The youth olympic games are an elite sporting event held every four years in which athletes aged 15 to 18 come from around the world to represent their nation in 28 different sports. All the best photo and video highlights of equestrian at the rio 2016 summer games olympics, plus official results and medals by event and athlete. The heart of special olympics is competitions, the races, matches, tournaments and games for people with intellectual disabilities. Aug 22, 2016 the home of rio 2016 olympics on bbc sport online. Usain bolt is by far the most decorated sprinter of all times. Pages in category equestrian at the 2016 summer olympics the following 8 pages are in this category, out of 8 total. Aug 12, 2016 when 52yearold beezie madden enters the arena on sunday for the equestrian team jumping competition, she will officially become team usas eldest veteran to compete in the 2016 olympics in rio. View gold, silver and bronze medals won in the olympics 2016 in sports like athletics, boxing, cycling, gymnastics, hockey and swimming. Build excitement and support our equestrian 2 and 4 legged athletes.
Equestrian at the 2016 summer olympics individual jumping. The equine pathway olympic disciplines only seeks to identify horses that. Equestrian sports are among those contested at the summer olympic games. Germany wins dressage team grand prix special youtube. Olympic eventing team and one traveling reserve for the rio 2016 olympic games. The event will start on august 07 and conclude on august 19 2016. This is the first in a series that will explore some of the less wellknown sports that are going on in the 2016 rio olympics. A total of six gold medals will be awarded in individual and team events of all the three categories. Aug 15, 2016 in the equestrian version of ballroom dancing, horses must appear relaxed. This is a sport that seems to be a holdover from a. Rating is available when the video has been rented. The united states has qualified for the 2020 tokyo olympic games in jumping and dressage a result of winning team gold and silver, respectively, at the fei world equestrian. The individual jumping in equestrian at the rio 2016 summer olympics was held from 14 19 august. Rio olympics 2016 how to take part equestrian could be called the only truly egalitarian event at the games, as men and women compete together and.
The balance, the stability and the right communication between the horse and the rider is a key element for success in equestrian sport. She moved to florida with diddy and seriously pursued training under debbie mcdonald. Us equestrian june 29, 2016 we are pleased to announce the u. Charlotte dujardin wins third olympic gold with individual dressage. Aug 02, 2016 equestrian is a sport that lends itself to longevity, and the field at the 2016 rio olympics is packed with longtime veterans though missing one notable name and firsttimers alike. Phillip dutton, oldest us olympian in rio, earns individual evening bronze. These us olympic equestrian team members are making a statement about. A firstperson introduction to the sport of equestrian eventing. Team gb will send 366 athletes to rio for the 2016 olympic games. Results for the rio 2016 olympics equestrian jumping individual. Equestrian is a sport that lends itself to longevity, and the field at the 2016 rio olympics is packed with longtime veterans though missing one. Jessie has as good of a chance as anybody right now, nbc olympics equestrian analyst. This list may not reflect recent changes learn more. These us olympic equestrian team members are making a.
Germany takes the gold in the dressage team grand prix special, beating the usa by about threepoints. Jun 20, 2016 the usef has named four athletehorse combinations to the u. Rio 2016 opens olympic equestrian centre olympic news. Medals were awarded in three disciplines for both individual and team competitions. The british olympic association has today announced the 12 athletes that will compete for team gb across the three equestrian disciplines of eventing, dressage and jumping at the rio 2016 olympic games. Olympic equestrian team enters the rio 2016 olympic games with top accolades in its portfolio. Dressage rio 2016 sport entries fei definite entries 20 july 2016 last update on 25 july 2016. Rio 2016equestrianeventing videos best olympic videos. In the jumping competition, riderhorse combinations accrue penalty points, or faults during a timed round. In many ways, these competitions are like sports run by any other organization, but there are some key differences. Rio 2016equestrian dressage photos best olympic photos. Usas oldest olympian wins equestrian medal at age 52 fox.
Rio 2016equestrian jumping photos best olympic photos. Aug 05, 2016 equestrian is a longstanding fixture in the olympics, having been part of the games for over 100 years. The equestrian program at the games features team and individual jumping championships in a format modeled after the olympic games, with a few twists. Team final rio 2016 replays skip to main content weve partnered with selected media partners in the us to bring you olympic channel plus content. The medals were presented by gerardo werthein, ioc member, argentina and luiz roberto giugni, executive board member of the fei. Eventing list of nominated entries 01 july 2016 list of qualified nations updated 01 july 2016. Helena du pont first woman to participate in equestrian was from the united states at the 1964 tokyo games. Top riders will continue to the individual freestyle monday, 815. Find the full live coverage of the youth olympic games with over 10 channels available on or by downloading the olympic tv app for. Individual cross country of the equestrian during the 2016 rio olympic games at the olympic equestrian centre in rio on. Includes the latest news stories, results, fixtures, video and audio. Aug 05, 2016 olympic equestrian crowd favorites and dark horses sports by admin on august 5, 2016 add comment 2280 views 2 min read artistry, precision, and a combined team effort make equestrian one of the most beautiful sporting events at the summer olympics. Threeday event presented by land rover 2016 rolex kentucky threeday.
Download this free vector about equestrian sport infographic, and discover more than 6 million professional graphic resources on freepik. Olympic show jumping team and one traveling reserve combination for the rio 2016 olympic games. Olympic show jumping team for the rio 2016 olympic games. Jumping all have singles and team so 6 medals germany 23 gold medals and sweden 17 gold medals are most successful in equestrian. Individual equestrian jumping qualification round highlights. France won the gold medal in eventing on tuesday in a dramatic show jumping final, rising two places after the cross country phase when. For the rio olympics 2016, equestrian event will be organized at national equestrian center. The equestrian competitions will include team and individual competitions in. Results for the rio 2016 olympics equestrian eventing individual. Aug 06, 2016 the 2016 olympic games in rio formally commenced as the opening ceremony welcomed 10,000 athletes from around the world. Rebecca howard of canada clears a jump during the cross country eventing at the olympic equestrian centre on august 8, 2016. Dorothee schneider cements germanys lead and helps the team win gold in the equestrian dressage team grand prix special. Usas oldest olympian wins equestrian medal at age 52. A direct reserve horse would be an automatic replacement should the original horse on which an athlete was named need to be substituted.
Aug 10, 2016 wednesday is the first day of rio 2016s olympic equestrian dressage events, which were first introduced in the 1912 games, where participation was limited to military officers and gentlemen. Threetime olympic medallist william foxpitt with chilli morning will feature in the eventing team along with kitty king riding ceylor l a n and izzy taylor on allercombe ellie. Lucy davis, kent farrington, beezie madden, and mclain ward. Aug 03, 2016 since 1952 helsinki olympics, women have been participating with men in the mixed events. Equestrian at the 2016 summer olympics team eventing. Equestrian schedule rio 2016 olympic games bbc sport. As a part of our efforts to protect the health of our employees, us equestrian is.1253 757 350 63 1088 969 201 232 1196 608 151 1202 999 909 1331 413 1428 864 1412 2 832 623 191 498 766 650 802 1341 1168 323 976 713 1218 655 1270 1219 944 1441 389