USDF 5* Gold Medalist
Lauren began riding when she was 5 years old. By the time she was 14 she was an assistant teacher for a busy riding school. Her love of riding and the sport of dressage had her pursue training with some of the best equestrians in the country. She credits most of her success to her time spent with Olympian Guener Seidel, Olympian Christine Traurig, and "S" judge Heidi Gaian.
Lauren has achieved the USDF Bronze, Silver and Gold medals and has been successful in the FEI ring since 1996. She has over been down centerline over 200 times with 38 horses. Her recent achievements include:
2019 USDF all breeds awards Reserve National Champion at the Grand Prix Freestyle
2019 USDF 25th in the Nation Grand Prix Freestyle
2019 USDF Gold Medal Freestyle Bar
2017 USDF Regional Champion Intermediare 1
2017 USDF Regional Champion Intermediare 1 Freestyle
2017 USDF Regional Reserve Champion Prix St. George
2017 HOY award 7th in the Nation Intermediare-1
Lauren is passionate about bringing horses and riders up the levels and believes in using a gentle and compassionate approach. Lightness, harmony, and a classical position are the foundation of her training methods. Horses trained by Lauren have a high degree of ride-ability and a relaxed and positive mind frame. Lauren's students appreciate her demanding yet patient approach and have enjoyed much success in the show ring as well as developing rewarding relationships with their horses.