Equestrian Medal Table

Not Own Photo, Owned by Rio 2016 Olympics

With all the Equestrian Olympic events now over, I thought I would have a look at the medal board for the equestrian events! And unsurprisingly, Germany came out on top!

Rank Country Gold Silver Bronze
1 Germany 2 2 2
2 France 2 1 0
2 Great Britain 2 1 0
4 USA 0 1 2
5 Sweden 0 1 0
6 Canada 0 0 1
6 Australia 0 0 1

This was thanks to their Fantastic performances in all 3 disciplines! The most memorable of which are Michael Jung’s Individual Eventing Gold, ┬áTeam Dressage Gold and jumping off against Canada to secure Team Bronze in the Show Jumping.

France did very well too! Getting team golds in ┬áboth Eventing and Show Jumping. Where as Great Britain managed 2 Individual golds in the Dressage and the Show Jumping. Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro rode a truly beautiful test an I think Big Star’s enthusiasm for show jumping won over the audience, making his individual Gold with Nick Skelton a beautiful thing.

The USA also did well with 2 team medals in Show Jumping and Dressage, holding their own against the strong European teams.

What were your favourite moments of the Equestrian at Rio 2016?

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