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Canada wins equestrian spot for Rio with French disqualification
Day 8 Highlights

August 4, 2012

Day 8 Highlights

Deemed ‘Super Saturday’, the Canadian Olympic Team saw both its first gold medal and then complemented it with both a…

Tiffany Foster

Equestrian Tiffany Foster made her Olympic Games debut in 2012 in the jumping event, but was disqualified after it was discovered that her horse Victor had hypersensitivity in her left front leg deeming it unfit for competition.

Rebecca Howard

Rebecca Howard

Equestrian Rebecca Howard made her Olympic Games debut in 2012 and was part of the eventing team that placed 13th in London. Individually, Howard was eliminated with her horse Riddle Master.

Jill Henselwood

Jill Henselwood

In her Olympic debut in 2008, Jill Henselwood was part of the first Canadian show jumping team to win a medal in 40 years as part of the silver medal winning team in Beijing.


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