Your Team Newsletter May 2020 | USET Foundation

May 2020

Olivia LaGoy-Weltz

Riding the Ups and Downs of the COVID-19 Crisis

Running her own farm while also competing internationally has taught dressage star Olivia LaGoy-Weltz how to handle the unexpected — and that’s more crucial than ever now.

Michael Matz

From Show Jumping Olympian to Kentucky Derby-Winning Trainer

Halfway through his career as a world champion show jumper, Michael Matz decided to try something new: thoroughbred racing.


When Roxie Trunnell’s Life Was Turned Upside Down, a Special Horse Kept Her Grounded

In February 2020, the 34-year-old became the first U.S. rider to be ranked #1 in the world for para-dressage

Lyla and Tom Florio

Lyla Florio’s Long, Wonderful Ride

The 88-year-old horsewoman ran Coppergate Farm with her husband for more than 40 years. Now, she stays connected by supporting the U.S. Equestrian Team.

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