Your question: Can you make money jumping horses?

The niche sport of equestrian show jumping has caught the eye of some of the wealthiest people in the world. For those who can afford to take part in competitions, show jumping offers millions of dollars of prize money and international glory.

How much are jumping horses worth?

It really depends on what level of showing the horse is capable of. I’ve seen lower level horses sell for around 10,000 USD. One of the highest level show jumping horses can sell for as much as 100,000 USD.

Who is the richest equestrian?

Richest horse owners in the world…

Rank Horse Name Inflation Adjusted Price
1 Fusaichi Pegasus £97,398,384.00
2 Shareef Dancer £89,502,732.00
3 Seattle Dancer £22,341,463.00
4 Snaafi Dancer £18,821,425.00

Are equestrians rich?

People involved in the equestrian disciplines tend to be either ultra-wealthy or ultra-poor. The elites own lots of acreage spread across multiple properties. In Ocala, there are a lot of seasonal residents who reside there only during the months of competition.

What is the highest paying equine jobs?

The Highest Paying Equine Careers in the Industry

  • Equine Veterinarian. The doctors of the equine world, veterinarians treat injuries and illnesses. …
  • Equine Veterinary Technician. …
  • Farrier. …
  • Mounted Police Officer. …
  • Product Sales Representative. …
  • Equine Insurance Agent. …
  • Equine Nutritionist. …
  • Riding Instructor.

Do horses enjoy jumping?

Some people (usually those who profit from jumps racing) would like us to believe that horses love to jump. Horses only jump obstacles at full gallop because they are forced to do so. … Horses are intelligent animals with a high level of perception of their environment.

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