Profiles

  • Flaminia Straumann
  • Competing for: Switzerland
  • From: Eschweiler
  • Age: 24

A very hard-working and ambitious your rider, Flaminia Straumann is the daughter of Ireland’s Denis Lynch’s primary owner, Thomas Straumann. Flaminia began her international career in 2008 and has since taken over the ride on a few famous horses, including Lynch’s Olympic ride Lantinus 3 and Rodrigo Pessoa’s Night Train. Flaminia is trained by Denis Lynch. 

Flaminia was selected for the 2012 European Young Rider Championships and has had a successful season in 2013 on the LGCT. Her dream is to be selected to reperesent Switzerland at Rio 2016. 

Fast Facts

3rd 2012 Lyon 2* Grand Prix with Cousteau 6

Flaminia came 9th in her first 2* Grand Prix in 2010

She joined the Tour in 2011