Patrick Van Der Meer Netherlands

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

23 Mar 1971

Height

1.87m

Weight

79kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

Sport Guides

EQUESTRIAN

Patrick Van Der Meer competed in EQUESTRIAN

Did you know?

  • It is the only Olympic sport in which men and women compete in the same event, and the only sport to revolve around animals.
  • Equestrian consists of three disciplines - dressage, eventing and jumping. All three have a team event and an individual event.
  • Great Britain have a rich equestrian history yet have won just one Olympic gold since 1972 – Leslie Law on Shear L'Eau in 2004.
  • The London 2012 equestrian events are being held in Greenwich Park, the oldest Royal Park in London. It dates back to 1433.
  • Until 1952 entry to the various Olympic equestrian competitions was limited to members of the military.

Results for Patrick Van Der Meer

Date Event Rank Mark
7 Aug Individual Dressage Grand Prix Special 32 67.444 pts
1 Jan Individual Dressage Grand Prix 25 70.912 pts

Head to Head

Patrick Van Der Meer vs Carl Hester

Patrick Van Der Meer

Patrick Van Der Meer Netherlands flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results (pts)

67.444 Individual Dressage

Height

1.87m (6'2")

Weight

79kg

Age

43

Carl Hester

Carl Hester Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

5

London 2012 results (pts)

82.857 Individual Dressage

Height

1.83m (6'0")

Weight

81kg

Age

47

View the London 2012 medallist table