Stuart Tinney
AUS

Stuart Tinney

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FEI Eventing World Athlete Rankings
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Stuart TINNEY is an Australian athlete and competes in Eventing.

Age57
Competing forAustralia - AUS
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Statistics

Eventing

Number of starts: 219
Number of wins: 25
Only the results from 01 January 2010 included
Year2021
Horse Leporis
Individual Rank
Team Rank
Discipline: Eventing Born: 2011 Studbook: HOLST Sex: Gelding
Discipline: Eventing Born: 2011 Studbook: HOLST Sex: Gelding
Discipline: Eventing Born: 2008 Studbook: MECKL Sex: Gelding
Date Show Event Competition Obs. Height Horse Position Score
30/07/2021 Tokyo Olympic Games-C Olympic Games - Eventing Leporis
17/04/2021 Robertson NSW CCI3*-S CCI3*-S Sir Pepper 40
17/04/2021 Robertson NSW CCI4*-S CCI4*-S Celebration 1
Ranking/Standing Horse Rank Points
FEI Eventing World Athlete Rankings 25 415
FEI Eventing Zone Rankings 3 415
Biography
General Interest
Injuries He sustained a broken foot and required surgery due to an accident while playing volleyball in 2020. (tinneyeventing.com, 16 Mar 2020)

He broke his back in November 2014 and was unable to ride for three months. (australian3de.com.au, 22 Sep 2015; horsemagazine.com, 30 Aug 2015)
Awards and honours He received the 2019 Rider of the Year award from Equestrian New South Wales in Australia. (tinneyeventing.com, 16 Mar 2020)

In 2017 he was inducted into the Equestrian Australia Hall of Fame. (equestrianlife.com.au, 24 Mar 2017)

He was inducted into the New South Wales [NSW] Hall of Champions in 2013. (equestrian.org.au, 24 Jul 2013)

He received the Anna Savage Medal for Best and Fairest Rider in Australia in 1997, 2000, 2007, and 2010. (tinneyeventing.com, 17 Dec 2019; equestrian.org, 11 Nov 2011)

He was inducted into the Sport Australia Hall of Fame in 2003. (Facebook page, 11 Jul 2017)

He was presented with the Medal of the Order of Australia [OAM] in 2000. (Facebook page, 11 Jul 2017)
Famous relatives His daughters Gemma and Jaymee have competed in eventing at elite level in Australia. His wife Karen is an equestrian coach. (Facebook page, 26 Nov 2021; tinneyeventing.com, 04 Nov 2021; horsemagazine.com, 30 Aug 2015)
Other information STABLES
He and his wife Karen run Tinney Eventing in Sydney, NSW, Australia, where they coach riders and train and trade horses for eventing. (Facebook page, 26 Nov 2021; tinneyeventing.com, 04 Nov 2021)

OTHER ACTIVITIES
He served as chef d'equipe of the Australian eventing team at the 2018 World Equestrian Games [WEG] in Tryon, NC, United States of America, and the 2019 Oceania Championships in New Zealand. "Being on the other side of the fence certainly makes you appreciate how much the chef does and how much organisation is involved. It's been exhausting at times but very rewarding." (equestrian.org.au, 12 May 2019; olympics.com.au, 18 Sep 2018; equestrian.org.au, 22 Aug 2018; equestrianhub.com.au, 17 Aug 2018)

AUTHOR
He has written a book about cross-country riding called 'Making the Time'. (discoverhorses.com, 31 May 2012; The Horse Magazine, 04 Aug 2005)

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 Championships
Gold medal - First Place
Silver medal - Second place
Bronze medal - Third place
Ranked
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