Lara and her son at Silver Spring Farm, Oregon

Lara and her son at Silver Spring Farm, Oregon

Silver Spring Sporthorses was founded by Lara Schleining, a champion rider with over 20 years of industry experience. Driven by her passion for horses and backed by her extensive global network and intricate knowledge of buying and selling horses, Lara offers unmatched expertise and experience.

Our team works tirelessly to ensure clients are matched with the perfect horse - capable of winning on a national and international level - at the best value.

Lara is a successful FEI Competitor and has been extensively trained in the United States by Grand Prix rider, Kathy Everman, and in the Netherlands by 3-time Olympic Gold Medalist, Anky van Grunsven. Lara has also had the opportunity to work with Goeff Butler, Guenter Seidel, Steffen Peters, Charlotte Bredahl Baker, Anne Gribbons, Conrad Schumacher, Jeff Moore, and the late Hans von Blixen-Finecke.