Meet our Team riders

Edwina Tops-Alexander

Edwina Tops-Alexander is more than just an equestrian icon from Australia; she’s a testament to how early passions can shape monumental careers. Growing up in Sydney, her weekends were spent on a farm, fostering a connection with horses that would later propel her to global acclaim in the show jumping arena.

THERESE NILSHAGEN

Therese’s biggest achievements so far include an individual fourth placement and two bronze medals with the Swedish team in the European Championships, she was an individual finalist at World Championships and Olympic Games and has several victories at the 5* level.

Nicolette Hirt

Nicolette is an experienced international showjumper from the U.S. Some of her greatest achievements include being in the top three during the U25 final in Salzburg and in the top ten in her first 5* Grand Prix with her horse Chatou. This was very special for Nicolette because she and Chatou did all their first biggest classes together.

Christian Simonson

Christian is a U25 dressage rider, a four-time NAYC (North American Youth Championships) Gold Medalist and two-time Silver Medalist from United States. Christian is ranked number one in the CDIO1* world ranking with his horse Sonny and his horse Zeaball is ranked number two in the CDIO1* horse ranking.

Rebecca Cohen

Rebecca is an American dressage rider from Wellington, Florida, who has been riding for almost her entire life. She earned silver and bronze medals at the North American championships during her Junior/Young Rider years from 2011 to 2013. In 2018 she started training with Jan Brink in Sweden after her time at university, and since then, she has competed internationally and achieved several top finishes in the Small Tour.

Suraya Hendrikx

Suraya is a U25 dressage rider that grew up and lives in Belgium where she and her family have the Equestrian Center Hendrikx. 

Mathilde Juglaret

Mathildes proudest achievements so far is being a three-time FEI medalist at the European Championships at the Child and Junior level, being ranked number two in the world in 2022 and winner of the 2022 futures Champions Junior Nations Cup final in Hagen.

Matt harnacke

Matt is one of the most well-known riding influencers in the world, a successful model, and a professional rider in dressage. Matt was born in Italy and at the age of ten he moved to Australia where he lived for ten years. He then decided to move once more, this time to the Netherlands where he currently lives.  

RIDE FOR WOMEN

Our mission is to empower women’s self-confidence and strengthen their opportunities to succeed, making every woman feel that nothing is impossible through the initiative #RideForWomen.

RIDE AGAINST CANCER

Every year, almost eight thousand women suffer from breast cancer, only in Sweden. Equestrian Stockholm has had a collaboration with Ride Against Cancer since the start, and for us it’s a given to support their incredible efforts.

RIDE FOR NATURE

The hashtag #Ridefornature symbolises one of our missions and is based on the notion that horses and nature go hand in hand. Our collections and our values are based on our passion for horses and the beautiful colours, shapes and phenomena found in nature.

Our collections are consciously crafted, with innovative and high-quality materials, a modern and fashionable design. We create our products with passion and attention to detail, that are meant to last more than one season. All of our collections are created in our different designs – classic-, sportive-, glimmer-, crystal- or maze quilting. Every collection comes with matching products such as clothing, fleece rugs, halters and more.