World of Showjumping
Menu

This week

Coming weeks

CSIO5* Nations Cup Final ...
Spain

CSI3* Lexington, KY
USA

CSI3* Militello Val di ...
Italy

CSI2* Vidauban
France

CSI2* Oliva
Spain

CSI2* Gorla Minore
Italy

CSI2* Biarritz
France

CSI2* Keysoe
Great Britain

CSI2* Riesenbeck
Germany

CSI2* Dettighofen - Albführen
Germany

CSI2* Fontainebleau
France

CSI2*-W Tallinn
Estonia

CSI2* Guadalajara
Mexico

CSI2* Buenos Aires
Argentina

CSI2* Bonheiden
Belgium

Pius Schwizer's Ulysse X retired from the sport in Zürich

Sunday, 28 January 2018
Sport

Pius Schwizer retired his long-time partner Ulysse X (Nonstop x Jus de Pomme) on Saturday at the CSI5*-W event in Zürich, Switzerland. The 21-year-old gelding has had a long and successful career with the Swiss rider, and was a part of the gold medal winning Swiss team at the European Championships at Windsor in 2009 as well as coming second in the FEI World Cup Final in Geneva in 2010 just to mention a few highlights.

Pius thanked off his loyal partner, stating how horses are not sport equipment that can simply be forgotten in the back of the closet – Ulysse will be enjoying his retirement on the field and hacking out with his grooms. And, he won't be alone: He will have a tiny pony to keep him company at all times! 

(c) World of Showjumping
Hello, little one - this pony will be keeping Ulysse X company!


Text and pictures © World of Showjumping by Nanna Nieminen



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.