Jessica von Bredow-Werndl is a German Olympic dressage rider who was born on February 16, 1986, in Rosenheim.
As a result of her fourth-place finish in the Western European League, von Bredow-Werndl has earned a spot in the 2014 Dressage World Cup Final in Lyon.
During the 2013–14 season, she triumphed at the Gothenburg qualification stage of the Western European League. She placed seventh at the finals, which were held at the Lyon Expo.
In 2015, von Bredow-Werndl also attended the World Cup finals in Las Vegas, Nevada. She achieved a podium finish and a score greater than 80% this time around.
At the 2016 World Cup Final, von Bredow-Werndl repeated her third-place performance.
While competing for Germany in the 2015 European Dressage Championships, she earned a bronze medal in the team competition and placed seventh in the freestyle category.
Von Bredow-Werndl Adds Individual Olympic Dressage Gold to Team Crown
As Germany swept the dressage competition at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Jessica von Bredow-Werndl and Isabell Werth each took home gold for their respective disciplines.
Tonight, Britain’s Charlotte Dujardin, the 2016 Olympic gold medalist in figure skating, had to settle for third place.
The test that Von Bredow-Werndl performed on TSF Dalera, in her Olympic debut, was excellent.
The judges were quite impressed with their creative impression of her, awarding her a score of 91.732 overall.
From the beginning to the end, Von Bredow-Werndl recalled, “she was with me the whole way.” She was amazing tonight.”
Three Olympic champions, including Werth, the seven-time gold medalist, were among the four riders remained in the race.
After witnessing Isabell’s performance, which was “simply incredible,” Von Bredow-Wendl said, “I was really nervous when she rode.”
The Timeless Bond Between an Olympic Champion and Her Horse
Bazaar visits Jessica von Bredow-Werndl, the current Olympic and European champion and a Richard Mille brand ambassador.
The impact of visiting Aubenhausen, ‘The Home of the Dressage Horse,’ in Bavaria, Germany, is immediate and profound.
It’s a picturesque haven from the outer world, with rolling green meadows and horse stables dotted around.
Jessica von Bredow-Werndl, the current Olympic and European champion, and her brother Benjamin Werndl built the state-of-the-art stable.
To manage the education of their horses from the novice level to the highest levels of competition.
In 2021, Jessica had an outstanding year, winning both team and individual gold at her first Olympic Games in Tokyo.
She then went on to win three gold medals at the European Championships on her valued Trakehner mare Dalera.
When Olympic champion and European triple gold medalist Jessica von Bredow-Werndl turned 21, it was the year of her dreams.
The German rider was unbeatable atop the Trakehner mare TSF Dalera BB, first helping her team win gold at the Tokyo Olympics and then taking home the honour for herself.
Two months later, on home turf in Hagen, Germany, she won team gold and two individual gold medals at the European Championships.