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Date of birth
09 Jun 1973
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.
|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|
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