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Hughes eyes Rio success in new Equestrian role

Dan Hughes has set his sights on success in Rio 2016 after being announced as new Performance Director for the British Equestrian Federation.

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Phillips eager to get her hands on gold at Rio 2016

Equestrian rider Zara Phillips admits she has unfinished business when it comes to the Olympics, with the prospect of a gold medal at Rio 2016 d...

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Countdown to Rio: Summer sports week in review

Tiffany Porter made sure to end a successful season on a high as she broke Jessica Ennis-Hill’s British 100m hurdles record on the way to silver...

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Phillips turns attentions to 2016 Rio Olympics

Zara Phillips admits thoughts of the 2016 Rio Olympics are already filling her mind, adamant she has the perfect horse for the job.

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Tattersall in dreamland after fifth-place Burghley finish

Gemma Tattersall admitted she was still pinching herself in disbelief after finishing fifth at this year’s Burghley Horse Trials.

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Biography

Daisy Dick was a member of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games eventing team, which won bronze. Dick has been eventing at the top level for fifteen years. She represented Britain in the Young Rider Championships in 1993, was seventh at Badminton the following year, and represented Britain as an individual at the European Championships at Burghley in 1997, and again at Blenheim in 2005. She won at Blenheim the following year, and in 2007, won team gold and came seventh individually at the European Championships at Pratoni in Italy. Dick also won Gatcombe in 2007. Dick’s father was the great National Hunt jockey Dave Dick who will always be remembered for famously winning the 1956 Grand National on ESB, overtaking the Queen Mother’s horse Devon Loch when it collapsed just yards from the winning post. Dick’s mother was a top event rider herself and represented Ireland in three day eventing and was placed at both Badminton and Burghley.