Profiles

  • Romain Duguet
  • Competing for: Switzerland
  • Age: 38

Following his sister’s hobby, Romain started riding at 5 years old. He got his first medal at 10 years old during the Pony French Championships where he ended 3rd and four years later, integrated the French Pony team. His first international victory was in 1998, Romain started his professional career the same year.

He moved in Switzerland in 2003 to follow the Swiss Olympian rider Max Hauri. Many rankings followed in National and International levels. Romain finally chose to wear the Swiss colors in 2013.

His motto is “If a horse does not feel comfortable with the rider, or vice versa, then you have no chance”.

 

Fast facts

2015 and 2017 European Championships Team Bronze Medallist

Competed in the 2016 World Cup Final of Göteborg with Quorida de Treho

Competed in the 2016 Olympic Games of Rio de Janeiro with Quorida de Treho

2017 World Cup Final of Omaha Silver Medallist with Twentytwo des Biches