Quantcast

Madden’s Olympics start Saturday

Cazenovia resident looks to medal in 2012 Olympic Games

Beezie Madden, a Cazenovia resident and professional show jumper, will compete as a member of the 2012 Olympic Show Jumping Team with her mount Coral Reef Via Volo, pictured, for the Olympic Games in London.

Beezie Madden, a Cazenovia resident and professional show jumper, will compete as a member of the 2012 Olympic Show Jumping Team with her mount Coral Reef Via Volo, pictured, for the Olympic Games in London. Helene H. Gallagher

Cazenovians can tune in this coming weekend to see one of their own at the 2012 Olympic Games.

Beezie Madden, who won an individual bronze medal as well as a team gold medal at the Beijing Olympics, will compete in London beginning on Saturday morning.

If Team USA wins gold in London, it will be three straight for the Americans. They will face stiff competition from Germany and Switzerland, among the 15 teams in the competition.

Locals interested in following Madden’s medal pursuit can follow the schedule below:

Individual jumping:

Saturday, Aug. 4 — First Qualifier at 10:30 a.m.

Sunday, Aug. 5 — Second Qualifier at 11 a.m.

Monday, Aug. 6 — Third Qualifier at 2 p.m.

Wednesday, Aug. 8 — Final at noon

Wednesday, Aug. 8 — Final at 2:55 p.m.

Wednesday, Aug. 8 — Final at 3:55 p.m.

Team jumping

Saturday, Aug. 4 — Qualification at 10:30 a.m.

Sunday, Aug. 5 — Final at 11 a.m.

Monday, Aug. 6 — Final at 2 p.m.

Monday, Aug. 6 — Final at 5 p.m.

0
Vote on this Story by clicking on the Icon

Comments

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Sign in to comment