Japan the First to Announce its Team for Rio

The first Olympic equestrian sport team has been announced two months before the start of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. The Japanese have found their show-jumping team: Taizo Sugitani, Toshiki Masui, Daisuke Fukusima and Reiko Takeda. Koki Saito is reserve rider. Taizo Sugitani is the most well-known rider of the team, he has already competed at five Olympic Games. 2014 in Athens he was placed 14th in the individual rating.