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Rio 2016: British Superstar, 58 Year-Old Nick Skelton, Wins Show Jumping Gold!

It was a thriller in Rio today where 58 year-old British rider Nick Skelton bested 35 of the world’s best horse and rider combinations to secure an individual gold in the 2016 Olympic games. The morning started at 10am Rio… Continue Reading →

Rio 2016: Who’s in, Who’s Out After Round A of Show Jumping Individual Final

Guilherme Jorge’s course for round A of the individual final was big and technical, but the 35 starters showed us why they’re the best in the world. A lucky 13 were clear with 0 faults while 2 riders jumped clean… Continue Reading →

Rio 2016: Individual Show Jumping Final - Order of Go & What You Need to Know

There’s just one more day of equestrian competition at the 2016 Rio Olympics and it’s destined to be an exciting one as 35 horse and rider combinations square off tomorrow morning for the first round of the individual show jumping… Continue Reading →

Rio 2016: France is Golden Again! Team USA Pick Up Silver and Bronze Goes to Germany

It was an absolute thriller in Rio today where team medals were decided in dramatic fashion as France and the USA nailed down gold and silver, and Canada and Germany jumped-off for the Bronze. Giulherme Jorge’s track was big and… Continue Reading →

Rio 2016: Results from Show Jumping Day 2

It was a thrilling day of Show Jumping in Rio today, where each round counted toward both a team and individual score. 8 teams move on to tomorrow’s round, and the top 45 individuals with fewer than 10 faults over… Continue Reading →

Rio 2016: Tuesday’s Show Jumping Start List

Tomorrow’s Olympic Show Jumping competition kicks off at 9am eastern. Watch live on or see limited coverage on NBC from 12:30-1:00pm. Here’s the start list: 1. Luciana Diniz (POR) – Fit for Fun 2. Rene Lopez (COL)– Con Dios… Continue Reading →

Rio 2016: Charlotte “Queen of Dressage” Dujardin & Valegro have Done it Again!

They’ve done it again! Charlotte “dressage queen” Dujardin and her partner Valegro have defended their Olympic gold with a freestyle score of 93.875%. The test was executed to near perfection - something we’ve come to expect from the pair. Dujardin’s… Continue Reading →

Rio 2016: Germany Wins Dressage Gold, Great Britain and USA Take Silver and Bronze

Like re-booting to re-establish a connection, Germany clinched team Dressage gold in considerable style at the Olympic Equestrian Park in Deodoro today. Germany has now won eight of the last nine Olympic team Dressage contests - with only Great Britain… Continue Reading →

Rio 2016: Hermes Ryan Pulled from Competition, Ending Delestre’s Olympics

World No.2 Show Jumping rider, France’s Simon Delestre, has pulled his horse Hermes Ryan from Olympic competition. The horse has reportedly suffered a micro fracture on his hock, the cause of which remains unknown. Delestre released the following message on… Continue Reading →

Rio 2016: Michael Jung and Sam are Back-to-Back Olympic Champions

Michael Jung and Sam FBW are gold medal winners yet again! Jung is just the third rider to win back-to-back gold medals and Sam the first horse to do so since Mark Todd’s Charisma in 1988. And to think Sam… Continue Reading → | © 2020 The Inside Rein — Powered by WordPress

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