Maria Alvarez Ponton
ESP

Maria Alvarez Ponton

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FEI Endurance Open Riders World Ranking
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Maria ALVAREZ PONTON is a Spanish athlete and competes in Endurance.

Age42
Competing forSpain - ESP
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Statistics

Endurance

Number of starts: 70
Number of wins: 28
Only the results from 01 January 2010 included
Year2014
Individual Rank FTQ
Team Rank
Discipline: Endurance Born: 2004 Studbook: Sex: Gelding
Discipline: Endurance Born: 2009 Studbook: Sex: Gelding
Discipline: Endurance Born: 2008 Studbook: Sex: Mare
Date Show Event Competition Obs. Height Horse Position Score
16/06/2018 Guilleries CEI2* 120 CEI2* 120 Twyst Maison Blanche 5
19/05/2018 Olot CEI3* 160 CEI3* 160 Jm Bucefala
05/05/2018 Madrid CEI2* 120 CEI2* 120 Twyst Maison Blanche
Ranking/Standing Horse Rank Points
FEI Endurance Open Riders World Ranking 12 582
FEI Endurance Open Combination World Ranking Qualif Du Poncelet 120 120
FEI Endurance Open Combination World Ranking T'aime De Coeur 120 120
Biography
General Interest
Most influential person in career Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, ruler of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. (fei.org, 03 Jul 2018)
Awards and honours In 2011 she was given the Silver Medal of the Royal Order of Sports Merit in Spain. (thehipicatimes.com, 07 Oct 2011)
Famous relatives Her husband Jaume Punti-Dachs has competed in endurance at international level and is also a trainer. (racingpost.com, 11 Sep 2013; horsebackmagazine.com, 27 Sep 2010; horsedaily.com, 02 Oct 2009)
Other information FIRSTS
She was the first rider to hold both the world and European endurance titles at the same time following her gold medal at the 2010 World Equestrian Games [WEG] in Lexington, KY, United States of America. In 2007 she and her husband Jaume Punti-Dachs became the first husband and wife to stand on the same medal podium in endurance at the European championships. (horsebackmagazine.com, 27 Sep 2010; horsedaily.com, 02 Oct 2009; horseandhound.co.uk. 12 Sep 2007)

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