Shane Sweetnam
IRL

Shane Sweetnam

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Longines Rankings
30th

Shane SWEETNAM is an Irish athlete and competes in Jumping.

Age37
Competing forIreland - IRL
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Statistics

Jumping

Number of starts: 1275
Number of wins: 57
Only the results from 01 January 2010 included
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2006 Studbook: ZANG Sex: Stallion
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2001 Studbook: SWB Sex: Stallion
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2009 Studbook: SBS Sex: Mare
Date Show Event Competition Obs. Height Horse Position Score
10/06/2018 Tryon NC CSI4* Table A 145 Kirschwasser Scf 11
09/06/2018 Tryon NC CSI4* Grand Prix Table A 150-155 Main Road 6
07/06/2018 Tryon NC CSI4* Table A 150 Cyklon 1083 10
Ranking/Standing Horse Rank Points
Pan-American Rankings 75 1465
Longines Rankings 30 2128
FEI Jumping World Cup™ Standings 17 29
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, Florida, 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 Equestrian Games™
Gold medal - First Place
Silver medal - Second place
Bronze medal - Third place
Ranked