Erik Smiley has ridden for Ireland in the discipline of eventing in two European championships bringing home a bronze medal each time. He also rode for Ireland in 4 Olympic Games and 3 World Equestrian Games, as well as his incredible riding talents he under took the great task of taking the Fellowship
of the British Horse Society exam and passed. He is only one of 59 people in the world to hold this rank. He is a FEI judge as well as being the director of the International Eventing Forum. And last but not least he coached the Belgian eventing team who took the European eventing championship as well as the 2011 Olympics in London.