Equestrian rider Neretnieks qualifies for Tokyo Olympics

  • 2020-01-07
  • LETA/TBT Staff

RIGA - Latvia's top equestrian rider has officially qualified for this summer's Tokyo Olympics, according to a ranking published by the International Federation for Equestrian Sports.

Neretnieks and his horse Moon Ray was in first place in Olympic qualification group C at the cut-off date.

He will become the first equestrian rider from independent Latvia to participate in the Olympics.

The equestrian competition at the Tokyo Olympics will feature 75 of the world's top riders and horses.