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Equestrianism at the 1920 Antwerpen Summer Games

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Host City: Antwerpen, Belgium
Date Started: September 6, 1920
Date Finished: September 10, 1920
Events: 7

Participants: 89 (89 men and 0 women) from 8 countries
Youngest Participant: FRA Roland, Count de Maille de la Tour Landry (21 years, 296 days)
Oldest Participant: SWE Gustaf Adolf Boltenstern, Sr. (59 years, 159 days)
Most Medals (Athlete): ITA Ettore Caffaratti (3 medals)
Most Medals (Country): SWE Sweden (9 medals)

Overview

The equestrian competition was held in and around the Beerschot Stadium. In addition to the Olympic medals, two Challenge Cups were offered. The winning team in the team jumping competition was Sweden, and it was awarded the gold statue that had been donated by the King of Italy. The overall equestrian challenge was won by Sweden, which earned that nation the cup donated by the Swedish Cavalry. In all, Sweden won four of the seven gold medals and almost half the total medals awarded.

Medalists