James Whitaker

Born in 1997 James Whitaker is a member of the famous Whitaker showjumping family a son of Ian Whitaker, he is the brother of William Whitaker and George Whitaker, nephew of John & Michael Whitaker. James Whitaker was highly successful as a junior rider with ponies. He is now jumping horses internationally with lots of success.

In 2018 James Whitaker was the first member of the Whitaker family to win the Queen Elisabeth II cup at Hickstead Royal international horse show, below you can watch the winning round with Glenavadra Brilliant.


James Whitaker
Showjumping Horses For Sale


James Whitaker Horses - Although relatively young James Whitaker has had a great deal of success with a large number of different horses, these include : Mersley Chakotay, Mersley Ezri, Glenavadra Brilliant, NPS Dangerous, Campari V, Centomento 5X, Papillon VII, Fandango, Shooting Star, Caloro Ex Z, Florentine, Jasper IX, Harthill Magician, Lammy Beach, Come Back Didi Des 4 As, Black Cat and Jackpot T D.

Centomento Jx - Born in 2005, Centomento Jx is a Scottish warmblood, gelding who has competed internationally with James Whitaker, sired by Dobels Cento out of the mare Claudia Z who is a daughter of Cordano Z.

Glenavadra Brilliant - Competed by both James Whitaker and his brother William Whitaker, with good results for both. Glenavadra Brilliant was born in 2003, sired by Brilliant Lad out of the mare Frankie`s Lady who is a daughter of Powerswood Purple.

Mersley Ezri - Born in 2009 Mersley Ezri is sired by Mersley Mon Capatain out of the mare Mersley Seven Of Nine who is a daughter of Candillo. Together with James Whitaker Mersley Ezri has jumped and won internationally

James Whitaker Showjumper
  • Mark Leone

    Mark Leone

    American showjumper Mark Leone, watch him compete Annie 66
  • Blyth Tait

    Blyth Tait

    Blyth Tait riding Reddy Teddy wins Individual Mixed Eventing Gold, Atlanta 1996
  • Roger-Yves Bost

    Roger-Yves Bost

    Roger-Yves Bost French showjumper, wathc him competing at Spruce Meadows riding Nippon D`Elle
  • Hubert Perring

    Hubert Perring

    French dressage rider Hubert Perring, watch him in action at the FEI European Dressage Championships.
  • Leonie Bredemeier

    Watch Leonie Bredemeier and Cermit PJ - Spring Kl M - WN 8.3. WN 8.3 :- Showjumping Horses -
  • Davy Russell

    Davy Russell - 2014 Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup - Davy Russell and Lord Windermere -
  • Olivier Guillon

    Olivier Guillon - Lord de Theize - WEG 2010 Team Final -
  • Kamal Bahamdan

    Kamal Bahamdan & Noblesse - Shanghai 2015 ( 160 cm ) Round 1 -