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CARVALHO JORGE Marcio
Sport Dressage, Eventing
NOC Brazil   
GenderMale
Born28 Jan 1975 in Colina, BRA
Height1.86 m
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Higher education Medicine - University of Pouso Alegre: Brazil
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He first tried riding at age five and began competing at age eight. He took up eventing at age 14.
Further Personal Information
Languages English, Portuguese
General Interest
Other information MOVE TO ENGLAND
He relocated from Brazil to England following the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. He is based at a yard in Baydon, England. (Instagram profile, 10 May 2020; Zip Travel - Equestrian Tours Facebook page, 15 Nov 2018; brasilhipismo.com.br, 01 Feb 2017)
Last Update
  21 Dec 2021
Sport Specific Information
Why this sport? His grandfather owned a farm.
General Interest
Hero / Idol New Zealand eventer Mark Todd. (folha.uol.com.br, 04 Aug 2012)
Awards and honours In 2014, 2017, and 2018 he was named Eventing Rider of the Year by the Brazilian Olympic Committee [COB]. (cbh.org.br, 15 Nov 2018; momentoequestre.com.br, 23 Feb 2018; rio2016.com, 16 Dec 2014)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Horses teach us a lot - mostly discipline, dedication, and love on a daily basis." (porforadaspistas.com, 05 Jul 2015)
Injuries He underwent surgery for a broken leg in May 2019, and returned to competition five weeks later. (Facebook profile, 10 Jun 2019)
Further Personal Information
Occupation Athlete, Horse Trainer
Sport Specific Information
Name of coach William Fox-Pitt [national], GBR

Major Results
Olympic Games
Year Venue Horse Ind. Rank Team Rank
2012 OG-C London (GBR) JOSEPHINE MCJ 46 9
Continental Championships and Games
Year Venue Horse Ind. Rank Team Rank
2011 Pan-Am Games-CCI2* Guadalajara (MEX) JOSEPHINE MCJ 9 3

Current Results
Date Venue Competition Horse Ind. Rank Team Rank
05.06.2014 to 08.06.2014 CCI3* Bramham (GBR)   LISSY MAC WAYER 20  
17.05.2014 to 18.05.2014 CIC3* Chatsworth (GBR)   LISSY MAC WAYER 23  
08.05.2014 to 11.05.2014 CCI4* Badminton (GBR)   JOSEPHINE MCJ 23  
28.03.2014 to 30.03.2014 CCI1* Colina SP (BRA)   PP TARCA 1  
28.03.2014 to 30.03.2014 CCI2* Colina SP (BRA)   CORONEL MCJ 1  
28.03.2014 to 30.03.2014 CCI2* Colina SP (BRA)   LF COEUR DE ORAME 4  
08.03.2014 to 09.03.2014 CIC2* Ribeirao Preto SP (BRA)   CORONEL MCJ 1  
08.03.2014 to 09.03.2014 CIC2* Ribeirao Preto SP (BRA)   LF COEUR DE ORAME 3  
21.11.2013 to 24.11.2013 CCI3* Barretos SP (BRA)   JOSEPHINE MCJ 1  
21.11.2013 to 24.11.2013 CCI2* Barretos SP (BRA)   CORONEL MCJ 2  
21.11.2013 to 24.11.2013 CIC2* Barretos SP (BRA)   LF COEUR DE ORAME 3  
24.10.2013 to 27.10.2013 CCI1* Porto Alegre RS (BRA)   LF COEUR DE ORAME 2  
24.10.2013 to 27.10.2013 CCI1* Porto Alegre RS (BRA)   LELIS MCJ 3  
12.09.2013 to 15.09.2013 CIC2* Colina SP (BRA)   JOSEPHINE MCJ 1  
12.09.2013 to 15.09.2013 CIC2* Colina SP (BRA)   CORONEL MCJ 9  
12.09.2013 to 15.09.2013 CIC1* Colina SP (BRA)   LELIS MCJ 9  
12.09.2013 to 15.09.2013 CIC1* Colina SP (BRA)   LF COEUR DE ORAME 11  
15.08.2013 to 18.08.2013 CCI2* Le Pin au Haras (FRA)   LISSY MAC WAYER 28  
08.08.2013 to 11.08.2013 CCI1* Hartpury (GBR)   KNOCKAVARDAGH BOY WD  
13.07.2013 to 14.07.2013 CIC2* Brightling Park (GBR)   LISSY MAC WAYER 11  
18.05.2013 to 19.05.2013 CIC2* Barretos SP (BRA)   CORONEL MCJ 1  
18.05.2013 to 19.05.2013 CIC3* Barretos SP (BRA)   JOSEPHINE MCJ 1  
20.04.2013 to 21.04.2013 CIC1* Colina SP (BRA)   CORONEL MCJ 1  
28.03.2013 to 31.03.2013 CIC2* Deodóro RJ (BRA)   JOSEPHINE MCJ 1  
28.07.2012 to 09.08.2012 Olympic Games-C London (GBR)   JOSEPHINE MCJ   9
24.05.2012 to 27.05.2012 CICO3*-NC Houghton Hall (GBR)   JOSEPHINE MCJ   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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