tamie smith eventing

tamie smith

next level eventing based in Temecula, CA

Tamie Smith

an equestrian legacy

With over 25 years of industry experience, Tamie is ranked number five in the world (as of June 2023) as the highest-ranked American by FEI ratings. At Tamie’s core lies a fierce determination to leave a lasting legacy. Through her sport and awe-inspiring achievements, she aims to inspire future generations with the belief that anything is possible. 

Throughout her career, Tamie's achievements are vast: multiple placements on the United States Developing and Elite Rider List, participation in the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games as the traveling reserve, team silver at the 2022 World Equestrian Games, winner at the 2023 Land Rover Kentucky Three Day 5*, and top rankings in numerous global events, including the Badminton 5* and the Maryland 5*. 

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Tamie

Her year-by-year accomplishments reflect an upward trajectory, culminating in an outstanding 2022 where she achieved high rankings in prominent events, including a team silver at the World Equestrian Games in Italy, ending a 20-year podium hiatus for the US Eventing team.

She has a knack for developing difficult horses, reflecting her belief in the potential of every horse. Through her training program, Next Level Eventing, Tamie has trained horses up to the CCI5* level and has ambitions to represent the United States in future global competitions, demonstrating her deep commitment to the sport. She remains an aspirant United States Equestrian Team rider, poised for further success in the years to come.

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Tamie’s training philosophy is rooted in understanding each horse's uniqueness, advocating for patience in the training process, and focusing on mutual understanding between horse and rider.

An inspiration to the sport

When Tamie isn’t competing around the globe, you can find her running her training and sale horse program, Next Level Eventing, with her daughter and pro rider in the making, Kaylawna.

based in Temecula, CA

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SUPPORT TAMIE SMITH IN THE PURSUIT OF REPRESENTING THE USA AT THE OLYMPIC GAMES IN 2024 & 2028 & BRINGING HOME THE GOLD.

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