Laura Kraut was born November 14th 1965 in Camden, South Carolina. Laura is an American show jumping competitor and for almost two decades, Laura has represented the United States in the Olympic Games, World Cup Finals, and Nation’s Cup teams.
Laura began riding at age three in Atlanta, Georgia, after her mother encouraged her and her sister Mary Elizabeth to become involved with horses. The sisters still work together - Mary Elizabeth manages the horses, staff and barn in the USA while Laura trains and shows her current Grand Prix horses, and seeks out talented young horses to bring along. More information on Laura can be found here.