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Matteo LEONARDI

Matteo LEONARDI, Italian Jumping athlete.

Name Matteo LEONARDI
FEI ID 10073449
Gender Male
Date of Birth 19/07/1996
Competing for Italy - ITA
Registration Jumping 2019
Last update 13/08/2019
FEI Database


Jumping 70x70
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? "My passion for horses began one day when my mother drove me to a stable for my first riding lesson. I started dreaming from then."
Name of coach Gianluca Bormioli [personal]
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement Representing Italy at the 2018 Nations Cup event in Uggerhalne, Denmark. (ridersacademy.eu, 01 Oct 2018)
Hero / Idol German rider Marcus Ehning. (ridersacademy.eu, 01 Oct 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto "A horse can give his speed and strength to the rider, and a wise rider never forgets he just borrowed them." (Facebook page, 06 Apr 2019)
Other information CAREER He is a graduate of the educational programme at the Young Riders Academy in Switzerland. The project teaches young riders about economic, legal and veterinarian issues related to equestrian sport, as well as providing sporting clinics. (cavallomagazine.it, 09 Mar 2019, 15 May 2018; ridersacademy.eu, 2018)
Further Personal Information
Residence Mezzana, ITA
Occupation Athlete
Languages Italian