International Show Jumper
Sharon grew up in Perth until approximately 1997 where she moved with husband Bill and daughter Kelly to Sydney to be closer to the competition as they were travelling horses across the Nullabor each year.
Sharon was on the Equestrian Australia “Elite” squad at that time until she sold her horse “Jox” to USA interests in the lead up to the Sydney Olympic Games.
Although she stayed in competition and continued to teach, it was not until she purchased CP Ulixes several years ago that she returned to the bigger competitions again.
In the first 6 months that Sharon had him, Ulixes won the futurity class at the Australian Championships in Canberra in 2010, in 2012 they won several NSW State Titles, Winner of the Grand Prix at Australian Championships in Werribee and runner up Australian champion , Winner World Cup Qualifier Sydney Summer Classic , 2nd Equitana World Cup qualifier Melbourne, Winner, Silver qualifier Class – Showcase of Showjumping, NSW – Showjumper of the year, 2013 Winner, World Cup Qualifier – Sydney Royal Show.
Sharon’s current ride is the extremely talented mare CP Aprilla on whom she has won and placed in many Grand Prix competitions.
Sharon teaches and competes with her daughter Kelly where she is based in Pitt Town NSW