Mary King -Olympic equestrian sportswoman welcomed at Writtle College

March 2011

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(NOTE: This is an archived press release.)

On Monday 21 March the equine team at Writtle College hosted an evening with British Olympic equestrian sportswoman Mary King.

The event was a huge success with around 200 people in attendance. Mary King even suggested in the evening that she hopes to return to the College for another event in the near future.

Mary King has represented Great Britain at five Olympics from 1992 to 2008, winning one silver and one bronze medal in the team eventing. In addition to her Olympic success Mary has won two gold and one silver medal in the World Equestrian Games team eventing and four team gold medals at the European Eventing Championships along with one bronze and one silver medal in the individual event.

Pictured: Mary King with Writtle College Yard manager Savanna Bachand