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Pedro Mayorga

Full name: Pedro Oscar Mayorga Equioiz
Gender: Male
Born: January 5, 1921 in Buenos Aires, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died: January 6, 2014 in Buenos Aires, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Country: ARG Argentina
Sport: Equestrianism

Biography

Pedro Mayorga just missed a medal in team jumping at the 1956 Equestrian Olympic Games, placing fourth. He had won a silver medal in the event with the Argentine team at the 1955 Pan American Games. He later became an administrator in equestrian sport, serving as chef d’équipe for the Argentine teams in the late 1950s and at the 1960 Olympic Games, as well as the team which won the Agan Khan Trophy at the Dublin Horse Show in Ireland. From 1972-76 Mayorga served as a technical delegate for international equestrian events, including the Olympic Games of 1964, 1968, 1972 and 1976. He was made a member of the bureau of the Fédération Equestrian Internationale (FEI) in the late 1950s and became second vice-president in 1965, later moving to first vice-president, a position he held until 1981.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Equestrian 35 Stockholm Equestrianism Mixed Jumping, Individual Argentina ARG 17
1956 Equestrian 35 Stockholm Equestrianism Mixed Jumping, Team Argentina ARG 4

Mixed Jumping, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Horse Phase Unit Rank F
1956 Equestrian 35 Stockholm Equestrianism Argentina Coriolano Final Standings 17 32.00
1956 Equestrian 35 Stockholm Equestrianism Argentina Coriolano Round One 12T 16.00
1956 Equestrian 35 Stockholm Equestrianism Argentina Coriolano Round Two 18T 16.00

Mixed Jumping, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Horse Phase Unit Rank F
1956 Equestrian 35 Stockholm Equestrianism Argentina ARG Coriolano Final Standings 4 32.00
1956 Equestrian 35 Stockholm Equestrianism Argentina ARG Coriolano Round One 4 47.00
1956 Equestrian 35 Stockholm Equestrianism Argentina ARG Coriolano Round Two 6 52.50
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