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Information about George morris

Published on January 2, 2017

Author: KalynnBraendle

Source: slideshare.net

1. George Morris

2. Facts About Him ● Bornin February 26, 1938, 78 years old ● Grew up in New Canaan, Conn. ● He is known as “founding father” of hunt seat equitation

3. Achievements ● Won AHSA Hunter Seat Medal Final and ASPCA Maclay Finals at age 14 ● On the gold-winning Pan American Games teams in 1959 ● He was on the silvermedal-winning team in 1960 Olympics ● He rode on eight winning Nations Cup teams

4. Training ● Morris' students have medaled in 1984,1992, 1996, and 2004 Olympic Games ● George has been assistant Chef d'Equipe (manager) for many winning teams ● He has also held numerous clincs

5. Cancer ● He was diagnosed with prostate cncer in early 2012 ● He underwent successful treatment while teaching multiple clinics ● He beat the cancer, still rides today and teaches multiple clinics

6. Cancer ● He was diagnosed with prostate cncer in early 2012 ● He underwent successful treatment while teaching multiple clinics ● He beat the cancer, still rides today and teaches multiple clinics

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