Under Olympic rules, all four team members return for the jump-off with the best three scores counting. When the first three riders for the German team – Christian Ahlmann riding Taloubet Z, Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum with Fibonacci, and Daniel Deusser aboard First Class – all posted perfect... Read More
The second Olympic Team medal for the French since Montreal (CAN) in 1976, had the son of one of the Team's Montreal's victory get the Gold again. Read More
The team is composed ofLucy Davis and Barron, Kent Farrington and Voyeur, Beezie Madden and Cortes 'C', and McLain Ward and Azur. More news coming soon. Read More
The U.S. Showjumping team will go into the next round of competition as a three man team due to the withdrawl of Beezie Madden's Cortes 'C'. Read More
Guilherme Jorge's course was less technical than what he had set for Sunday's first individual qualifier. He included added dimensions with long approaches to the fences for a time allowed of 81 seconds that proved to be a challenge for some riders. Power, speed, and accuracy proved to be the... Read More
Brazil, Germany, The Netherlands and USA all tied for the lead on a zero score after the first round of Team Jumping at Deodoro Olympic Park today, with France trailing by just a single time fault going into tomorrow’s second-round medal decider. . Farrington wasn’t getting too carried away... Read More
The pressure was on for Graves (Geneva, Fla.) and her own Verdades, a 14-year-old KWPN gelding. The combination was competing in its first Olympic Games, and turned in personal bests in the Grand Prix and Grand Prix Special, leading the U.S. to the Team Bronze medal. Read More
Great Britains's Charlotte Dujardin could hardly contain her emotions after securing the Gold Medal victory. “He couldn’t have done anymore” she said of the much-loved horse who is known at home as Blueberry. Read More
The first course designed by Brazil’s Guilherme Jorge was a tough one. German ace Ludger Beerbaum (52) said “I wasn’t expecting it to be so big, and to have the water jump on the first day too!” after his horse, Casello, hit only the very last obstacle on the 12-fence track. However all of his... Read More
Guilherme Jorge's show jumping course was technical and challenging. Riders faced a forward-riding course with a time allowed of 82 seconds. Many competitors had trouble at fence 7, the liverpool, and at fence 11a-b, a wide square oxer to an airy musically-designed vertical plank. Out of the 75... Read More

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