Double or nothing… He was double gold medallist at the FEI European Endurance Championships in 2015 and followed this up with another double gold at the Longines FEI World Endurance Championships 2016. His wife, Maria Alvarez Ponton, also previously held the two titles concurrently after winning European and world gold in 2009 and 2010!
"It is very emotional. I have a young horse, but he was really good on the track. I am glad that he did this well. I dedicated my victory to my wife and family, who support me. It’s fantastic that we finished first as a team as well."
Key facts and figures
0Countries hosted international Endurance events
0Championships // 1 World // 1 Regional // 1 aimed at Junior and Young Riders // 1 aimed at Young Horses
Greece, Croatia, Romania host first ever international Endurance event!