Having begun riding from a young age, Lisa discovered her passion for showjumping in her early teens after having a go at everything Pony Club offered. Lisa became a regular fixture over the the years in New Zealand show jumping teams and squads, from Young riders through to Senior Tri-nations and Trans-Tasman teams and at Nations Cup level. Winner of numerous Grand Prix and CSI-W World Cup classes in New Zealand in addition to many New Zealand titles and championships.
A proven producer of young horses, Lisa has won numerous age group titles and championships in New Zealand, Australia and Europe. She has a passion for training and developing quality young horses for future in the sport.
In addition to riding and training horses Lisa has developed a strong focus on coaching riders, and had in past years fulfilled the role of Trainer/Chef d' Equipe for New Zealand Junior and Young Rider teams to Australia and South Africa.
Lisa's career as a professional rider took her overseas for several years, competing to CSI4**** level in Europe. Now settled back in New Zealand, she is excited to use her knowledge and experience to focus on the coaching and training side of equestrian sport and the development of horses and riders here in New Zealand.