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TOSI Marcelo
Sport Dressage, Eventing, Jumping
NOC Brazil   
GenderMale
Born14 Aug 1969 in Piracicaba, BRA
Height1.80 m
Human Interest
Sport Specific Information
Why this sport? His father was a teacher at an equestrian school in Jaboticabal, Brazil, and enrolled him in lessons.
When and where did you begin this sport? He began riding at age five in Jaboticabal, Brazil.
General Interest
Other information TO ENGLAND AND BACK
He relocated from Brazil to England to improve his chances of success at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. He remained in England until October 2014, at which point he moved back to Brazil in order to prepare for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (horsetalk.co.nz, 09 Aug 2015; Twitter profile, 10 Mar 2015; gazetteandherald.co.uk, 10 Nov 2011)

BUSINESS
He and his family run Agromix, an animal nutrition company based in Jaboticabal, Brazil. (Facebook page, 15 May 2020; Agromix Agromixtosi Facebook page, 22 May 2019; agromixtosi.com.br, 09 Apr 2015)

OTHER ROLES
He has served as eventing director at both the Paulista Equestrian Federation [FPH] and the Brazilian Association of Sport Horses Breeders [ABCCH] in Brazil. (eseqex.eb.mil.br, 11 Apr 2019; unimedjaboticabal.coop.br, 11 Dec 2018; guega.com.br, 20 Sep 2018)

COACH
He served as coach of the Brazilian eventing team at the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney, and as assistant coach at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. (cbh.org.br, 01 Aug 2019, 21 Jan 2012; uol.com.br, 18 Aug 2004)
Further Personal Information
Residence Jaboticabal, BRA
Higher education Animal Science - Associated Colleges of Uberaba [FAZU]: Brazil
Occupation Athlete, Breeder, Business Owner, Horse Trainer
Languages English, French, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
General Interest
Famous relatives His partner Anna Ross has represented Great Britain in dressage, and competed at the 2007 European Championships in Turin, Italy. His father was a member of the Brazilian military equestrian jumping team. (British Dressage, 06 Apr 2020; SportsDeskOnline, 12 Mar 2016; 101fm.com.br, 08 Aug 2019)
Last Update
  19 Apr 2022
Sport Specific Information
Club / Team Marcelo Tosi Equestrian: Jaboticabal, BRA
General Interest
Awards and honours He received the 2018 Equestrian Brazil Award as the Top Senior 2* Eventing Rider in Brazil. (ancr.org.br, 30 May 2019)

He was named Best Eventing Rider of Brazil by the Brazilian Olympic Committee [COB] in 2001 and 2013. (cbh.org.br, 01 Nov 2019)
Sport Specific Information
Name of coach William Fox Pitt [national], GBR; Guto de Faria [national], GBR

Major Results
Olympic Games
Year Venue Horse Ind. Rank Team Rank
2012 OG-C London (GBR) ELEDA ALL BLACK 44 9
2008 OG-C Hong Kong - Beijing (CHN) SUPER ROCKY 22 10
World Equestrian Games
Year Venue Horse Ind. Rank Team Rank
1998 3rd WEG-C Rome (ITA) Xilena 58 10
Continental Championships and Games
Year Venue Horse Ind. Rank Team Rank
2011 Pan-Am Games-CCI2* Guadalajara (MEX) ELEDA ALL BLACK 18 3
Other Events
Year Venue Horse Ind. Rank Team Rank
2013 CCI4*-HSBC Burghley (GBR) ELEDA ALL BLACK 35  
2012 CCI4*-HSBC Pau (FRA) ELEDA ALL BLACK 32  
2009 CCI4*-HSBC Badminton (GBR) SUPER ROCKY EL  
2008 CCI4*-HSBC Pau (FRA) SUPER ROCKY EL  

Current Results
Date Venue Competition Horse Ind. Rank Team Rank
05.06.2014 to 08.06.2014 CCI3* Bramham (GBR)   ELEDA ALL BLACK 37  
21.05.2014 to 25.05.2014 CCI1* Houghton Hall (GBR)   GLENFLY 25  
21.05.2014 to 25.05.2014 CICO3*-NC Houghton Hall (GBR)   ELEDA ALL BLACK 28  
21.05.2014 to 25.05.2014 CCI2* Houghton Hall (GBR)   HONORAT 37  
17.05.2014 to 18.05.2014 CIC3* Chatsworth (GBR)   BRIEFING DB Z 38  
02.05.2014 to 04.05.2014 CIC1* Rockingham (GBR)   GLENFLY 22  
02.05.2014 to 04.05.2014 CIC2* Rockingham (GBR)   BRIEFING DB Z 34  
02.05.2014 to 04.05.2014 CIC2* Rockingham (GBR)   HONORAT 61  
05.09.2013 to 08.09.2013 CCI4*-HSBC Burghley (GBR)   ELEDA ALL BLACK 34  
15.08.2013 to 18.08.2013 CCI2* Le Pin au Haras (FRA)   BRIEFING DB Z 10  
08.08.2013 to 11.08.2013 CCI1* Hartpury (GBR)   GLENFLY 24  
08.08.2013 to 11.08.2013 CIC3* Hartpury (GBR)   ELEDA ALL BLACK 44  
08.08.2013 to 11.08.2013 CCI1* Hartpury (GBR)   HONORAT 57  
04.07.2013 to 07.07.2013 CIC2* Barbury Castle (GBR)   BRIEFING DB Z 16  
04.07.2013 to 07.07.2013 CIC3* Barbury Castle (GBR)   ELEDA ALL BLACK 17  
04.07.2013 to 07.07.2013 CIC2* Barbury Castle (GBR)   CZAREVITCH DB Z 72  
14.06.2013 to 16.06.2013 CIC2* Nunney (GBR)   BRIEFING DB Z 39  
14.06.2013 to 16.06.2013 CIC2* Nunney (GBR)   CZAREVITCH DB Z 48  
06.06.2013 to 09.06.2013 CIC3* Bramham (GBR)   ELEDA ALL BLACK 14  
28.07.2012 to 09.08.2012 Olympic Games-C London (GBR)   ELEDA ALL BLACK   9
24.05.2012 to 27.05.2012 CICO3*-NC Houghton Hall (GBR)   CZAREVITCH DB Z   6
Abbreviation Meaning
DNF Did Not Finish
DNS Did Not Start
DNQ Did Not Qualify
DSQ Disqualified
FNR Finished No Rank
RET Retired
WDW Withdrawal






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