Edwina Tops-Alexander

Hometown: Sydney, Australia

Competes for: Australia

Notable Achievements: Competed in the Individual and Team Jumping at the London Olympics 2012, Winner of the Global Champions Tour in 2011 and 2012, Representing Australia in 2008 Olympics in Beijing.

Current String of Horses: Ego Van Orti, Caretina De Joter, Vindicat W, Veronese Teamjoy, Volage Du Val Henry, Lintea Tequila, Heidi Du Ruisseau Z.

Biography: Married to former Dutch champion Jan Tops. She uses the Netherlands as her base for most of the year at Stal Tops Valkenswaard.

Edwina Tops-Alexander is an Olympic-level equestrian rider, who competes for Australia. In 2006, she decided to move to Europe to compete against the best riders in the world.

In 2006, Edwina became the first rider in the history of Australia to qualify for the final of the World Championships in Aachen, where she finished a fantastic fourth.

She has had a number of Grand Prix wins including Brussels, Valkenswaard, London, Zurich, Cannes, Geneva, Vigo and Doha to name a few.

In 2011 and 2012, she won the Global Champions Tour which resulted in her being the highest ranked female rider in the world rankings. She is currently in the top 20 riders in the world, positioned in 17th place.

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The Dublin Horse Show Gets Under Way

21 July 2016

The Dublin Horse Show Gets Under Way

As Rio 2016 Olympics takes place throughout August, the Dublin Horse Show has moved forward from its traditional dates but the schedule is as jam-packed with exciting events and the world’s top riders as ever.

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Global Champions Tour Moves to Hamburg

06 May 2016

Global Champions Tour Moves to Hamburg

The Longines Global Champions Tour (LGCT) moves to Hamburg, Germany this week and for the third year-in-a-row, Irish based feed company Connolly’s RED MILLS will be the Official Feed Supplier for the event.

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