World of Showjumping
Menu

This week

Coming weeks

FEI European Championships ...
Portugal

CSI5* LGCT Berlin
Germany

CSI5*/CSI2* Traverse ...
USA

CSI4* Saugertiers
USA

CSIO4* EEF Final Warsaw
Poland

CSI3* Lier
Belgium

CSI3* Samorin
Slovakia

CSI3* Tryon
USA

CSI2* Hickstead
Great Britain

CSI2* Moscow
Russia

CSI2* Megeve
France

CSI2* San Giovanni in ...
Italy

CSI2* Bornival
Belgium

CSI2* Peelbergen
Netherlands

CSI2* Parker CO
USA

Last minute changes on the German team: Cornado NRW out, Fibonacci in

Sunday, 14 August 2016
The Olympic Games Rio 2016

Marcus Ehning and Cornado NRW on the way to yesterday's training session in Rio. Photo (c) Jenny Abrahamsson.
Marcus Ehning and Cornado NRW on the way to yesterday's training session in Rio. Photo (c) Jenny Abrahamsson.

Last minute changes on the German team before the showjumping starts in Rio in a few hours: Marcus Ehning and Cornado NRW will be replaced by reserve combination Meredith Michaels-Beerbaum and Fibonacci.

An official statement from the German Equestrian Federation says that the stallion probably must have stumbled after Saturday’s warm-up session in Rio. "After consultation with our team veterinarian Jan Hein Swagemakers we have decided that the risk of using Cornado NRW is too big," comments German Chef d’Equipe Otto Becker on the German Equestrian Federation’s website.

 


Source: German Equestrian Federation // Text © World of Showjumping // Picture © Jenny Abrahamsson 



This photo has been added to your cart !

Your shopping cart »
This website is using cookies for statistics, site optimization and retargeting purposes. You consent to our cookies if you continue to use this website. Read more here.