One of the most experienced and skilful equestrians in the country, multiple national champion Sharon Jarvis has left no stone unturned in her quest for Paralympic success.
She had competed in able-bodied events for over twenty years before making the switch to Para-sport in 2006, making her international debut the following year at the FEI World Para-equestrian Dressage Championships in Gloucestershire, England where she placed in the top 10 in two events.
Having only been with her horse a few months, Sharon was thrilled to achieve a fourth place finish in the mixed dressage individual championship at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. This result put her in good stead for the 2010 FEI World Equestrian Games in Lexington, USA where she won bronze in the individual and freestyle test events.
Unfortunately, the 2010 Equimac Rider of the Year and 2011 Equestrian Athlete of the Year didn’t have a suitable …Read More