USDF Bronze, Silver and Gold Medalist with Distinction
USDF Gold Bar Freestyle
USDF L Graduate with Distinction
International Grand Prix Competitor
Eva is a USDF Gold, Silver and Bronze medalist, a Gold Freestyle Bar medalist, a USDF L Graduate with distinction and a 5***** rated rider by Center Line Scores for competing numerous horses up the levels from Training Level to Grand Prix. Recently Eva was the recipient of the newly implemented USDF medals with distinction for all three medals (Gold, Silver and Bronze), meaning the medals were earned with scores above 67%.
Eva received her early dressage education in The Netherlands before moving to Texas in 2000 where she has been actively training and competing dressage horses since 2001.
Eva has extensive experience training horses up the levels, having trained many horses from green to FEI, including several green broke 3 year olds all the way to Grand Prix.
Eva has coached many students to their Bronze, Silver and Gold Medals and has produced Regional Champions, both in the Amateur, Open and Junior/Young Rider Divisions. She has had students qualify for and compete at the National Dressage Seat Equitation Finals, the National Young Horse Championships and the US National Dressage Finals.
From 2001-2022 she qualified for and competed at every level from Training Level to Grand Prix in Regional and South West Dressage Championships, including earning multiple championships and top 3 placings. She has qualified a horse in the FEI division for the US Dressage Finals every year since its inauguration in 2013 and competed in the US Dressage Finals in 2013, 2014, 2017, 2018 and 2021 which resulted in championship placings every single year, including the National Reserve title Intermediate B in 2014.
From 2006 to present Eva has trained and represented horses at the National Young Horse Championships in every division from USEF 4 Year Olds all the way to the Developing Grand Prix division.
Besides National level shows she also competes in CDI's in both the Small Tour and the Big Tour on horses trained herself.
In 2014 Eva passed the USDF L (Learner) Judge program with distinction and is now available to judge schooling shows.
Uberlinus, 2001 KWPN Gelding competing in an Open Grand Prix class in 2014
Wynston, 2009 Oldenburg Gelding (bred by
First Flight Farm) during the 2021 Grand Prix
Zakamo, young Rheinlander gelding at the
Haras Show, 2019
Stortebecker, 2007 Hanoverian Gelding during
the 2016 Shoofly CDI, Intermediate I