Tiggy Hancock Bio- Tiggy Hancock Wiki
Tiggy Hancock – described as one of the sport’s rising stars – was taking part in the routine exercise.
The teen was rushed to hospital but sadly couldn’t be saved and died shortly afterwards.
Greenogue Equestrian Centre in Dublin has now led tributes to the talented horse rider and show jumper.
Tiggy Hancock won a team medal at the European Championships in 2019 https://t.co/WXYwYNQWj7
— The Irish Times (@IrishTimes) June 17, 2021
Tiggy Hancock Age
Tiggy Hancock was 15-years-old.
They said: “Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of the poor child. She was a star in the equestrian community and will be hugely missed.”
Another said: “Just the saddest news. Utterly heartbreaking for Tiggy’s family, her team ,friends and the equestrian community as a whole.
“There wasn’t a result sheet she didn’t top or a team she wasn’t on..outstanding young rider. RIP Tiggy.”
While one wrote: “RIP Tiggy, an incredibly talented young girl”. Horse Sport Ireland described Tiggy as a “much-loved member of the equestrian community”.
They added: “Tiggy was a highly talented young athlete and a respected member of our Pony High Performance Eventing Programme.
“A keen equestrian for many years as a member of the Carlow and Kilkenny Hunt Pony Club and very successful Working Hunter Pony competitor, Tiggy only began Eventing in the autumn of 2018, making an immediate mark on the sport.
Police in Dublin confirmed an investigation into the teen’s death is ongoing and a file is being prepared for the coroner.A garda spokeswoman added: “The Coroner has been notified of this tragic incident.