Equestrian known for his accolades in competition. He has won various jumping and hunting competitions around the world, including representing the United States in jumping at the Samsung Super Leagues in Europe in 2008.
He competed in his first Grand Prix when he was 11 years old. He won his first Grand Prix at age 18 during the summer following his high school graduation. He graduated from Florida Atlantic University in 2008 with a degree in business management.
In 2013, he won the $75,000 Grand Prix of Indianapolis. In 2012, he joined the US jump team at the London Olympics.
He comes from a family of season equestrians. His parents - Alex and Maggie - own and operate the Our Day Farm in Elgin, Illinois.
He shares his hometown of Elgin, Illinois with fellow athlete and professional wrestler David Otunga.