Victorian Institute of Sport

Joann Formosa

"Let's Go Mate"

Personal details

Date of Birth:
19 February 1961
Hometown:
Broadford
Current Residence:
Broadford
Hobbies:
Animals
Most Admired Athlete:
Edward Gull

Sporting Details

Teams:
Victorian Dressage Squad, Australian Paralympic team
Disciplines:
Dressage High Performance Gold Squad
Training Venues:
Balmoral Equestrian Centre, Werribee
Clubs:
Berwick Dressage, Victorian Dressage Club, Australian Para Dressage Club

Sporting Achievements

Career Highlights:

  • 2014 - Order of Australia Medal
  • 2014 - EA Awards
  • 2013 - Australian Day Honours List OAM 
  • 2013 - FEI Against All Odds Award
  • 2012 - Best International Rider 
  • 2012 - Gold, London Paralympic Games
  • 2006 - World Equestrian Games