Jeroen Dubbeldam

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Jeroen Dubbeldam
Hessischen Ministerpräsidenten Jeroen Dubbeldam 1 2013.jpg
Personal information
Full name Jeroen Dubbeldam
Nationality  Netherlands
Discipline Show jumping
Born (1973-04-15) 15 April 1973 (age 43)
Zwolle, Netherlands
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 187 lb (85 kg; 13 st 5 lb)

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

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]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2000 Summer Olympics – Sydney, Australia – Equestrian" databaseOlympics.com. Retrieved 26 September 2008
  2. ^ Associated Press (7 September 2014) Dubbeldam wins jumping at World Equestrian Games Yahoo.News
  3. ^ "The Flagbearers for the Rio 2016 Opening Ceremony". 2016-08-16. Retrieved 2016-08-27. 
  4. ^ "Rio 2016". Rio 2016. Retrieved 2016-08-27. 
  5. ^ "Rio 2016". Rio 2016. Retrieved 2016-08-27. 
Olympic Games
Preceded by
Dorian van Rijsselberghe
Flagbearer for  Netherlands
Rio de Janeiro 2016
Succeeded by
Incumbent