Three Olympians and the thoroughbreds they rode to represent Australia

8 October 2021 Written by VRC

Eventing is one of three Olympic equestrian disciplines at which Australia has been extraordinarily successful, winning back-to-back gold medals at the Barcelona, Atlanta, and Sydney Olympics, silver medal at Beijing and bronze at Rio. Thoroughbreds have been an important element of this success. In this video, hear from three Australian Olympians as they share their memories about the thoroughbreds they rode when representing their country.