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Hubert Bourdy

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 2
Total 2
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameHubert•Bourdy
Used nameHubert•Bourdy
Born5 March 1957 in Troyes, Aube (FRA)
Died25 June 2014
Measurements172 cm / 65 kg
AffiliationsEE de Chiloup
NOC France

Biography

Hubert Bourdy began riding at age 11 and became a professional show jumper in 1980, at age 23. He made the French national team in 1983 and competed for France for the next two decades. In addition to his two Olympic team bronzes, Bourdy won an individual bronze and a team gold medal at the 1990 World Championships. In his career he won two Grand Prix competitions, at Calgary and Saõ Paulo, both in 2007. Bourdy retired in 2009 and set up a successful horse-dealing business, but lived only a few more years after contracting cancer.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1988 Summer Olympics Equestrian Jumping (Equestrian) FRA Hubert Bourdy
Individual, Open (Olympic) Morgat =8 r1/2
Team, Open (Olympic) Morgat / France 3 Bronze
1992 Summer Olympics Equestrian Jumping (Equestrian) FRA Hubert Bourdy
Individual, Open (Olympic) Razzia du Poncel AC r2/2
Team, Open (Olympic) Razzia du Poncel / France 3 Bronze

Special Notes