In honor of International Women’s Day, Horse & Style Editor-in-Chief Sarah Appel sits down top professional female equestrian athletes Georgina Bloomberg, Hannah Selleck, Laura Kraut, Karen Polle, and Mavis Spencer about participating in the only Olympic sport where women and men compete against one another. The panel talks about the challenges, benefits, and idiosyncrasies that[…]
March 8, 2021 – New York, NY – The One Drop Foundation is delighted to announce accomplished professional equestrian show jumper, author, businesswoman, mother and philanthropist, Georgina Bloomberg, as their new Ambassador. United by the power of art and the empowerment of women, international, non-profit water foundation One Drop and Georgina are proud to connect their passion and commitment towards a better world.
Often thought of as an aspirational ideal, the power of one is alive and well in the person of Georgina Bloomberg. After adopting a dog from a rescue in Miami, she saw a need and went about filling it. Read more.
When Georgina Bloomberg stepped off the back of her second ride of the day on a summer afternoon, she felt a familiar pain as soon as her feet met the ground. It crept its way through her back and shot down her leg. She wasn’t worried. The pain was recognizable. She felt it every day.[…]
The Rider’s Closet’s mission is to ensure that riding apparel is accessible to scholastic riding programs, pony clubs, equestrian camp programs, equine charities, and individuals in need. Founded by Georgina Bloomberg in 2006, the program serves riders of all ages and at every level of horsemanship. In 2019, The Rider’s Closet merged with the EQUUS[…]
In part 1 Jimmy Doyle and Georgina Bloomberg demonstrated the ‘Clock’ Exercise which works on stride adjustability – key to jumping clear rounds over technical grand prix courses. Here is another simple but effective cavaletti exercise. Read more.
Top U.S. show jumping athlete Georgina Bloomberg has a string of talented grand prix horses in her barn at Gotham North based in North Salem, NY, and at Gotham South in Wellington, FL. While you may think she and trainer Jimmy Doyle work on intricate courses when schooling at home, they instead spend most of[…]
We all make mistakes. But horse people, as a group, aren’t always the best at handling them. So TPH reached out to some top riders to share their own show ring bloopers to prove, once and for all, that these mistakes really do happen to the best of us! Click to reach the complete article.
Based in North Salem, New York, and Wellington, Florida, Georgina Bloomberg was a member of the bronze medal-winning team at the 2015 Pan American Games (Ontario) with Lilli. Bloomberg has competed in two Longines FEI World Cup Finals and won the inaugural $210,000 Central Park Grand Prix (New York) with Juvina. Her son Jasper, 6,[…]
When it comes to breeding, Georgina Bloomberg has adhered firmly to the concept of quality over quantity. Her Gotham Enterprizes’ breeding endeavors remain small in numbers, but the rate of success has been sky-high. Click to reach the complete article.