“Until now, there has been little recognition of Para Sports in this country. But the Paralympics have been a good opportunity for many people to learn about Para Equestrian and for them to see how people with various disabilities can get involved in the sport.”
All eyes are on Tokyo as the countdown begins to tomorrow’s Jumping Team Final. Team Sweden led the way in the qualifier, with Team Belgium and Team Germany close behind. Team USA earned a green light as well … stay tuned! (more…)
There’s just one more set of medals to be doled out to equestrians in Tokyo: Team Jumping, which includes a Friday qualifier and a Saturday final with the best 10 teams. See who’s out and who’s in. (more…)
Only 30 of the 73 starters could qualify for tomorrow’s Individual jumping medal-decider, and no Americans made the cut. Now they’ll be turning their attention toward the Jumping Team Qualifier on Friday. Here’s a recap of today’s action from Tokyo!
Imagine taking double gold at your very first Olympics. Now imagine doing it while throwing down a freestyle score of over 90%. Sound like the stuff of daydreams? Today, it became Jessica von Bredow-Werndl’s extraordinary reality.
It may have been a long time coming, but the opening day of Equestrian Dressage at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games more than lived up to expectations. Emotions ran high and so did the scores with superb individual performances. Here’s a recap of day 2. (more…)