Olivier Philippaerts

Olivier Philippaerts

Longines Rankings

Olivier PHILIPPAERTS is a Belgian athlete and competes in Jumping.

Competing forBelgium - BEL
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Number of starts: 2200
Number of wins: 84
Only the results from 01 January 2010 included
Individual Rank 84
Team Rank 13
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2010 Studbook: HOLST Sex: Mare Last Ride: 2018
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2009 Studbook: ZANG Sex: Stallion Last Ride: 2018
Discipline: Jumping Born: 2009 Studbook: HOLST Sex: Gelding Last Ride: 2018
Date Show Event Competition Obs. Height Horse Position Score
30/12/2018 Mechelen CSI5*-W World Cup Table A 140-160 H&m Legend Of Love 9
30/12/2018 Mechelen CSI5*-W Table A 145 Insolente Des Dix Bonniers 31
29/12/2018 Mechelen CSI5*-W Grand Prix Table A 150 H & M Extra 5
Ranking/Standing Horse Rank Points
Longines Rankings 36 1930
Pan-American Rankings 35 1730
FEI Jumping World Cup™ Standings 10 41
General Interest
Injuries He dislocated his shoulder after falling from his horse Legend of Love during a training session at the 2017 European Championships in Gothenburg, Sweden. He was ruled out of the championships. (horseandhound.co.uk, 22 Aug 2017)

In February 2017 he sustained a severe concussion after falling off his horse while training. (dehoefslag.nl, 22 Feb 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto "I will work as best as I can to improve myself where I can, so I can get myself as far as I can in the sport." (worldofshowjumping.com, 07 Nov 2013)
Awards and honours He was named the 2012 Flemish Equestrian League [VLP] Talent of the Year. (sporza.be, 26 Dec 2012)
Famous relatives His twin brother Nicola has represented Belgium in equestrian jumping, claiming victory in the team competition at the 2017 Nations Cup event in Lisbon, Portugal. His father Ludo has competed for Belgium at four editions of the Olympic Games, and his uncle Johan has also represented Belgium in equestrian. His cousin Pieter Clemens was part of the Belgian equestrian jumping squad that won team gold at the 2015 European Young Riders Championships in Wiener Neustadt, Austria. His younger brothers Thibault and Anthony have also competed in equestrian at international level. (philippaerts.be, 06 Mar 2018; ludophilippaerts.be, 02 Apr 2016; SportsDeskOnline, 18 Sep 2015; fei.org, 17 Aug 2015)

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