Biography Ibrahim Bisharat Other riders

Ibrahim Bisharat was born on February 22, 1984, in Amman, Jordan. He was immediately introduced to the world of showjumping by his father, Hani Bisharat, who helped grow the horse riding industry in Jordan.  Ibrahim is a three-time Olympian, currently ranking no.161 in the world (FEI; January 30, 2017). At age twenty, Bisharat made his official debut at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, representing Jordan, where he competed in the individual jumping event, along with his horse Qwinto. At the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, Bisharat rode his second horse Sam-Sam in the individual jumping event. At the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, Bisharat selected his third horse Vrieda O to ride.  Ibrahim was coached by Dutch-born Belgian equestrian rider Jos Lansink, a seven-time Olympian and gold medalist for the jumping event at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain.  Ibrahim currently rides and trains at the De Bredehoeve where he continues to compete in international shows in Europe and the Arab League.