Lars Nørgaard Pedersen – profile

Showjumper Lars Nørgaard Pedersen has been a part of Danish showjumping for many years. In addition to competing at international level, he was also the national coach in show jumping for 6 years and has won gold at the last three Danish championships in show jumping.

Lars N. Pedersen, born in Vejle,  is a professional show jumper. He has worked in Germany for 6 years, 4 of which with Hugo Simon. From 1997 to 2005 Lars was first rider and stud manager at Stutteri Ask A/S on Fyn, and in the time from 2012 to 2018 he was employed as Elite and Talent Manager in showjumping at the Danish Riding Federation.

Today Lars N. Pedersen runs LP Springheste in Vejle together with his wife Claudia Pedersen – and since 2018 he has also been associated with Absolute Horses in Sommersted as a trainer. Lars’ brother, Søren Pedersen, is also a successful professional show jumper and lives in Wildeshausen, Germany.

Strong performances

Lars N. Pedersen and Bøgegården Gladiola

Over the years, Lars has represented Denmark internationally, and he has achieved many great results. Among these are:
– Goldende Reitabzeichen in Germany (10 victories in S jumping).
– No. 1 World Cup Prague,
– Participated in more than 25 Nations Cup for Denmark with 2 victories
– No. 4 in Hamburg Spring Derby
– Nordic Champion individually and for teams
– Gold at DM for seniors (2020, 2021, and 2022)

Gladiola – three times Danish champion

In 2020 Lars Pedersen won his first Danish Championship on the talented and well-jumping horse Bøgegårdens Gladiola. It was a very deserved and popular victory, specifically with Gladiola and the horse Graffiti P, Lars has had great success in recent years, and has many great victories and placings behind him.

In 2021 and 2022, the pair won another gold at the DM, and you can see their great winning round from 2022 in the video below.

Lars Nørgaard Pedersen and Bøgegården Gladiola