William Fox-Pitt

William Fox-Pitt

Equestrian Eventing
  • Event Individual & team riding Lionheart
  • Date of Birth 01/02/1969
  • Born Canterbury, Kent
  • Coach Yogi Breisner, Tracey Robinson, Lizzie Murray


William Fox-Pitt was the first British rider to become world number one in eventing in 2002 and he is a board director for the Event Riders Association.

Fox-Pitt is married to Channel 4 racing presenter Alice Plunkett and together they have two young children, Oliver and Thomas.

He has also written two books; Schooling For Success and the autobiography What Will Be.

At the 2012 Olympics in London Fox-Pitt won silver in Team Eventing with partners Nicola Wilson, Zara Phillips, Mary King and Kristina Cook.

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