Christopher Burton

ERM Ranking

Current ranking: 1

Current points: 107

Christopher Burton

Fastest XC rider in the world

A super smooth XC rider, Chris holds the world record for the lowest finishing score at a three-day-event.  The pair finished on their dressage score of 16.3 at Camphire 2* in 2015.

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Biography

Chris Burton is one of Australia's leading eventing riders. British-based Australian rider Christopher Burton who is based near Godalming in Surry, relocated to the UK in 2011. He was a member of the bronze medal winning team at the Rio Olympic Games – his second Olympic appearance.

Burto has had a great 2018 with a number of international wins and a selection for the World Games in Tryon. 

He heads to the ERM Finale in pole position, can he win the 2018 ERM series title?

 

 

FEI Career Record

Personal Info

  • Birth Date: 22/11/1981
  • Born: Toowoomba, Australia
  • Trains: Godalming, UK

Quick Facts

  • Competed at the Olympic Games in 2012 & 2016
  • World Equestrian Games in 2010, 2014 & 2018
  • Winner Gatcombe Park in 2015 & 2018
  • Australian Event Rider of the Year 2005
  • Winner of ERM Leg 3 Arville 2018

2018 Series Results

Current Ranking: 1st

Event Horse Dressage Show Jumping Cross Country XC Time Total Placing ERM Points
Wiesbaden Polystar I 34 3 1.6 1.6 38.6 8 19
Arville Polystar I 23.6 0 0 0 23.6 1 30
Barbury Castle Polystar I 30.8 4 0 0 34.8 3 26
Haras de Jardy Cooley Lands 28.6 0 0 0 28.6 6 21
Blair Castle Graf Liberty 26.9 4 0 0 30.9 1 30

2017 Series Results

Ranking: 10th

Event Horse Dressage Show Jumping Cross Country XC Time Total Placing ERM Points
Blair Castle Graf Liberty 38.9 8 0.8 0.8 47.7 2 28
Blenheim Palace Graf Liberty 39.4 4 0 0 43.4 3 26

2016 Series Results

Ranking: 17th

Event Horse Dressage Show Jumping Cross Country XC Time Total Placing ERM Points
Chatsworth House TS Jamaimo 47.5 0 0 0 47.5 6 21
Blair Castle Polystar I 46.8 0 - - R
Blenheim Palace Graf Liberty 45.9 12 1.2 1.2 59.1 14 13