The Whitaker Dynasty. A surname every commentator in the sport of show jumping has likely said time and time again, and one recognised by fans around the globe.
Throughout the generations of Whitaker athletes there are many successful international riders who have competed in the biggest and most prestigious arenas around the world. Today, we focus in on 21-year-old son of Michael, nephew of John, and successful international show jumper in his own right – Jack Whitaker.
Competing at the top-end of the sport in the Longines Global Champions Tour, Jack is forging a name for himself successfully competing in the 5* classes, as well as part of the GCL team Madrid in Motion as their U25 rider.
We sat down with Jack to hear a little bit more about his story, and his Way to The Top.