Jonathan Gordon

  • Galway's Jessica Burke won the Belgian Grand Prix at the weekend.

    A large field of 57 starters went to post in the two -star Grand Prix in Belgium, with Gort-based Jessica Burke coming out on top with Express Trend, owned and bred by Liam Nicholas.

    Irish riders also featured strongly in the German Grand Prix.

    Co Clare's Eoin McMahon finished as runner-up, just ahead of Mayo's Jonathan Gordon, who took third place.

    Germany's Marcus Ehning was the winner with Stargold.

  • International Showjumper Jonathan Gordon joined Midwest Sport this afternoon to chat about his career to date and looking forward to his plans for 2021.

    The Crossmolina native on board his 10-year-old mare Dorotheental’s Classica stormed to victory in the two-star Grand Prix at Lier in Belgium two weeks ago.

    One of nine combinations to make it through to the jump-off, Mayo-born Gordon crossed the line clear in 36.63 seconds in the second round to take victory.

    He has been speaking to Midwest Radio's Michael D. McAndrew.