Meet Our Rider, Lauren Tisbo

Nationality: United States   |   Birthdate: May 18, 1984   |  City of Residence: Wellington, FL

Lauren Tisbo is one of the United States’ top young stars of show jumping with an impressive list of major accomplishments throughout North America. Raised in Barrington, Illinois, Tisbo is now a resident of Wellington, Florida where she rides for her family’s Tequestrian Farms. She got her first horse at the age of 12, and focused on equestrian sport in her late teens, training and competing in the Chicago area.

Lauren’s determination and drive have served her well. Having trained with some of the world’s best during her development, Lauren herself is now a respected competitor at the top level of the sport.

In 2016, Lauren posted impressive results in World Cup competitions; 13th place at International Bromont World Cup Table A, 3rd place $216,000 American Gold Cup at Old Salem, 7th place $130,000 Presidents World Cup 1.60m in Washington D.C. and 10th place $250,000 CP National World Cup 1.60m in Lexington, KY.

Also in 2016, Lauren posted many top ten finishes in Grand Prix events; 3rd place International Bromont CSI2* Grand Prix, 4th place in the $1 Million Grand Prix CSI5* in Saugerties, 1st place in the $100,000 Hudson Valley Jumper Classic and 3rd place finish in the $380,000 CSI5* Rolex FEI Grand Prix in Tryon, North Carolina

Mr. Visto, Entre Nous and Coriandolo Di Ribano each shared in Lauren’s top finishes.

Lauren graduated from Lake Forest College in 2006, with a degree in communications and a double minor in business and sociology/anthropology. She can often be seen doing PR at show jumping venues sponsored by Suncast.

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