Show Jumping News

Show Jumping News

Check out the latest show jumping news.

In a thrilling finale to the equestrian competition out at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Great Britain’s Nick Skelton was crowned the Individual Jumping Olympic Champion with his ride Big Star, and with it becomes the first British athlete to win an equestrian jumping individual gold medal for Team GB.

Great Britain’s Nick Skelton and Ben Maher have successfully qualified for Friday’s Individual Jumping Final after producing some skilful riding earlier today at the Olympic Equestrian Centre in Deodoro, Rio.

Under the patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Mohammed Bin Hamad Al Thani, Al Shaqab, a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), has announced the top riders set to participate in CHI AL SHAQAB 2016, taking place from 2 – 5 March 2016 in Doha, Qatar.

British Showjumping reached a major milestone on December 31 - a day that marked 90 years since the Association was officially incorporated.

In conjunction with The Pony Club, British Showjumping have joined forces with schools across the country to launch a National Schools Team & Individual Championship series.

Huddersfield’s William Whitaker partnering his uncle Michael’s 10 year-old chestnut geldling Balibu took the top spot in the 1.45m Grand Prix held as part of the CSI 2* International Show hosted at the College Equestrian, Keysoe on 29th November.

John Whitaker and Argento produced one of just three double clears on Sunday 8th November to finish in the runner up spot in the dramatic CSI4* 1.60m Grand Prix in Leige, Belgium.

Di Lampard, the World Class Showjumping Performance Manager has announced her squad of five for this year’s Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup Final in Barcelona which takes place between 24th – 27th September 2015.

Di Lampard, the World Class Showjumping Performance Manager has announced her team for the FEI 5* Furusiyya Nations Cup which takes place at Spruce Meadows, Calgary.

It was Jeroen Dubbeldam for the Netherlands with SFN Zenith that took Individual Gold a few moments ago at the FEI European Championships in Aachen.   In 3rd place overnight his clear in the first round and just a time fault in the second in today’s final competition saw them finish on 3.68 penalties which was enough for them climb into the Gold medal position.

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