European Showjumping Championships

Europe’s top showjumpers are now at the base of former Olympic champion Ludger Beerbaum in Riesenbeck in Germany to contest the European Showjumping Championships 2021 from 31 August to 5 September. Keep up to date with all the action as it happens right here, as H&H’s expert reporting team bring you all the news as it happens.

European Showjumping Championships 2021: key info

How to watch European Showjumping Championships live

• Who is on the British team?

• Who are most likely to win the medals?

Why is there both Olympics and Europeans this year?

The 2021 championships were initially cancelled after the Tokyo Olympics were pushed back one year owing to the Covid-19 pandemic. However, following calls from the European Equestrian Federation and some national federations, the FEI decided the championships could go ahead.

2019 European showjumping championships medals

Gold: Martin Fuchs and Clooney 51 (SUI)
Silver: Ben Maher and Explosion W (GBR)
Bronze: Jos Verlooy and Igor (BEL)

Gold: Belgium
Silver: Germany
Bronze: Great Britain

2017 European showjumping medals

Gold: Peder Fredricson riding H&M All In (SWE)
Silver: Harrie Smolders riding Don VHP Z (NED)
Bronze: Cian O’Connor riding Good Luck (IRE)

Gold: Ireland
Silver: Sweden
Bronze: Switzerland

2015 European showjumping medals

Gold: Jeroen Dubbeldam (NED)
Silver:Belgium’s Gregory Wathelet (BEL)
Bronze: France’s Simon Delestre (FRA)

Gold: The Netherlands
Silver: Germany
Bronze: Switzerland