Holding on for dear life while riding Avenzio Bellissimo is Taizo Sugitani of Japan at the London 2012 Olympics individual jumping semi-finals.

Steve Guerdat of Switzerland is in complete control riding Nino des Buissonnets at the equestrian jumping semi-finals on his way to the Olympic gold medal at Greenwhich Equestrian Centre in London.

Marcus Ehning from Germany rides Plot Blue during semi-finals during individual jumping Olympics runs at Greenwich Equestrian Centre.

Elizabeth Madden of the U.S. riding Via Volo struggles at the individual jumping Olympics finals at the 2012 London Games. She would be eliminated from the competition on Day 8.