Ruy Fonseca Brazil

Key Facts


Competed in

Date of birth

09 Jun 1973


London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Sport Guides


Ruy Fonseca 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 Ruy Fonseca

Date Event Rank Mark
31 Jul Individual Eventing Jumping 12.00 pts
30 Jul Individual Eventing Cross Country 26.40 pts
1 Jan Individual Eventing Dressage 53.90 pts