Marcelo Chirico

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Marcelo Chirico
Personal information
Nationality  Uruguay
Born (1992-03-16) March 16, 1992 (age 25)
Rivera, Uruguay
Residence Porto Alegre, Brazil
Sport
Sport Equestrian
Event(s) Show jumper

Marcelo Chirico (born March 16, 1992 in Rivera) is a Uruguayan equestrian and show jumping competitor.

At the 2010 Summer Youth Olympics in Singapore, Chirico won the gold medal in the individual jumping event, becoming the first athlete from Uruguay to win an individual Olympic Gold medal.[1]

In September 2011, Chirico was named the flag bearer for the Uruguayan team at the 2011 Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico.[2]

Horses[edit]

  • Links Hot Gossip - 2010
  • Omanie du Landais - 2011-2012
  • Mondain Normand - 2012

Career highlights[edit]

2009

2010

2011

2012

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