The following year, they helped Britain to a third place finish at the European Championships and to team qualification for Tokyo 2020. She’s now ranked #48 in the world and chasing her biggest dream yet—a spot on the Olympic team.
But for a horse dealer from humble roots, it’s a journey made possible by a sales horse picked up for €5,500 at auction and sold to America for €1.4 million.
Spend a few minutes with Holly Smith in the first Under the Saddle podcast episode of 2020!
About the Author
Carley sees the world through horse-colored lenses. They’re like rose-colored lens, but with more show jumping. Carley’s mission is simple: to make show jumping more popular than hockey, football and ice cream. Combined. Carley lives in Toronto with her partner, daughter and son.