Classed 67th in the FEI Ranking, Amanda Derbyshire is one of the most recognized riders in the high level jumping. The 31-year-old rider has signed with the Voltaire Design for a year and shares equestrian anecdotes with us.
How did you get into high level show jumping?
"My Mom got me into riding & I instantly found my passion. With hard work, determination and a little bit of luck i've been able to take advantage of the opportunities presented to me! "
What is your favorite equestrian memory?
"Definitely, WEG Tryon 2018! Being able to jump clear for Great Britain is something I'll never forget!"
(Amanda placed 17th individually & helped Great Britain finish in 8th overall)