Jan 2007 - Present
Jan 1993 - Jan 1997
Juliana Starbuck is co-owner and trainer at Starbuck Equestrian, located in Ridgefield, Connecticut. The facility is recognized as one of the top show barns in New England and in the country. Juliana Starbuck is an accomplished equestrian who has ridden and competed for most of her life. Juliana Starbuck grew up around horses, attending Ridgefield High School, and graduating from Lynchburg College in 1997 with a Masters in Health Science. She rode for the school’s equestrian team, winning the IHSA Zone finals in 1995. A competitive rider from an early age, she is a member of the Connecticut Hunters and Jumpers Association’s Medal Finals Hall of Fame for her accomplishments in the juniors division in1992. After college, she returned to national competition and professional horsemanship.Juliana Starbuck’s many accomplishments in equestrian sports include winning the Connecticut State Finals in 1991 and winning the Professional Horseman’s Equitation finals three years in a row. As a junior rider, she was the only rider in the United States to be in the top six placings in all the national equitation finals. Ms. Starbucks successfully represented Connecticut in the 2000 Olympic Show Jumping Selection Trials. Juliana Starbuck has won numerous grand prix and mini-prix events. She continues to be nationally ranked in the top 10 in the four-foot hunter division.Conveniently located only an hour from New York City, Starbuck Equestrian has been a family owned business for over 30 years. The beautiful facility boasts two large outdoor riding rings and an Olympic grand prix ring. During winter months, they offer two indoor Olympic sized arenas. Juliana Starbuck and sister, Amanda, are dedicated to the continuing tradition of equestrian excellence in their family, supervising a professional staff of instructors, and teaching students, and training horses, themselves. Juliana donates riding lesson for charitable organizations, and enjoys yoga and skiing in her spare time.
donation of horseback riding lessons,skiing, yoga