talk about the importance of teamwork as he prepares for London 2012.

Learning point

Vocabulary: 'Vital' and 'Get on well'


Now tell us what you think

Tell us about your experiences of working in a team. Who do you need to get on well with?

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