Grade 1b Podium, Puch, Kaastrup, PearsonCredit : Jon Stroud Media
Saturday 17 September - 10h20 | FEI
Three London 2012 freestyle titles were successfully defended in the Para dressage competition of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games on Friday (16 September). But the day really belonged to British rider Lee Pearson who has now won eleven Olympic Gold medals and become one of the most winning Olympians of al time.
Lee Pearson (GBR) regained his grade Ib freestyle title, the 11th Paralympic gold medal of his career, which stretches back to Sydney 2000. Riding his world championship horse Zion, Pearson scored 77.400% ahead of Austria’s grade Ib champion Pepo Puch. Denmark’s Stinna Tange Kaastrup came third, collecting her second bronze of these Games.
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