Edwina Tops-Alexander

Edwina Tops-Alexander is an Olympic showjumper who competes for Australia. Married to former Dutch champion Jan Tops, Edwina decided to move to Europe in 2006 to compete against the best riders in the world, using the Netherlands as her base for most of the year at Stal Tops Valkenswaard.

In 2006, Edwina became the first rider in the history of Australia to qualify for the final of the World Championships in Aachen, where she finished a fantastic fourth.

She has had a number of Grand Prix wins including Brussels, Valkenswaard, London, Zurich, Cannes, Geneva, Vigo and Doha to name a few.

In 2011 and 2012, she won the Global Champions Tour which resulted in her being the highest ranked female rider in the world rankings.

Career Highlights

2016 Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro - 9th
2012 Olympic Games London - 20th
2010 FEI World Equestrian Games Lexington KY - 13th
2008 Olympic Games Hong Kong - 9th
2006 FEI World Equestrian Games Aachen - 4th