Eventing team gold medalist at the 2016 Rio Olympics s, Karim Florent Laghouag discovered horseback riding during school holidays with his uncle, coach Pierre Defrance. He became a riding instructor while continuing his journey to the top level. In 2006, he entered in his first World Equestrian Games and finished 10th. In 2018, he enabled the EQUITHEME- JIMENEZ FVA team to win the Grand National Eventing circuit. Karim is also a show jumper. Several horses have accompanied his career: Histoire de Triballe, Havenir d'Azac, Entebbe de Hus and Punch de l'Esques.
Born in Rouen (Normandie) Timothée Anciaume is a French show jumping rider. He made his mark on the international scene in 2009 with his top horses, Jarnac, Litsam and Lamm de Fétan. French Champion in 2014, Timothée Anciaume has a great career as a show jumper. He has been the an EQUITHEME ambassador for the longest time.
French Handisport (Grade I) Champion in para-dressage, Amandine Mazzoni discovered horseback riding at the age of 4. She pursues a classical equitation, when at 15 years old, she is diagnosed with a degenerative disease. However, she decided to ride no matter what and entered para-dressage. Thanks to the actor Alex Lutz who entrusted her with a horse, Amandine is now regularly on the competition scene. Thanks to the good results with her horse Verden, Amandine is aiming for a qualification for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics Games.
Internationally renowned equestrian artist, Pierre Fleury has been in contact with horses since his early childhood, his parents being passionate about horses. Pierre discovered the work on foot thanks to Nessy and Nelson, two Highland ponies bought by his father to be harnessed. Peter diverted them from this objective and transformed them into show companions. After an invitation to present a show at the Haras du Pin and a participation on M6 talent show « La France a un incroyable talent » Pierre Fleury's career was launched. He was chosen to host the opening night of the World Equestrian Games in Normandy. He was also the artist heading « La Nuit du Cheval » at the Salon du Cheval de Paris in 2018
A newcomer to the EQUITHEME Ambassadors, Claire Gosselin is an international dressage rider. After six years in training at the Ecole Nationale d'Equitation, Claire has been a French Champion since 2001, and joined the ranks of top riders in 2008. In addition to her athletic career, Claire Gosselin is also a teacher and is in charge of the management of the Haras de Lauture, her family's breeding.