Despite only being 26 years old, Lizzie is a long standing member of the New Zealand High Performance Eventing squad, having previously represented New Zealand at Young Rider level, in the words of the New Zealand media, “a young rider going places!”.

Lizzie is originally from Hamilton, New Zealand and was the leading New Zealand Event Rider in 2009/10 and the Superleague Series winner in that same year. She is a multiple CIC/CCI 3* winner in New Zealand and Australia and a former New Zealand Young Rider National Champion (2009).