Gillian Rolton

 

 

Age: 61

 

Summary: Australian Olympic equestrian champion who won her first gold at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics as part of the three-day event team, who won her second team gold in 1996 in Atlanta while finishing with a broken collarbone and broken ribs after her horse Peppermint Grove fell and skidded during the endurance phase, and who was one of eight flagbearers to carry the Olympic flag at the opening ceremony in Sydney, Australia.

 

 

Cause of Death: Endometrial cancer

 

Born: May 3, 1956

 

Died: November 18, 2017

 

Location: Adelaide, Australia