Jessica , daughter of Bruce Springsteen, set to make Olympics debut in Tokyo
Jessica Springsteen has qualified for the Tokyo Olympics as a member of the U.S. Equestrian leaping team, the group added Monday.
also Springsteen, the daughter of rock movie star Bruce Springsteen and singer-songwriter Patti Scialfa, might be part of two-time gold medalist McLain Ward, one-time gold medalist Laura Kraut, and pinnacle American Kent Farrington.. On Tuesday, the more youthful Springsteen wrote that she has “been dreaming of this in view that I can consider.”
“endless gratitude for my group, buddies, and family for supporting me make this a truth,” she also wrote on Instagram. “we are Tokyo bound!!”
also Springsteen, is currently ranked 27th in the global using the global Federation for Equestrian Sports (FEI) and could be driving a 12-year-vintage Belgian Warmblood stallion, Don Juan van de Donkhoeve. She gave a shoutout to the pony on Instagram.
“there’s no horse within the international I’d as an alternative be in this journey with, thank you Don!” she stated. “you’re my horse of an entire life.”
also Springsteen’s teammates have extra experience in the Olympics and worldwide degrees. Ward ranked ninth within the world and won golds at the 2004 Athens Olympics and 2008 Beijing Olympics. Farrington is the pinnacle-ranked American at quantity five inside the global and is making his second instantly Olympics look. Kraut ranked twenty-eighth and won a group gold medal in Beijing.
The crew is led using chef d’equipe Robert Ridland and team leader Lizzy Chesson. The equestrian opposition occasions in Tokyo begin on July 24.