Olympic Games – Eventing
Time to go back to the Olympics…
First of all : Eventing !
Our four eventing riders gave the best of themselves to win the Gold Medal… And they did it ! Eventing riders were the first to offer a Gold Medal to France.
During the eventing test, Astier Nicolas and Mathieu Lemoine, GPA riders, worn their Jock-Up One, our helmet especially made for evening riders and jockey’s safety.
And during the jumping test, the entire team rode wis GPA jackets while Mathieu and Astier also wore their GPA helmets, the Speed Air.
At the end of the day, Astier was also individual Silver medalist.
Olympic Games – Showjumping
Few days after the eventing, it was time for Showjumping.
And they did it too !
This was a new gold medal for France.
The four riders of the Team also rode with GPA jackets.
You can see (or see again) all the interviews and articles about this beautiful day in this press release.
Thank you !
The entire GPA Team wants to say thank you to all the riders who represent our brand during the Olympics. Congratulations to you and all your Teams for your performances and your hard work during past 4 years to win you qualification.
Kara Chad (CAN) – First Lady 4S Carbon
Tiffany Foster (CAN) – First Lady 4S Carbon
Amy Millar (CAN) – First Lady 4S Carbon
Rene Lopez (COL) – Speed Air 4S
Karim Elzoghby (EGY) – Speed Air 4S Carbon
Sergio Alvarez Moya (ESP) – Speed Air 2X Carbon
Mathieu Lemoine (FRA) – Jock Up One / Speed Air 2X
Penelope Leprevost (FRA) – First Lady 4S Carbon
Astier Nicolas (FRA) – Jock Up One / Speed Air 2X
Philippe Rozier (FRA) – Speed Air 2X Carbon
Ben Maher (GBR) – Speed Air Carbon
Christian Ahlmann (GER) – Speed Air 4S Carbon
Taizo Sugitani (JPN) – Speed Air 4S
Abdelkebir Ouaddar (MAR) – Speed Air 2X Carbon
Charlotte Mordasini (SUE) – First Lady 2X
Rolf -Göran Bengtsson (SUE) – Speed Air 2X Leather
Isheau Wong (TPE) – First Lady 2X
World n° 1 !
Congratulations to Christian Ahlmann who’s the n°1 rider of the Longines World Ranking list !
This month, Penelope Leprevost is n°3 and she’s also the best female rider in the world. Well done Penelope.