London, England – August 11, 2021 – Wow, what an absolute world-class performance by Ben Maher (GBR) and Explosion W in the Olympic Games of Tokyo 2020 last week, winning the individual gold medal. With Peder Fredricson (SWE) and Maikel van Vleuten claiming silver and bronze, it became a full Longines Global Champions Tour / Global Champions League (GCL) riders podium sweep in Tokyo. Congratulations to all three riders and their amazing horses with this achievement.
And you can watch the new Olympic Champion this week in his first show back from Tokyo as the Olympic medallists head straight to the Longines Global Champions Tour of London! Make sure you join us and take your chance of celebrating Ben Maher‘s gold medal together with him on home ground, in the prestigious venue of Royal Hospital Chelsea!
With the Championship Finals and GC Prague Playoffs getting closer every week, the weekend in London promises to bring world class competition once again. Make sure to be there and get your tickets before it’s too late or watch the action live online!
For full details, please access: https://www.gcglobalchampions.com/
Source: News release from the Longines Global Champions Tour
Photo: © LGCT / Stefano Grasso