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Lee Pearson Takes 12th Gold Medal of Paralympic Career

Thursday, August 26, 2021
Posted by Rob Howell
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TOKYO OLYMPIC AND PARALYMPIC EQUESTRIAN GAMES 2021   |   OLYMPIC EQUESTRIAN GAMES

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Sir Lee Pearson (GBR) won the Grade II Individual test at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games today to take his 12th gold in a Paralympic career which started in Sydney 2000.

Riding Breezer, Pearson scored 76.265% to finish ahead of Pepo Puch (AUT), who rode Sailor's Blue to score 73.441%.

Georgia Wilson (GBR) took the bronze on Sakura, with 72.765%. Wilson was a last minute addition to the team following the withdrawal of Sophie Christiansen. It is her first Paralympic Games. More to follow…

Results here