Profiles

  • Janika Sprunger
  • Competing for: Switzerland
  • From: Basel
  • Age: 30

Janika took up riding at age four and she got her national licence at age 12 as she comes from a family of riders. As well as her father being an international show jumper, he is owner of Reitsportzentrum Galms in Lausen, Switzerland. 

Janika has competed in five European Championships, finishing with Team Gold in Young Rider 2006 and 2008 events. Her ambition is to compete at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Fast Facts

2nd 2013 St Gallen Nation's Cup with Uptown Boy

2nd La Baule Nation's Cup with Palloubet d'Halong

2nd 2012 St Gallen Nation's Cup with Palloubet d'Halong

2nd Rome Nation's Cup with Uptown Boy

Janika joined the Tour in 2011