Elizabeth Madden is an American Olympic champion equestrian competing in show jumping. She has two Olympic golds and one silver in team jumping, and an individual bronze. She won the FEI Show Jumping World Cup twice; won two silvers and two bronzes at World Championships; and won two golds, one silver and two bronzes at the Pan American Games. She was the first American to break into the international top three show jumping ranking, and the first woman to win over one million dollars in show jumping prize money. She competed at the 2004 Athens Olympics, winning team gold for the United States; at the 2008 Beijing Olympics winning team gold and individual bronze; at the 2012 London Olympics; and at the 2016 Rio Olympics winning team silver. She and her husband John Madden own and operate John Madden Sales, a horse training and sales business, out of Cazenovia, New York.
About Beezie Madden
Show jumper who won gold medals in team jumping at the 2004 and 2008 Summer Olympics.
She began riding horses when she was just three-years old.
At the 2008 Olympics she also won a bronze medal in the individual event.
She married her trainer John Madden in 1998.
Her gold medal in 2004 came alongside teammate Chris Kappler.
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- Olympic gold medalists for the United States in equestrian
- Equestrians at the 2011 Pan American Games
- Olympic silver medalists for the United States in equestrian
- Olympic bronze medalists for the United States in equestrian
- Equestrians at the 2004 Summer Olympics
- Olympic equestrians of the United States
- Equestrians at the 2008 Summer Olympics
- Equestrians at the 2012 Summer Olympics
- Equestrians at the 2016 Summer Olympics
- Sportspeople from Milwaukee