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Equestrian

Karen O'Connor

Karen O'Connor About Three day eventing equestrian known for winning the silver medal at the 1996 Olympic Games and two gold medals at the 2007 Pan American Games. She was named Eventing Horseman of the Year by The Chronicle of the Horse in 1996. Other Informations She was given a horse named Midnight by her …

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Michael Jung

Michael Jung About Equestrian who won individual and team gold at the 2012 Olympic Games before winning individual gold and team silver in 2016. He is a member of the Eventing Rider Association Hall of Fame. Other Informations He took up horse riding at age 6. He won his first medal, a bronze, at the 2009 …

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Marco Kutscher

Marco Kutscher About Equestrian show jumper who won bronze medals in both the individual and team jumping at the 2004 Summer Olympics. Other Informations He began riding horses at a young age. At the 2005 European Championships he won gold medals in both individual and team jumping. He has two daughters, and has dated fellow …

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Sophie Christiansen

Sophie Christiansen About Paralympic equestrian who has won numerous gold medals at the Paralympics, including three at the 2012 Games in London. Other Informations She began riding horses when she was six, as a means of psychotherapy for the cerebral palsy that she was born with. In 2013 she was appointed Officer of the Order …

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Reed Kessler

Reed Kessler About U.S. national champion equestrienne who competed in the 2012 London Olympics in show jumping. Other Informations She came from equestrian stock: both her parents competed in amateur equestrian events for three decades, and she grew up caring for horses on her mother’s farm. She was the youngest horse rider at the Olympics, …

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Maikel Van Der Vleuten

Maikel Van Der Vleuten About Equestrian specializing in showjumping who helped lead Team Netherlands to gold at the 2014 FEI World Equestrian Games. He previously won silver in the team jumping event at the 2012 Summer Olympics.  Other Informations He began riding horses at age 6. He was a highly successful junior rider, winning numerous …

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Tim Stockdale

Tim Stockdale About Equestrian and show jumper who won the Nantes Grand Prix and Bordeaux Grand Prix in 2007. He was one of the preeminent figures in the sport of show jumping, writing several books and releasing a video series on the subject. Other Informations He was born in Worksop and first represented Great Britain …

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Luciana Diniz

Luciana Diniz About Equestrian specializing in show jumping who represented Portugal at the 2012 and 2016 Summer Olympics. She and her horses are the stars of the documentary web series “Hoofprint Series.”  Other Informations She got her start riding dressage on her family’s horse, Marko and won the Children’s Jumping Championships at age 12. She …

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Scott Brash

Scott Brash About Showjumper who won a gold medal at the 2012 Olympics in the team jumping event. Other Informations He began riding at age 7, and jumping at age 10. He won a gold medal at the 2013 European Championships in team jumping. He was born in Peebles, Scotland. He was one of Great …

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Harry Meade

Harry Meade About British Equestrian event rider known for being the youngest rider to ever win the Armada Dish. He’s the son of Richard Meade, a three-time Olympic gold medalist in equestrian who was largely considered the country’s best ever to compete in the sport. Other Informations He grew up riding in the Pony Club …

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Peder Fredricson

Peder Fredricson About Swedish equestrian who is recognized for having brought home silver medals from the 2004 Summer Olympics and the 2016 Summer Olympics. He has gone on to garner more than 150,000 Instagram followers.  Other Informations He made his Olympic debut at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona.  He won a gold medal at the 2017 European Championships.  He …

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Malin Baryard

Malin Baryard About Equestrian who has competed in show jumping. She placed 107th individually at the 2006 World Equestrian Games. She has over 100,000 followers on her malinbaryard Instagram account. Other Informations She started riding at the age of 6 and won gold in the Swedish Championships at 14. She placed 49th in the 1996 Summer Olympics, but also 10th within …