Ludger Beerbaum
GER

Ludger Beerbaum

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Longines Rankings
33rd

Ludger BEERBAUM is a German athlete and competes in Jumping.

Age54
Competing forGermany - GER
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Statistics

Jumping

Number of starts: 1452
Number of wins: 53
Only the results from 01 January 2010 included
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2003 Studbook: HOLST Sex: Gelding
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2003 Studbook: HOLST Sex: Mare
Chiara 222
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2011 Studbook: WESTF Sex: Stallion
Date Show Event Competition Obs. Height Horse Position Score
15/10/2017 Beijing Bird's Nest CSI3* Grand Prix Table A 145 C Jay 19
14/10/2017 Beijing Bird's Nest CSI3* Team Competition 145 C Jay 5
01/10/2017 Riesenbeck CSI2* Grand Prix Table A 145 Cool Down 7 1
Ranking/Standing Horse Rank Points
Pan-American Rankings 2 2854
Longines Rankings 33 1993
Combination in Jumping Casello 22 1145
Biography
General Interest
Hobbies Skiing, supporting German football team Bayern Munich. (ndr.de, 18 Oct 2013; pikeur.de, 2013)
Most influential person in career German showjumpers Hermann Schridde and Paul Schockemohle. (ludger-beerbaum.de, 28 May 2014)
Injuries In July 2000 he broke his collarbone at an event in Sweden. He recovered in time to compete at the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney. (nbcolympics.com, 24 Aug 2008)

At age 15 he was riding on a cross-country track when his horse started to tire and fell, landing on top of him. He broke five ribs, which caused severe lung damage and he spent a week in a coma. He had a third of his right lung removed and spent six weeks in hospital. It took him more than six months to train himself to breathe properly again. (pikeur.de, 25 Aug 2011; nbcolympics.com, 24 Aug 2008)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Sensible riding, intelligent training and sustainable management are responsible for success in our sport." (riesenbeck-international.com, 06 May 2016)

Medals description

Olympic Games
Gold medal - First place Gold medal - First place
Silver medal - Second place Silver medal - Second place
Bronze medal - Third place Bronze medal - Third place
Ranked Ranked
FEI World Equestrian Games™
Gold medal - First Place
Silver medal - Second place
Bronze medal - Third place
Ranked