CPC - Wall of Fame And Alumni Achievement

John Rumble

ditch

"Cilroy" and John Rumble over the 33rd and last fence in the cross country phase D which was 4.7 miles long and was part of a total 23 mile endurance test.
The spread of the ditch on landing was 8'2"

MEMBER OF BRANCH OR BRANCHES: Eglinton

REGION: Central Ontario

APPROXIMATE DATES OF MEMBERSHIP: from 1945-1950

HIGHEST TESTING LEVEL ACHIEVED: A

IN WHAT DISCIPLINES DID YOU PARTICIPATE IN PONY CLUB:

The first ever CPC rally in Montebello, Quebec., Quiz,Show Jumping

ACHIEVEMENTS AS A RIDER:

Olympic Bronze Medal in Team 3 Day Eventing on "Cilroy" in 1956, Stockholm, Sweden

ACHIEVEMENTS IN THE MAINSTREAM

Created my own company - Nearwest Dynequip which sold large mining trucks to the open pit mines in BC and Alberta

FAVOURITE MEMORIES YOU HAVE OF OF PONY CLUB

Was the winning rider (with most points) at the Rally in Montebello

Many lifelong friends who are still very close.