ES SPORTHORSES LLC

ELIZABETH BEGAN RIDING AT THE AGE OF FOUR IN SOUTHERN LOUISIANA, BUILDING HER EQUESTRIAN FOUNDATION UNDER TRAINER AND AUNT, KIRSTIN FOUST (MURPHY). SHE QUICKLY BEGAN SHOWING IN THE LOCAL AND A CIRCUIT PONY DIVISIONS. AS HER RIDING PROGRESSED, SHE WAS RECRUITED BY SEVERAL OWNERS AND OTHER TRAINERS AS A WARM UP RIDER AND LATER ASKED TO ASSIST IN THE DEVELOPMENT AND SHOWING OF YOUNG SALE HORSES & PREPPING OF CLIENT HORSES. THROUGH THE REST OF HER JUNIOR YEARS SHE WAS COMPETITIVE IN THE USEF TALENT SEARCH, WIHS PHASES UP THROUGH THE JR/AO JUMPER DIVISIONS; QUALIFYING ANNUALLY FOR ZONE 7 FINALS IN THE HIGH CHILDRENS AND AO JUMPER DIVISIONS WITH HER OTTB, DAKOTA. COMPETING ACROSS THE COUNTRY WITH PLACINGS IN SEVERAL MINI PRIXS, SPEED STAKES AND JUMPER CLASSICS ALLOWED HER TO COMPLETE USEF'S HIGH SCHOOL EQUESTRIAN ATHLETICS PROGRAM WITH FOUR STARRED YEARS. 















AT AGE 19, LIZ WAS OFFERED A PAID RIDING POSITION UNDER ELEANOR BOATWRIGHT IN AUSTIN, TX. AND LATER BECAME THE PRO RIDER FOR AUSTIN TRI-STAR, ATX EQUESTRIAN AND SCATTERED OAKS FARM. IT WAS AT THIS TIME THAT ES SPORTHORSES WAS ESTABLISHED AS A CORPORATION FOR LIZ AS AN INDEPENDENT ATHLETE AND EQUINE SALES AGENT. AT S.O.F SHE ALSO BROKE AND TRAINED TOP HUNTER BLOOD LINE OLDENBURGS AND HALTER TRAINED THE CONSECUTIVE YEARLINGS. ALSO LEARNING THE INS AND OUTS OF THE A.I. AND LIVE COVER  BREEDING PROCESSES.

LEADING TO THE 2015 FALL TRAVEL TO GERMANY WHERE ES SPORTHORSES IMPORTED A 4 YO STALLION THAT LIZ HAS TAKEN UP THROUGH THE YJC 6 YO DIVISION, NATIONAL HUNTER DERBIES AND ONTO THE WELCOME STAKES AND 1.30MS.

AT AGE 24, SHE MOVED TO ATLANTA TO CONTINUE HER CAREER AS A PRO RIDER AND SALES AGENT FOR ES SPORTHORSES LLC.


LIFE LONG ACHIEVEMENTS INCLUDE YEAR END AWARDS FROM LHJA, GCHJA, SLHJA, MHJA, THJA, CTHJA, CHERYL & CO NAL, NHJL, EQUITATION MEDALS FOR LHJA, MHJA & GCHJC, USHJA ZONE 7 FINALS FOR LOW + MODIFIED + HIGH CH/AD JUMPERS, LOW + MODIFIED JR/AO JUMPERS,  YJC 6YO QUALIFIER WINS, NATIONAL DERBY AND SEVERAL JUMPER STAKE WINS AND PLACINGS.

























SHE HAS ALSO PARTICIPATED IN CLINICS AND RECIEVED TRAINING FROM KIRSTIN FOUST (USA), DENNIS AND PETE MURPHY (USA), MEGAN O'DWYER THIEL (USA/IRE), HOLLY SHEPHERD (USA), GLENN HARTIGAN (CANADA), DAVID Q. WRIGHT (USA), JEANETTE CORBEEK (HOLLAND), MELANIE ROCK (USA) AND ELEANOR BOATWRIGHT (USA).

















LIZ IS U.S - SAFE SPORT CERTIFIED , A DOVER SADDLERY - LEAD PRODUCT ADVISOR​, IS CURRENTLY A LICENSED APPRENTICE PURSING HER USEF JUMPER JUDGES CARD AND HAS JUDGED LOCALLY FOR CENTRAL TEXAS HUNTER JUMPER ASSOCIATION, CHERYL & CO, ELITE SHOW JUMPING AND HUB CITY HUNTER JUMPER ASSOCIATION. SHE HAS WORKED VARIOUSLY FOR SHOW NET, LLC, STOOD AS THE CTHJA STATISTICIAN/WEB DIRECTOR FOR 2 YEARS, AND IS A USA AMBASSADOR FOR JUST WORLD INTERNATIONAL.

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