LOS ANGELES 1 › 4 OCTOBER 2015 Los Angeles Convention Center
  • imageGER
  • 17
  • 05/02/1975
  • Biography
  • Best results
Three gold medals at the European Championships, including one in 2005 and two bronzes at the 2004 Athens Olympics (individual and team) feature among the list of wins of this German rider who had eleven international victories in 2012 including two at the World Cup legs in Zurich and Gothenburg. His former stable colleague and champion Ludger Beerbaum says about Marco that he has never seen a more talented rider, a gift he seems to have received at birth. After riding several years for Ludger Beerbaum, Marco started his own business with his partner Eva Bitter. With Cornet’s Cristallo, the son of his former ride Cornet Obolensky, Marco recently won the World Cup in London Olympia.
* Team and individual bronze medallist at the Olympic Games of Athens 2004 (Montender)
* Team and individual gold medallist at the European Championship of San Patrignano, and silver medallist at the German Championship in 2005 (Montender)
* 1st at the Nation's Cup of Barcelona and La Baule 2006 (Montender)
* 1st at the CSI5* Grand Prix of Vigo 2007 (Cash)
* 1st at World Cup Grand Prix of Vigo 2008 (Cash)
* 1st at the Nation's Cup of Barcelone, Rotterdam (Cornet Obolensky) and Aachen (Montender) in 2008
* 1st at the Global Champions Tour in Arezzo 2009 (Cash)
* 1st at the  Grand Prix of the Jumping International of Bordeaux 2009 (Cash)
* Team gold medallist at the European Championship of Madrid 2011 (Cornet Obolensky)
* 1st at the World Cup Grand Prix of Zurich (Cornet Obolensky) and Göteborg (Satisfaction FRH) in 2012