School rider and riding coach Minna Kemppainen, 51, died Monday in South Africa, says Horse Racing.
According to equestrian sports, this was an accident involving a horse during a coaching lesson.
Kemppainen had been training South African riders for many years.
- Minna, or Blondi, as she was called, was a real person. Straightforward, hard working and always happy, said well-known school rider and coach Marko Björs for Horse Racing.