2012 PARALYMPIC DRESSAGE
Top 2012 Para Olympic Dressage Stories
Romney and Hart will describe how horses have provided a unique form of therapy for them. They'll also touch on the 2012 London Paralympics and the equestrian sport.
October 1, 2012-- Wentz was a great competitor and advocate for para-equestrian sport. This summer he was the highest-placed American equestrian at either the 2012 London Olympic or Paralympic Games.
September 7, 2012--With a sold-out equestrian venue at Greenwich Park in London, the U.S. fielded a team of four Para-Dressage riders who were chosen within the most successful year for Para-Dressage in history.
September 4, 2012--The Para-Equestrian Dressage portion of the 2012 Paralympic Games came to a close on Tuesday with Freestyle Test being ridden in Grades IV, III and 1a.
September 3, 2012--Both Rebecca Hart and Jonathan Wentz rode their best tests of the Games to jump to the top of the leaderboard, Both finished their respective Freestyle Championships in fifth place.
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“Para” means parallel to able-bodied sports. Para-equestrian opens the world of competition to riders and drivers with severe disabilities, many of whom are considered elite equestrians despite their physical limitations.MORE