Cazenovia Native Beezie Madden Going For Her Third Gold Medal In Rio
Beezie Madden and Cortes 'C' make the U.S. Olympic Show Jumping Team for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games making it her fourth consecutive US Olympic team.
Cazenovia native Beezie Madden is going to the Olympics for the fourth time. The 52-year-old has won the gold in team jumping in Athens in 2004 and Beijing in 2008. She also won bronze in individual jumping at the Beijing games. In 1989 she was the United States Olympic Committee’s Female Equestrian of the Year.
TeamUSA.Org says Beezie Madden is the first woman to pass the $1 million mark in earning for show jumping ... She has been riding since the age of three and made her grand prix debut in 1985 ... Married since 1998, Madden and her husband, horseman John Madden, reside in Cazenovia, NY