Boyd Martin
USA

Boyd Martin

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FEI Eventing World Athlete Rankings
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Boyd MARTIN is an American athlete and competes in Eventing.

Age42
Competing forUnited States of America - USA
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Statistics

Eventing

Number of starts: 358
Number of wins: 35

Dressage

Only the results from 01 January 2010 included
Year2021
Individual Rank 20
Team Rank 6
Year Venue Horse Individual Rank Team Rank
2016   Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro RJ Blackfoot Mystery 16
12
2012   Olympic Games London Otis Barbotiere RET
7
Discipline: Eventing Born: 2007 Studbook: TRAK Sex: Gelding
Discipline: Eventing Born: 2013 Studbook: HOLST Sex: Mare
Discipline: Eventing Born: 2010 Studbook: ISH Sex: Gelding
Date Show Event Competition Obs. Height Horse Position Score
17/09/2021 Unionville PA CCI4*-S CCI4*-S On Cue 9
17/09/2021 Unionville PA CCI4*-S CCI4*-S Long Island T
20/08/2021 The Plains VA CCI3*-S CCI3*-S Catarina 16
Ranking/Standing Horse Rank Points
FEI Eventing World Athlete Rankings 8 488
FEI Eventing Zone Rankings 1 454
Biography
General Interest
Most influential person in career US eventer Phillip Dutton. (nbcolympics.com, 25 May 2012)
Injuries In 2020 he required surgery on his groin. (eventingnation.com, 28 Aug 2020, 14 Jul 2020)

In 2019 he tore the adductor muscle in his left leg away from the bone after falling at an event in Pennsylvania, United States of America. He also sustained partial muscle tears in both legs in the accident. (chronofhorse.com, 23 Sep 2019; boydandsilvamartin.com, 13 Nov 2019)

In February 2019 he broke his collarbone after falling off his horse while hunting. He required surgery and returned to competition four weeks later. (eventingnation.com, 10 Mar 2019; Instagram profile, 08 Mar 2019)

He broke his right collarbone in February 2016 at an event at Full Gallop Farm in Aiken, NC, United States of America. (nfstyle.com, 04 Feb 2017)

He broke his leg at the 2014 Carolina International Event in the United States of America. (eventingnation.com, 28 Mar 2014)

In 1993 at a three-day event in Melbourne, VIC, Australia, he cartwheeled his horse Starky on national television and broke his collarbone in five places. (Athlete, 29 Jul 2005)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Without struggle there is no progress." (Athlete, 29 Jul 2005)
Awards and honours He received the 2020 Whitney Stone Cup from the United States Equestrian Team [USET] Foundation. (uset.org, 23 Jan 2020)

In 2020 he received the William C. Steinkraus Trophy from United States Equestrian Federation [USEF]. (useventing.com, 15 Jan 2020)

He was named the United States Eventing Association [USEA] Rider of the Year in 2017 and 2018. (boydandsilvamartin.com, 21 Nov 2018, 13 Dec 2017)

He was named the 2009 USEA Preliminary Rider of the Year. (boydandsilvamartin.com, 15 Aug 2011)

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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