Alexander Bragg
GBR

Alexander Bragg

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FEI Eventing World Athlete Rankings
39th
Age39
Competing forGreat Britain - GBR
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Statistics

Eventing

Number of starts: 143
Number of wins: 3
Only the results from 01 January 2010 included
Discipline: Eventing Born: 2005 Studbook: KWPN Sex: Gelding
Discipline: Eventing Born: 2009 Studbook: Sex: Gelding
Discipline: Eventing Born: 2010 Studbook: Sex: Mare
Date Show Event Competition Obs. Height Horse Position Score
11/05/2019 Chatsworth CCI4*-S ERM CCI4*-S ERM Zagreb
01/05/2019 Badminton CCI5*-L CCI5*-L Zagreb
19/04/2019 Bicton CCI2*-S CCI2*-S Shannondale Mari 8
Ranking/Standing Horse Rank Points
FEI Eventing World Athlete Rankings 39 265
FEI Eventing Zone Rankings 22 263
Biography
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement Winning the fifth leg of the 2018 Event Rider Masters [ERM] series in Marnes-la-Coquette, France. (eventingnation.com, 15 Jul 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Always look to the future. With hard work and perseverance, ambitions become reality." (poplars-equestrian.com, 20 Jul 2018)
Other sports He has played rugby union for English club side Lydney RFC. (wiltsglosstandard.co.uk, 06 May 2018)
Other information LATE CALL-UP
He and his horse Zagreb received a late call-up to the British eventing team for the 2018 World Equestrian Games [WEG] in Tryon, NC, United States of America, after fellow British rider Nicola Wilson had to withdraw when her horse Bulana sustained a minor injury. (horseandhound.co.uk, 01 Aug 2018)

SCHOLARSHIP
In January 2018 he along with fellow British eventer Laura Collett received a year scholarship from the Horse Trails Support Group [HTSG]. The group founded in 1978 is committed to aiding and funding training and development of talented riders for Britain's three-day event teams. "Since the beginning of the 2018 the scholarship has really helped in my training. It a great cause that really helps up-and-coming event riders trying to break the top," said Bragg. (htsg.co.uk, 20 Aug 2018; Twitter profile, 18 Jul 2018)

INJURED HORSE
In 2018 his horse Redpath Ransom sustained an injury to the suspensory ligament in his right foreleg while competing at the Badminton Horse Trials in England. The horse was euthanised after an orthopaedic specialist examined him. "He has given me, his owners and all of our team some amazing memories and he has been instrumental in the progression of our yard and my riding in giving me so many great experiences around the toughest cross-country tracks in the world." (horsetalk.co.nz, 07 May 2018; horseandhound.co.uk, 05 May 2018)

BREAK FROM RIDING
He took a break from riding when he was age 16, and began eventing again when his wife Simmone was pregnant with their first daughter in 2004. (poplars-equestrian.com, 20 Jul 2018)
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