Emily Gilruth to leave intensive care after Badminton Horse Trials fall

Written by Monday, 15 May 2017 12:14

British rider Emily Gilruth is set to leave intensive care after she was injured in a fall at the Badminton Horse Trials.

British Eventing reported that she had suffered a traumatic brain injury after a fall at Badminton Horse Trials last weekend.

The 40-year-old, who is based near Malpas in Cheshire, was riding her horse, Topwood Beau when she fell at the third fence - Keepers Question - on the cross-country course.

Emily was airlifted to Bristol's Southmead Hospital. Topwood Beau, a 14-year old gelding was uninjured in the fall.

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