Joseph Fargis

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Joseph Fargis
Medal record
Men’s equestrian
Competitor for the  United States
Olympic Games
Gold1984 Los AngelesIndividual jumping
Gold1984 Los AngelesTeam jumping
Silver1988 SeoulTeam jumping
 
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Joseph Fargis
Medal record
Men’s equestrian
Competitor for the  United States
Olympic Games
Gold1984 Los AngelesIndividual jumping
Gold1984 Los AngelesTeam jumping
Silver1988 SeoulTeam jumping

Joseph Halpin Fargis IV (born April 2, 1948) is an American show jumping champion. In 1984 Fargis participated in the 1984 Summer Olympics held in Los Angeles where he won a gold medal in individual jumping with the mare Touch of Class.[1] He participated on the American winning team in the Team Jumping in 1984, and again in 1988 in Seoul where he finished second while riding the Irish bred Mill Pearl. He now lives and trains in Middleburg, Va and has been doing various clinics and lessons. Fargis recently won the $5,000 welcome stake on July 19th, 2012 at the Chagrin Valley Hunter Jumper Classic.

References

  1. ^ Profile: "Joseph Fargis" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on January 9, 2008)

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