Equestrian at the 2012 Summer Paralympics

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Equestrian
at the XIV Paralympic Games
Equestrian pictogram.svg
Paralympic Equestrian
Venue Greenwich Park
Dates 30 August – 4 September 2012
«2008 2016»
Equestrian at the
2012 Summer Paralympics
Equestrian pictogram.svg
Individual championship   Ia   Ib   II   III   IV
Individual freestyle Ia Ib II III IV
Mixed team

Equestrian at the 2012 Summer Paralympics consisted of 11 dressage events. The competitions was held in the Greenwich Park from 30 August to 4 September.

Classification[edit]

Riders were given a classification depending on the type and extent of their disability. The classification system allowed riders to compete against others with a similar level of function.

Equestrian classes were:

  • I, for riders with impaired limb function, or poor balance and good upper limb function
  • II, for riders with locomotion impairment
  • III, for blind riders with moderate locomotion impairment
  • IV, for riders with some visual impairment or impaired function in one or two limbs

Events[edit]

For each of the events below, medals were contested for one or more of the above classifications. After each classification are given the dates that the event was contested. All events were mixed, meaning that men and women competed together.

  • Mixed individual championship
    • Grade Ia
    • Grade Ib
    • Grade II
    • Grade III
    • Grade IV
  • Mixed individual freestyle
    • Grade Ia
    • Grade Ib
    • Grade II
    • Grade III
    • Grade IV
  • Mixed team

Medal table[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Great Britain (GBR) 5 5 1 11
2  Germany (GER) 2 3 2 7
3  Belgium (BEL) 2 0 0 2
4  Austria (AUT) 1 0 1 2
5  Australia (AUS) 1 0 0 1
6  Ireland (IRL) 0 1 2 3
7  Singapore (SIN) 0 1 1 2
8  Finland (FIN) 0 1 0 1
9  Denmark (DEN) 0 0 2 2
9  Netherlands (NED) 0 0 2 2
Total 11 11 11 33

Medal summary[edit]

Medalists[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Individual championship test grade Ia
details
 Sophie Christiansen
Great Britain (GBR)
 Helen Kearney
Ireland (IRL)
 Laurentia Tan
Singapore (SIN)
Individual championship test grade Ib
details
 Joann Formosa
Australia (AUS)
 Lee Pearson
Great Britain (GBR)
 Pepo Puch
Austria (AUT)
Individual championship test grade II
details
 Natasha Baker
Great Britain (GBR)
 Britta Näpel
Germany (GER)
 Angelika Trabert
Germany (GER)
Individual championship test grade III
details
 Hannelore Brenner
Germany (GER)
 Deborah Criddle
Great Britain (GBR)
 Annika Dalskov
Denmark (DEN)
Individual championship test grade IV
details
 Michèle George
Belgium (BEL)
 Sophie Wells
Great Britain (GBR)
 Frank Hosmar
Netherlands (NED)
Individual freestyle test grade Ia
details
 Sophie Christiansen
Great Britain (GBR)
 Laurentia Tan
Singapore (SIN)
 Helen Kearney
Ireland (IRL)
Individual freestyle test grade Ib
details
 Pepo Puch
Austria (AUT)
 Katja Karjalainen
Finland (FIN)
 Lee Pearson
Great Britain (GBR)
Individual freestyle test grade II
details
 Natasha Baker
Great Britain (GBR)
 Britta Näpel
Germany (GER)
 Angelika Trabert
Germany (GER)
Individual freestyle test grade III
details
 Hannelore Brenner
Germany (GER)
 Deborah Criddle
Great Britain (GBR)
 Annika Dalskov
Denmark (DEN)
Individual freestyle test grade IV
details
 Michèle George
Belgium (BEL)
 Sophie Wells
Great Britain (GBR)
 Frank Hosmar
Netherlands (NED)
Team
details
 Great Britain (GBR)
Lee Pearson
Sophie Wells
Deborah Criddle
Sophie Christiansen
 Germany (GER)
Angelika Trabert
Britta Näpel
Steffen Zeibig
Hannelore Brenner
 Ireland (IRL)
Eilish Byrne
James Dwyer
Geraldine Savage
Helen Kearney

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