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  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Riders praise Tokyo set-up as equestrian legend Jung wins test event

    The Tokyo 1964 Olympic equestrian centre has been given a stunning facelift, while the Bay-side cross-country route is beautiful. The riders can’t wait to get to grips with it again next summer. 
    15 Aug 2019 | Olympic News, Tokyo 2020, Equestrian, Tokyo 2020 test events
  • News | Olympic News

    Dressage legend Isabell Werth and her horses

    For Isabell Werth, the most decorated Olympic equestrian athlete of all time, it is simple: the horse is everything. “Without a top horse you have nothing, you are just a rider, nothing more,” said the German who has won six gold and four silver medals in dressage during a career which has, to date, spanned five Olympic Games.
    11 Sep 2019 | Olympic News, Germany, Equestrian / Dressage
  • Document

    Equestrian Sport

    To discover when equestrian sports appeared on the programme of the Olympic Games and how the different events evolved from 1900 to our days: introduction of women’s events, etc.
  • Document

    Equestrian Sport

    To discover when equestrian sports appeared on the programme of the Olympic Games and how the different events evolved from 1900 to our days: introduction of women’s events, etc.
  • A pole vaulting pioneer - Frank Foss | Video

    A pole vaulting pioneer - Frank Foss

    Pole vaulting is already a daring sport by definition. For the pioneers of the sport in the 1920 Antwerp Olympic Games, that was even clearer.   The American athlete Frank Foss was one of those pioneers who vaulted over the marks with nothing to land on but a sandbox similar to what is used in the long jump.   During the 1920 Antwerp Olympic Games, Foss won the Olympic gold medal and established a new world record with a height of 4.09 metres.
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