Meet #TeamARMATEQ!: USA

USA - @Katelynsmith_eventing

Meet Katelyn!

Hi! I’m Katelyn! I am a Young Rider from Area III. I have been riding for over 8 years and I have competed through CCI1* eventing. I own 3 amazing horses, Lisbane Spartacus, HSH Henry and BA Malik. I have a very busy day to day schedule both on the farm and at shows. Armateq keeps me comfortable all day! I’m so excited to be part of #TeamARMATEQ!! 

USA - @knollviewfarmsinc

Meet Laura!

Hi, I’m Laura! I’m the professional hunter jumper rider and trainer for Knoll View Farms based out of Michigan. I’m so excited to be a part of #TEAMARAMTEQ who appreciates the look and quality of the brand without having to sacrifice the comfort! I compete on the Hunter Jumper A/AA circuit with a wonderful group of horses and clients. I’m working towards Hunter Derby finals and qualifying for Devon in the next couple of years. I am so excited about this partnership! 

USA - @aud_roberts

Meet Audrey!

My name is Audrey Roberts and I’m a NJ based amateur proudly supporting ARMATEQ. I’ve been riding since I was 3 years old and worked my way up from the C circuit to the AA circuit. In my junior career I’ve competed at numerous shows such as the National Horse Show, Winter Equestrian Festival, Pennsylvania National Horse Show in the 3’3-3’6 classes. Since aging out I’m working up to the 3’3 A/O Hunters and 3’ Adult Eq. I’m so excited to work with ARMATEQ as the versatile fabric will aid to any rider no matter the discipline and strenuous day-to-day activities in the equine industry. 

USA - @SNB_EVENTING

Meet Sophia!

 Hi I'm Sophia! I have been riding since i was 6 and I  instantly fell in love with the sport! I started out as a H/J and now I compete in the national levels of eventing! I have 6 horses and have a big passion for retraining OTTB and giving them a second chance! I'm so so excited to be working with you!

usa - @leahdrewdressage

Meet Leah!

Hi, I'm Leah, a dressage rider from Massachusetts and Wellington, Florida, and I'm so excited to be a part of #TEAMARMATEQ. I compete my 2 horses, Jazz Beat (Jazzy), an 18-hand 2010 Hanoverian gelding, and Damons Davian (Dezi), a 2011 Westphalian gelding. I have been riding since I was 4 years old, and I recently won the bronze medal and 5th place at the 2023 USA Dressage Junior National Championship. In 2024, I will be competing both horses in the FEI Young Rider divisions, aiming for the continental and national championships, while also starting college!

USA - @victoria.raleighaqha

Meet Victoria!

Hi im Victoria (tori)! i’ve been riding for 15years and do the aqha, apha, usef, and nsba circuit! i’ve competed up to 3’3” in all 3 rings and have a training barn with my mom in FL! i’ve won the congress and the world in the eq over fences with many top 3s and top 10s! So excited to work with you!

USA - @_rebecca_eq

Meet Rebecca!

Hi I’m Rebecca! I own one horse named Jamaica I have had him for a year now and he and we live in California. We are currently doing the 1.20m and hopefully more by the end of the year! 

USA - @breemakarus

Meet Bree!

Hi, my name is Bree! I'm a Canadian hunter and jumper rider, currently riding for the Penn State Equestrian Team. I am very excited to represent #TEAMARMATEQ and be a part of this amazing community. I have been riding since I was 7 years old and have competed mainly in hunter divisions, recently transitioning to the jumper ring! In the future, I plan to earn my PhD in clinical psychology and become a sports psychologist for equestrian athletes such as myself, helping them reach their full potential in the sport

USA - @blparcels _breezygrl_

Meet Brieanne

Hi! I’m Brieanne!  My horse Remy and I do jumpers! I started riding as a child but didn’t switch to jumping till college on the University of Tennessee Equestrian Team. I was hooked after that! I have two sons and I love being able to share my passion for horses with them. We are based out of Nashville Tennessee, love competing and hope to continue moving up the levels! 

USA - @amyrose_9

Meet Amy!

My Name is Amy and I’ve played rider and groom for most of my riding career! I have competed mostly in the equitation medals and hunters and recently branched out to try the jumpers! My overall goal is to be efficient in all 3 rings, and qualify for some finals in all three rings. I am coming back to riding after a short hiatus, and spent the last year working hard to get my confidence and strength back with my amazing horse, Bottofer. I love being able to share my experiences as your average adult amateur who works a regular 9-5 job to support my horse habit! I’m very excited to work with #TeamARMATEQ and put their stylish technical wear to work! 

USA - @sydnie_ziegler

Meet Sydnie!

Hi there! My name is Sydnie Ziegler. I am 24 years old and recently graduated from Oklahoma State University. While there I competed on the D1 Equestrian team for 5 years! I earned many titles there such as First Team All American, 2x MOP at Nationals in Fences, 2x rider of the month, MOP at Big 12's in Fences, 2x All Championship Team in Fences, 3x Big 12 Champion, and National Champion. I have recently started my professional riding career and am so excited for what the future holds! 

Prior to studying at Oklahoma State I rode for Missy Clark, Doug Boyd and the Gerharts throughout my junior career. I placed 12th in the Hunterdon Cup, was Small Jr Hunter Circuit Champion in Ocala, won MArshal and Sterling High Child Jumper Championship, and competed at Eq finals.

USA - @carolyn_dressage

Meet Carolyn!

Hi i’m Carolyn and i’m so excited to be an ambassador for ARMATEQ! I’ve been riding for almost 10 years and i own two horses! Me and my newest horse, Pool Boy plan to slowly work on my bronze medal these upcoming show seasons. I cant wait to see what we will accomplish in the future! I’m very excited to get to work with #TeamARMATEQ!

USA - @_mjh_eq

Meet Kenzie!

Hi i’m mikenzie i don’t currently own or lease but i have been riding and showing many different horses. My accomplishments are being champion at SEMF and 3rd overall, i have qualified for SEMF 4 years in a row. I have been spring fling champion for my show circuit 3 years in a row all on different horses. I’m super excited to see what the rest of 2023 has to come and what more i can accomplish!

USA - @jetta._.milam

Meet Jetta!

Hello, my name is Jetta. I’ve been riding for 10 years. I started my career as a hunter jumper, then switched to dressage. My proudest accomplishments are going to regional championships in 2021 and 2019 Champion Training Level Jr/Yg for Year Ends by my local show organization. 

I love advocating for our sport and spending time with horses as much as I can. Most of all, I am so excited to see what the future has in store for me! 

usa - @cmreventing

Meet Caitlin!

Hi, I’m Caitlin! I’m a young professional event rider based on the east coast of the United States. Right now I have 1 personal horse, El Patrone, who is competing at the prelim/2* level. We have big international aspirations for the future and I’m so excited to be a part of #TeamARMATEQ!

USA - @carolineesmith08

Meet Caroline!

Hi, my name is Caroline Smith. I am 15 years old. I am so excited to be part of team Armateq! I own 2 horses, Prosper AKA Weston, and Made You look AKA Oliver. I currently compete in the younger 3’6 junior hunters, and the 3’6 equitation. 

USA - @lolaaa.eq

Meet Lola!

Hello! My name is Lola, I have been riding Hunters all my life, and currently own 1 horse! I am based in Idaho, and I am super excited to work with #TeamARMATEQ ! 

USA - @Jlf.eventing

Meet Jessica!

Hi, my name is Jess francis, I've been riding for 5 years and currently competing at training level evening with my OTTB Mr. October in the NJ area. I am so excited to be part of #TeamARMATEQ and can not wait to see what the rest of the season has in store for me! 

USA - @saaya_eqq

Meet Saaya!

Hi, I'm Saaya! I've been riding for 5 years and I recently got champion with my project (lease) horse, Hula. I live in California but regularly go to Japan to find good riding schools for other people. I do all 3 rings and I've been loving it! So happy to be able to be a part of #TeamARMATEQ!

USA - @maddie.eq.1

Meet Maddie!

Hi! I’m Maddie and I am so excited to be part of #TEAMARMATEQ! I am based in Nevada and have been riding for 1 year. I currently show 2’3”-2’6”, and hoping to take it up to 2’9” by the end of the year! I ride in all three rings. Thank you so much for this opportunity!