Jeroen Dubbeldam

Jeroen Dubbeldam (born 15 April 1973 in Zwolle) is a Dutch show jumping champion.

Jeroen Dubbeldam
Hessischen Ministerpräsidenten Jeroen Dubbeldam 1 2013.jpg
Personal information
Full nameJeroen Dubbeldam
Nationality Netherlands
DisciplineShow jumping
Born (1973-04-15) 15 April 1973 (age 48)
Zwolle, Netherlands
Height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight187 lb (85 kg; 13 st 5 lb)
Medal record
Representing the  Netherlands
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 2000 Sydney Individual jumping
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2006 Aachen Team jumping
Gold medal – first place 2014 Normandy Team jumping
Gold medal – first place 2014 Normandy Individual jumping
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 2007 Mannheim Team jumping
Gold medal – first place 2015 Aachen Individual jumping
Gold medal – first place 2015 Aachen Team jumping
Bronze medal – third place 1999 Hickstead Team jumping
Bronze medal – third place 2005 San Patrignano Individual jumping
Jeroen Dubbeldam on Utasha, Wiesbaden 2013

Dubbeldam competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics held in Sydney, where he won a gold medal in Individual Jumping on the horse De Sjiem.[1]

He won gold in the individual jumping event at the 2014 World Equestrian Games in Normandy, France [2] as well as being part of the winning Dutch team in the team jumping event on the horse Zenith FN.

Dubbeldam also won Team and Individual gold at the 2015 Aachen European Show Jumping Championships on the horse Zenith FN.

Dubbeldam qualified for the 2016 Summer Olympics and was the Dutch flag bearer for the Parade of Nations.[3] In Individual Jumping, he placed 7th on the horse Zenith.[4] In the Team Jumping competition, the Dutch team finished in 7th place.[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2000 Summer Olympics – Sydney, Australia – Equestrian" Archived 4 December 2014 at the Wayback Machine databaseOlympics.com. Retrieved 26 September 2008
  2. ^ Associated Press (7 September 2014) Dubbeldam wins jumping at World Equestrian Games Archived 5 March 2016 at the Wayback Machine Yahoo.News
  3. ^ "The Flagbearers for the Rio 2016 Opening Ceremony". 16 August 2016. Retrieved 27 August 2016.
  4. ^ "Rio 2016". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 22 August 2016. Retrieved 27 August 2016.
  5. ^ "Rio 2016". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 26 August 2016. Retrieved 27 August 2016.
Olympic Games
Preceded by
Flagbearer for   Netherlands
Rio de Janeiro 2016
Succeeded by