Michael Hughes
USA

Michael Hughes

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Longines Rankings
307th
Age23
Competing forUnited States of America - USA
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Statistics

Jumping

Number of starts: 634
Number of wins: 21
Only the results from 01 January 2010 included
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2008 Studbook: OLDBG Sex: Gelding
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2011 Studbook: WESTF Sex: Gelding
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2010 Studbook: KWPN Sex: Mare
Date Show Event Competition Obs. Height Horse Position Score
27/01/2018 Oliva, Valencia CSI2* Grand Prix Table A 145 Zerlin M 26
27/01/2018 Oliva, Valencia CSI1* Grand Prix Table A 140 Fidin 31
27/01/2018 Oliva, Valencia CSI2* Two Phases 135 James Bond Van 't Roosakker 23
Ranking/Standing Horse Rank Points
Pan-American Rankings 794 130
Longines Rankings 307 610
Combination in Jumping Zerlin M 492 350
Biography
General Interest
Nicknames Mike, Mikey (Facebook profile, 20 Nov 2014; horsesdaily.com, 30 Sep 2014)
Awards and honours He was presented with the 2015 Maxine Beard Show Jumping Rider Award by the US Equestrian Team [USET] Foundation. The selection was based on his competitive record and potential to represent the United States in international competition. (nj.com, 30 Mar 2015)

He was the overall winner of the US Equestrian Federation [USEF] Show Jumping Talent Award for 2013. (USEF, 07 Oct, 2013)
Famous relatives His father Eamonn and his mother Kathy have both worked as professional horse trainers. (nj.com, 30 Mar 2015)
Other information BELGIAN MOVE
In 2016 he moved to Bocholt, Belgium to work at Enda Carroll's Ashford Farm. "Living in Belgium [is] a lot of fun. I have a lot of really nice horses, a lot of eight-year-olds, and one or two older horses to show." He had previously spent time working for Dietmar Gugler in Germany, and for Missy Clark in the United States of America. (nfstyle.com, 26 Jun 2017; worldofshowjumping.com, 25 Jun 2017)

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