Karen is a USDF Bronze, Silver, and Gold medalist, as well as a Centerline Scores rated 5* rider. Karen's primary focus is training the competitive horse and rider from beginning levels up to Grand Prix. In addition to training horses, Karen is passionate about working with ambitious adult amateurs. Her students have won numerous champion and reserve championships, USDF gold, silver and bronze medals, the Brentina Cup as well as Young Rider Grand Prix championships. Karen is an accomplished FEI-level Dressage rider who has won several national and international competitions and has trained over 11 horses from training through the levels to the Grand Prix.
Stal810 Dressage, owned by Karen Lipp, is focused on the development of young horses for future sales. Karen, a FEI-level dressage competitor and trainer, has over 28 years of experience identifying, importing, developing, and showing talented dressage horses. As a result, she has many long-standing relationships with breeders in Europe, which enables her to find top quality dressage prospects for her clients or sales prospects for the future.