Peter, I loved this shot. I wanted you to know that you hit it right on as far as I am concerned. The riders expression conveys the expectation of the plunge into the water as well as the determination to keep the horse balenced for the departure out of the drop. It really exemplifies the efforts that these atheletes put forth to compete in the 3 Day Events.
"What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." _ Ralph Waldo Emerson