Braintree: Gold medal winner Ben Maher honed skills at town venue

Braintree: Gold medal winner Ben Maher

Braintree: Gold medal winner Ben Maher

First published in Olympics

A gold medal winning Olympic showjumper honed his talents at a Braintree equestrian venue.

Ben Maher, 29, was part of the four-man team that won showjumping gold for Great Britain at Greenwich Park on Monday.

He was a regular competitor at the Towerlands Equestrian Centre, in Panfield Lane, Braintree, which he also used as a training venue.

Monday’s triumph was Britain’s first showjumping gold medal in 60 years.

Full story in the Braintree and Witham Times.

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4:35am Sat 11 Aug 12

ejb2108 says...

Lets find a tenuous link with a gold medal and Braintree, we could definitely get a lot of golds in apathy
Lets find a tenuous link with a gold medal and Braintree, we could definitely get a lot of golds in apathy ejb2108
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