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  1. a Much to celebratea : top British-bred horses recognised at awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | Horse and Hound

    ... any British equestrian team athlete at Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games, was won by Mark Beever, groom to Nick Skelton. The yard manager award was presented to Marcelle Tattersall, mother of British Olympic event rider Gemma Tattersall, with ...

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  2. Women Stay On A Roll In The $75,000 Battle Of The Sexes At WEFRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 15 | Chronicle of the Horse

    ... help their team earns points in all three rounds. Welles is working for 2016 Olympic individual gold medalist Nick Skelton and 2008 Olympic team gold medalist Laura Kraut this year, and saw the night as a perfect opportunity to give her mount some ...

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  3. World's richest showjumping series heads to two new venuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | Horse and Hound

    ... Bengtsson bidding to defend the title he won for the first time in 2016. Great Britain's Olympic gold medallist Nick Skelton said: "The Global Champions Tour is absolutely world class and stages top level events at fabulous locations in major cities ...

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  4. Redditch sporting heroes recognised in New Year's HonoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | Evesham Journal

    ... of December and I had to keep it quiet for a whole month, which was hard." Alcester's Olympic gold medallist Nick Skelton also ended the year on a high being elevated from Officer to Commander of the British Empire (CBE). Nick, recognised in the ...

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  5. Skelton handed CBE in New Yeara s Honours listRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 30 | Stratford Herald

    THE Queen will have another chance to tease Nick Skelton about his age after the Olympic gold medallist was made a CBE in the New Year Honours. Skelton, who lives near Alcester, became the oldest British Olympic champion in more than a century when he rode Big Star to a dramatic victory in the individual showjumping competition in Rio.

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  6. Honours for dedication from QueenRead the original story

    Friday Dec 30 | Shields Gazette

    ... and after a short-lived solo career, she realised her true "passion" was fashion. Veteran equestrian rider Nick Skelton, who won individual gold at his seventh Olympic Games with horse Big Star aged 58 and is elevated from his OBE to a CBE. Cycling ...

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  7. Murray and Farah knightedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 30 | Sky Sports

    ... and Dame Mary Peters. Four more Olympic stars - cycling's power couple Jason and Laura Kenny, showjumping great Nick Skelton and dressage superstar Charlotte Dujardin - have been awarded CBEs. Jason Kenny took his Olympic gold medal haul to six with ...

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  8. British Dressage celebrates a phenomenala year for sportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 30 | Horse and Hound

    ... Valegro was officially retired from competition. Sophie was just two places behind Rio showjumping hero Nick Skelton and ahead of 11 other top athletes, including cyclists Laura and Jason Kenny. "She finished above both cyclists and two footballers. ...

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  9. Eventer sets her Olympic dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | Hereford Times

    ... normally a good age." Reid-Warrilow says she is inspired by what dressage riders such as Charlotte Dujardin and Nick Skelton achieved at the Rio Olympics. "Charlotte has done so much for dressage and equestrianism in general, whereas Nick Skelton is ...

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  10. Franky Reid-Warrilow has been selected for the World class Podium Potential ProgrammeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | Hereford Times

    ... normally a good age." Reid-Warrilow says she is inspired by what dressage riders such as Charlotte Dujardin and Nick Skelton achieved at the Rio Olympics. "Charlotte has done so much for dressage and equestrianism in general, whereas Nick Skelton is ...

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  11. RACING: Gloucestershire rider earns place in big charity race at CheltenhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 24 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    BASED event rider Abigail Dean has been lucky enough to secure a place in the Champions Willberry Charity Race at Cheltenham to compete alongside more established stars like Nick Skelton, Ben Hobday, Tina Cook and William or Alice Fox-Pitt. Last weekend Skelton added the honour of finishing third in the BBC Sports Personality of the Year vote behind winner Andy Murray to his showjumping gold medal in Rio.

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  12. From The Magazine: American Style On Display At The MaclayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Chronicle of the Horse

    ... because I've ridden all my horses in two-point contact. Eros is a Thoroughbred. Starman was a German stallion. Nick Skelton, the Olympic gold medalist this year in Rio, never sits down, and his mount is a warmblood stallion. It is the correct ...

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  13. Third place for Alcester's Olympic gold medallist Nick Skelton in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Redditch Advertiser

    Nick Skelton celebrates after winning the gold medal after the individual jumping equestrian final in the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games at Olympic Equestrian Centre. Pic: Matt Kryger-USA TODAY Sports.

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  14. SPOTY 2016 previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2016 | Sporting Life

    ... at the final event of the Triathlon World Series should ensure he picks up plenty such votes, while 58-year-old Nick Skelton is another to have tapped into the public consciousness after his showjumping gold in Rio. It could also help gymnast Max ...

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  15. Former cycling champion Victoria Pendleton jumping new hurdles ... on horsebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | The Age

    ... Harry Skelton. Pendleton, who received specialist tuition from Rio 2016 individual showjumping gold medallist Nick Skelton to prepare for the event, delivered a solid display in the Markel Champions Challlenge relay competition. But the flat jockeys ...

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  16. Farah offers SPOTY valueRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Sporting Life

    ... at the final event of the Triathlon World Series should ensure he picks up plenty such votes, while 58-year-old Nick Skelton is another to have tapped into the public consciousness after his showjumping gold in Rio. It could also help gymnast Max ...

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  17. 8 reasons to get (very) excited for next weeka s Olympia Horse ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | Horse and Hound

    ... furiously competitive and a lot of fun. H&H joined representatives Frankie Dettori and Victoria Pendleton at Nick Skelton's yard last month where they were put through their paces ahead of this new challenge for them both. "We went to Olympia last ...

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  18. British equestrian sport loses 2million ahead of Tokyo 2020 OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2016 | Horse and Hound

    ... two to four medals; paraequestrian: eight to 11 medals) collecting two individual golds, courtesy of Nick Skelton in showjumping and Charlotte Dujardin in dressage, plus dressage team silver . The paradressage squad retained their unbeaten run as a ...

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  19. EQUESTRIAN: Mendoza is keen to put on a showRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2016 | Wiltshire Times

    ... be joined by some of the world's top equestrian athletes, including double show jumping Olympic gold medallist Nick Skelton, who won the individual title in Rio aboard Big Star.

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  20. Alcester's Nick Skelton shortlisted as BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Redditch Advertiser

    Nick Skelton celebrates after winning the gold medal after the individual jumping equestrian final in the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games at Olympic Equestrian Centre. Pic: Matt Kryger-USA TODAY Sports The 58-year-old galloped into the history books in August after becoming Great Britain's oldest Olympic champion since 1908.

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