Jayne Craike MNZM #90
|Date of Birth||21 Septenber 1961|
Jayne is a pioneer behind the sport of Para equestrian in this country. Internationally she competed at three consecutive Paralympic Games: Atlanta 1996, Sydney 2000, Athens 2004, performing with distinction at all three. Gold and silver medals in Sydney 2000, fifth spot in Atlanta 1996, and only just missing out on the dais in Athens 2004 with fourth places in each of her events. In NZ she dominated her grade with over 40 national & regional Championship titles to her name. As a rider, she retired only 2 years ago but continues to immerse herself in her beloved sport as a national Judge.
Read this article to know more about Paralympian Jayne Craike.
Jayne officially received her ‘numbered’ pin as part of The Celebration Project in Hamilton in June 2019.
|1996||Atlanta 1996 Paralympic Games||-|
|2000||Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games||Gold Mixed Dressage - Championship Grade IV|
Silver Mixed Dressage - Freestyle Grade IV
|2004||Athens 2004 Paralympic Games||-|