Olympic Show Jumping in Greenwich Park….

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Published on July 28, 2012

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iders from 40 countries on six continents will compete in the equestrian events of the London 2012 Olympic Games, which get underway on 28 July.

Continuing the Olympic tradition, Jumping is the strongest discipline with 26 nations represented.

Seven nations; Australia, Canada, Great Britain, Germany, the Netherlands, Sweden, and the USA, will be represented by teams in all three Olympic equestrian disciplines of Jumping, Dressage, and Eventing. Four countries – Germany, the Netherlands, the USA, and host nation Great Britain, have qualified the maximum number of 13 riders.

The Olympic equestrian events will take place from 28 July to 9 August at Greenwich Park.

JUMPING

26 nations: ARG, AUS, AZE, BEL, BER, BRA, CAN, CHI, COL, EGY, FRA, GBR, GER, IRL, JOR, JPN, KSA, MEX, NED, POR, RUS, SUI, SWE, SYR, UKR, USA

15 teams: AUS, BEL, BRA, CAN, CHI, FRA, GBR, GER, KSA, MEX, NED, SUI, SWE, UKR, USA

11 nations represented by individuals only: ARG, AZE, BER, COL, EGY, IRL, JOR, JPN, POR, RUS, SYR

75 riders in total

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