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MEMBER PROFILE

BARRY ROYCROFT AM

JUMPING & EVENTING

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AWARDS

  • Australian Sports Medal 2000
  • Member of the Order of Australia 2016
  • EA Hall of Fame 2015
  • EV Hall of Fame 2017/18
  • Julius L Patching Sports Official of the Year 2020

BARRY ROYCROFT AM

JUMPING & EVENTING

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AWARDS

  • Australian Sports Medal 2000
  • Order of Australia Medal 2016
  • EA Hall of Fame 2015
  • EV Hall of Fame 2017/18
  • Julius L Patching Sports Official of the Year 2020

Achievements

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Performance Highlights

Selected 4 times for the Australian Olympic team: Tokyo 1964 (SJ), Munic 1972 (SJ), Montreal 1976 (SJ) and Deoul 1988.   A Level Dressage Judge Young Horse Judge FEI Level 3 Steward Victorian Branch Medication Control Officer Medication Control Program Steward

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Educational Roles

Coach Educator  EA Level 3 General Coach EA   EA Level 3 Jumping Coach EA Level 3 Eventing Coach.

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Judging/Steward/TD Roles

EA Level C Dressage Judge   EA Level 3 Eventing Judge   EA Level 3 Jumping Judge EA Level 3 Eventing Course Designer  EA Level 2 Jumping Course Designer EA Level 3 Eventing Technical Delegate • EA Eventing Steward   FEI 1*/2* Eventing Technical Delegate  FEI Level 1 Eventing Steward FEI Level 1 Eventing Judge FEI Level 2 Jumping Judge

Victorian Barry Roycroft has been declared a Member in the General Division of the Order of Australia (AM) for significant service to equestrian sports, as an administrator, coach and competitor.

A member of Equestrian Australia’s Hall of Fame, Barry first became involved in the sport as a rider and he attended three Olympic Games From 1990 to 2004, Barry was the National Young Rider coach, with three successful Trans Tasman Young Rider Eventing teams. Overseas, he assisted the Japanese Eventing teams and also created a very successful exchange program between Australia and Japan.

Concurrently he served on numerous committees since 1986 including the Board of Equestrian Victoria where he also served as Chairman, Eventing Victoria (of which he was Chair) and the National Eventing Committee. He also served as National Eventing selector. Barry is also a Level 3 NCAS Eventing and Jumping Coach and the founder of the Lakes and Craters Three Day Event which has been running since 1978.

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