Michael Jung (equestrian)

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Michael Jung
Michael Jung, Medal ceremony, EM Vielseitigkeit 2011.JPG
Medal record
Competitor for  Germany
Equestrian
Olympic Games
Gold 2012 London Individual eventing
Gold 2012 London Team eventing
World Equestrian Games
Gold 2010 Kentucky Individual eventing
Gold 2014 Normandy Team eventing
Silver 2014 Normandy Individual eventing
European Championships
Gold 2011 Luhmühlen Team eventing
Gold 2011 Luhmühlen Individual eventing
Gold 2013 Malmö Team eventing
Gold 2013 Malmö Individual eventing
Bronze 2009 Fontainebleau Individual eventing

Michael Jung (born 31 July 1982 Bad Soden am Taunus, Germany) is a German equestrian.[1] At the 2012 Summer Olympics he competed in both the team and the individual eventing, winning both. On 31 July 2012, his 30th birthday, he made eventing history becoming the first rider to ever hold the Olympic, World and European championship titles at the same time.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ short portrait of Dirk Schrade, 2012 German Olympic Team.
  2. ^ bbc.co.uk
Michael Jung riding Sam at the 2011 European Eventing Championship