Ben Maher
GBR

Ben Maher

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Longines Rankings
8th

Ben MAHER is a British athlete and competes in Jumping.

Age35
Competing forGreat Britain - GBR
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Statistics

Jumping

Number of starts: 1737
Number of wins: 111
Only the results from 01 January 2010 included
Year2016
Horse Tic Tac
Individual Rank 25
Team Rank 12
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2003 Studbook: SBS Sex: Stallion
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2009 Studbook: BWP Sex: Stallion
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2008 Studbook: DSP Sex: Gelding
Date Show Event Competition Obs. Height Horse Position Score
09/12/2018 Geneva CSI5* Prix de l'Institut International de Lancy 140 Concona
09/12/2018 Geneva CSI5* Rolex Grand Prix 160 Explosion W 7
08/12/2018 Geneva CSI5* Coupe de Genève 155 F One Usa 32
Ranking/Standing Horse Rank Points
Longines Rankings 8 2645
Pan-American Rankings 6 2540
FEI Jumping World Cup™ Standings 61 0
Biography
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement Winning gold in the team equestrian jumping at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (cnn.com, 06 Aug 2018)
Most influential person in career Trainer Steven Smith. (telegraph.co.uk, 06 Aug 2012)
Hero / Idol British equestrian jumper Robert Smith, German equestrian jumper Ludger Beerbaum. (globalchampionstour.com, 22 Jun 2018)
Injuries In April 2013 he fell and fractured his lower back at the Winter Equestrian Festival [WEF] in Wellington, FL, United States of America. He was still able to complete the competition. (horseandcountry.tv, 04 Apr 2013)

He was kicked in the head by one of his horses in November 2012 after the animal slipped as he was walking it in his yard. The cut was glued rather than stitched and he claimed to be fine after the accident. (horseandhound.co.uk, 13 Nov 2012)

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