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showjumping

the riding of horses in competitions to demonstrate skill in jumping over or between various obstacles
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At 58 Nick became Team GB's oldest individual gold medallist by winning in Rio and became the first British showjumper to triumph in his seventh Olympic Games.
Showjumper Millie Allen is heading to Olympia in a fortnight's time to compete in the London International Horse Show <B
Showjumper Alexandra Johnson |riding Cuki (above and Romeo (below) STEVE DAWE
Matthew Young, a four-year old boy has died in a hospital after sustaining serious injuries he suffered when he was a crushed by a horse at the yard of his uncle, Alex Barr, one of Britain's leading showjumpers.
LIVERPOOL-BORN showjumper Peter Charles helped score a gold medal for Team GB in the event for the first time in 60 years.
Countdown to Games with 50 Welsh Olympic heroes 18SIR HARRY LLEWELLYN: Showjumper Llewellyn, of Aberdare, and his famous horse Foxhunter were part of the medal-winning GB team in successive Games, with bronze in London 1948 and gold in Helsinki 1952 (the only British gold at those Games).
Illustrious owner JP Mc-Manus is one of the notable clients of the former Welsh junior international showjumper, and Scoter Fontaine (9-2) was one of those to race in his green and gold colours in the Weatherbys Bank Novices' Handicap Chase.
Which showjumper made a famous V-sign gesture at a 1971 event?
The Accenture Young Showjumper of the Year crown, meanwhile, went to Britain's Matthew Sampson, with Joe Clayton second and Welsh prospect Carian Scudamore third.
OLYMPIC showjumper Nick Skelton joked that the Queen could give him a few tips after they met during a reception to honour Team GB's incredible success in Brazil.
Three of the championship finals take place tomorrow and will have the added bonus of being awarded their prizes by Dodson & Horrell Brand Ambassador and young international showjumper, Yazmin Pinchen, who this year won the Grand Prix CSI4*at Bolesworth International.
TOP Huddersfield showjumper Robert Whitaker has hit back at "lager louts" accusations over his dream wedding.