2015 Pan American Games
Check out the Chronicle's coverage of the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto.
Going into the jump-off for the individual gold medal, McLain Ward knew all he had to do was jump clear to win when Venezuela’s Andres Rodriguez had a rail down with Darlon Van Groenhove. But even with the pressure seemingly off, Ward still rode to his plan with Rothchild
Follow along with our live updates from the final day of show jumping.
As the Canadian riders stood by the ring watching Argentina’s José Maria Larocca Jr. canter down the last line, Ian Millar was counting the seconds. If Larocca had a single time penalty, Canada was guaranteed gold. If he didn’t, the two teams were headed for a jump-off.
The fences are set here for the second day of show jumping at the Pan American Games! Today the team medals will be decided after two rounds of jumping, and we'll also know the 35 individuals who'll return on Saturday to vie for those medals. Fifty pairs are jumping today.
Flipping through an issue of The Chronicle of the Horse from 1975, we found a picture of Canadian rider Ian Millar, his arm wrapped in a sling, at the 1975 Pan American Games. Read on to hear the incredible story.
Riders at the Pan American Games have 45 seconds to trot around the outside of the ring once the judge rings the bell and we wanted to know how they prepared their horses to enter at A.
We've got the scoop on the confusing format and photos from the first day of jumping.
We kept track of each round during the first day of competition.
Is there live streaming? How does the scoring work? We have answers.
A medal at the Pan American Games was important this weekend for the United States, not only for Olympic qualification, but for team morale after a tough finish at the 2014 Alltech World Equestrian Games (France). With Brazil hot on their heels after three clear show jumping rounds today, the team delivered, taking home the gold on a score of 133.0. Brazil earned silver on 140.7, while Canada took home bronze on 163.0.
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Team USA adds nothing to their score! Click to read all about the day's action and see lots of photos.
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