Harrie Smolders

Harrie Smolders

Longines Rankings
Competing forNetherlands - NED
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Number of starts: 2146
Number of wins: 115
Only the results from 01 January 2010 included
Horse Emerald
Individual Rank 27
Team Rank 7
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2004 Studbook: BWP Sex: Stallion
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2004 Studbook: ZANG Sex: Stallion
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2005 Studbook: KWPN Sex: Gelding
Date Show Event Competition Obs. Height Horse Position Score
09/12/2018 Geneva CSI5* Prix de l'Institut International de Lancy 140 Emerald 15
09/12/2018 Geneva CSI5* Rolex Grand Prix 160 Don Vhp Z N.o.p. 5
08/12/2018 Geneva CSI5* Coupe de Genève 155 Emerald
Ranking/Standing Horse Rank Points
Longines Rankings 1 3130
Pan-American Rankings 2 2640
FEI Jumping World Cup™ Standings 61 0
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto "As long as the horses are healthy and love their job we'll keep scoring. I won't force any horse just to get some extra points." (equnews.com, 04 Apr 2018)
Awards and honours He was named the 2017 Rider of the Year in the Netherlands. (noellefloyd.com, 16 Feb 2018)
Ambitions To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (fei.org, 18 May 2018)
Other information EQUESTRIAN BASE
In 2002 he began riding for Axel Verlooy's EuroHorse stable in Grobbendonk, Belgium, where he coaches riders and trains, sources and trades jumping horses. He commutes 60 kilometres each day from his home in Lage-Mierde, Netherlands. (Facebook page, 10 Apr 2017; eurohorse.be, 20 Mar 2017; harriesmolders.com, 13 Mar 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