Mark’s near miss!

This is a going-going-going-going-staying sequence!

Image: Rhiannon Carvell-Crook
(Image: Rhiannon Carvell-Crook)

Sir Mark Todd had a very close shave on Saturday on the Badminton cross-country. Rhiannon Carvell-Crook took these images, which capture the moment well.

Image: Rhiannon Carvell-Crook
(Image: Rhiannon Carvell-Crook)

Bet he thought he was a goner at this point!

Image: Rhiannon Carvell-Crook
(Image: Rhiannon Carvell-Crook)

Checking out where he might land?

Image: Rhiannon Carvell-Crook
(Image: Rhiannon Carvell-Crook)

Defying the laws of gravity…

Image: Rhiannon Carvell-Crook
(Image: Rhiannon Carvell-Crook)

Leonadis recovers, but Sir Mark still has a bit to do…

However, he successfully stayed on and completed the course, plus the vet inspection and the show jumping the next day to finish fourth!