Shane Sweetnam
IRL

Shane Sweetnam

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Longines Rankings
25th

Shane SWEETNAM is an Irish athlete and competes in Jumping.

Age38
Competing forIreland - IRL
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Statistics

Jumping

Number of starts: 1417
Number of wins: 63
Only the results from 01 January 2010 included
Year2018
Individual Rank 44
Team Rank 7
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2009 Studbook: RHEIN Sex: Gelding
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2011 Studbook: HOLST Sex: Mare
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2010 Studbook: KWPN Sex: Mare
Date Show Event Competition Obs. Height Horse Position Score
10/03/2019 Wellington FL CSI5* Table A 150 Palina De L'escaut 20
09/03/2019 Wellington FL CSI5* Grand Prix Table A 160 Alejandro 7
08/03/2019 Wellington FL CSI5* Table A 145 Palina De L'escaut 10
Ranking/Standing Horse Rank Points
Longines Rankings 25 2170
FEI Jumping World Cup™ Standings 10 30
Pan-American Rankings 32 1965
Biography
General Interest
Most influential person in career His parents. (horsesportireland.ie, 01 Mar 2013)
Famous relatives His parents, Jerry and Marie Sweetnam, have worked as horse trainers. His wife Ali is an equestrian coach, and his daughter Olivia has competed in pony hunter classes in the United States of America. (Facebook page, 05 Dec 2016; westcorkhorsebreeders.com, 17 Jul 2016; sweetoakfarm.com, 09 Feb 2016; sportsnewsireland.com, 21 Jun 2015)
Other information STABLES
He moved to the United States of America in 2004. Since 2006, he and his wife Alison have owned and operated Sweet Oak Farm in Wellington, FL, United States of America, where they coach riders and train and trade horses for jumping. (hamptonclassic.com, 01 Jul 2017; sweetoakfarm.com, 02 Sep 2016; horsesportireland.ie, 10 Mar 2016)

RIDER LIAISON
In November 2016 he was appointed to the Horse Sport Ireland rider liaison group to represent the interests of Irish jumping riders in North America. (Facebook profile, 17 Nov 2016)

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