Elke Philipp

Elke Philipp

FEI World Individual Para-Dressage Ranking

Elke PHILIPP is a German athlete and competes in Para-Equestrian Dressage.

Competing forGermany - GER
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Para Dressage

Number of starts: 112
Number of wins: 44
Only the results from 01 January 2010 included
Discipline: Para-Equestrian Dressage Born: 2007 Studbook: HANN Sex: Gelding
Discipline: Para-Equestrian Dressage Born: 2010 Studbook: OLDBG Sex: Stallion
Discipline: Para-Equestrian Dressage Born: 2009 Studbook: HANN Sex: Gelding Last Ride: 2016
Date Show Event Competition Obs. Height Horse Position Score
24/08/2017 Göteborg CH-EU-PED Freestyle Test - Grade 1 Regaliz 3
23/08/2017 Göteborg CH-EU-PED Team Classification Regaliz 2
22/08/2017 Göteborg CH-EU-PED Individual Championship Test Regaliz 2
Ranking/Standing Horse Rank Points
FEI World Individual Para-Dressage Ranking 4 1436
FEI World Individual Para-Dressage Ranking - Grade I 3 1436
General Interest
Hobbies Skiing, swimming, fitness, her dog. (elke-philipp.de, 18 Jul 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto "I am proud to succeed in harmony with my horse and almost completely compensate for my physical injuries. I tell myself every day, 'a disability is a challenge that must be mastered'." (elke-philipp.de, 18 Jul 2016)
Other sports She has twice been German champion in para-skiing. (nordbayern.de, 10 Aug 2013)
Impairment In 1984 she had swelling on the brain as a result of viral meningitis. The condition caused the failure of her physical functions and kept her in hospital for 18 months. She has a permanent tracheotomy to aid breathing and uses crutches, as the left side of her brain is paralysed. (elke-philipp.de, 28 Dec 2014; nordbayern.de, 10 Aug 2013; pferd-aktuell.de, 29 Jul 2013)

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