News | Equestrian
24 Oct 2021 19:21
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Sports > Equestrian

    One of the great eventing careers appears set to end

    One of the great eventing careers appears set to end


    60-year-old equestrian rider Andrew Nicholson says his future in five-star events looks over.

    He's won nine of them in a career stretching back to the 1980s.

    Nicholson has been asked if he'll compete at that level again.



    Nicholson's also a three-time Olympic medallist who recovered from a broken neck in 2015.

    He still plans to train and ride horses at a lower level.

    © 2021 Newstalk ZB, NZCity

     Other Equestrian News
     07 Aug: Equestrian Tom Tarver-Priebe's pleased to get the opportunity to compete for New Zealand in the team show jumping qualifiers at the Tokyo Olympics
     03 Aug: New Zealand's failed to win a medal in the team equestrian following the showjumping phase at the Tokyo Olympics
     29 Jun: It's giddy-up Tim and Jonelle Price
     24 Apr: Tim Price admits the cross country course at the Kentucky Five Star is going to be testing
     22 Apr: High hopes for world number two ranked Kiwi Tim Price heading into the five star Kentucky Horse Trials in the United States starting tomorrow
     29 Jul: Sir Mark Todd has announced his retirement from eventing this morning in Ireland
     21 Jul: New Zealand eventers have collected a second and a fourth placing at the CHIO Aachen in Germany
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    The All Blacks have put the United States to the sword, scoring 16 tries in a 104 - 14 hammering in Washington D.C More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    National says its new plan for rental accommodation will help renters and investors alike More...



     Today's News

    Rugby:
    The All Blacks have put the United States to the sword, scoring 16 tries in a 104 - 14 hammering in Washington D.C 18:54

    Law and Order:
    A man will face a raft charges after today's serious firearms incident in Waikanae, on the Kapiti Coast 18:34

    Politics:
    The Opposition's rubbishing the Government's new Covid traffic light system 18:04

    Rugby:
    The All Blacks' depth at halfback is growing following an impressive starting debut for Finlay Christie 17:24

    Cricket:
    Black Caps assistant coach Shane Bond has high expectations of his spin bowlers ahead of cricket's Twenty20 World Cup in the UAE 17:14

    Cycling:
    Celebrations are on hold for Kiwi cyclist Aaron Gate 17:14

    Rugby:
    The Wallabies have lifted to third on the world rugby rankings - but just how real that improvement is will be proven on the fields of Europe next month 16:54

    Law and Order:
    Colombia's most wanted drug lord 'Otoniel' captured in jungle raid 16:44

    Business:
    National says its new plan for rental accommodation will help renters and investors alike 16:14

    Rugby:
    Coach Ian Foster's pleased to see a couple of notable names returning to test rugby for the All Blacks during their 90-point thumping of the United States in Washington D.C 15:24


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2021 New Zealand City Ltd