Jos Verlooy withdraws from the Tokyo Games

03 June 2021Author : Lea Tchilinguirian

At 25 years old, Jos Verlooy was very close to realizing the dream of all riders as he was on the short list for the Tokyo Olympic Games, which will take place this summer. The Belgian ider is forced to give up.

Indeed, he announced on his social media a sudden injury to his horse Igor (Emerald vt Ruytershof), which puts an end to the preparation of Tokyo of the pair, bronze medalist at the European Championships in Rotterdam in 2019.

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AuthorLea Tchilinguirian