Death of US eventing rider Annie Goodwin | An Eventful Life

Death of US eventing rider Annie Goodwin

32-year-old American eventing rider Annie Goodwin died in a cross country training accident on Wednesday 14th July at Stable View in Aiken, South Carolina

“We at Stable View are deeply saddened to announce the passing of Annie Goodwin, a beloved local rider. She was an exceptional eventer.

The tragic accident happened on Wednesday afternoon while schooling over a Training level obstacle. Unfortunately, she succumbed to her injury shortly thereafter at Aiken Regional Medical Centers. The horse was not injured in the accident.

Our heartfelt sympathy goes out to Annie’s family and loved ones. Please have consideration and respect for all involved during this difficult time”

Annie finished sixth in the CCI4*-S at Kentucky in April riding Fedarman B. US Olympic riders Philip Dutton and Boyd Martin have both expressed their sorrow at the news from their PEQ camp in Aachen, Germany