Tami Glover '99 owns Top Venture Performance Horses, LLC
Tami Glover '99 is a co-owner of Top Venture Performance Horses, LLC, a premier training, competition and sales facility located in West Grove, PA. Tami (specializing in Dressage at Top Venture) is from Cocoa, Florida and "grew up" at Hilltop Farm, Inc, attending the JR/YR Intensive summer camps from 1991-1998, and then becoming a young horse trainer under the tuteledge of Scott Hassler. As a junior, Tami earned her C-2 rating in Pony Club, showed the hunters in 4-H and evented through Training Level. She illustrated her strong desire to further advance her riding career by attending Oldfields School, and then furthering her education at The International Academy for Equestrian Studies in Warendorf, Germany, for one and a half years. While in Germany, Tami merited the Trainer A and Trainer B certificates through fourth level. Moreover, she traveled to two internships located in Germany: Petra Wilm and Jan Neivelle.
Tami's innate ability and talent with young horses has shown many successes in the show ring. In 2006, she won the Four Year Old Young Horse National Championship aboard Linda Santomena's, BW-Callista, scoring an impressive 9.0. BW-Callista was also named the 2006 Four Year Old Materiale Horse of the Year. The successful pair completed the show season bringing home Training Level Champtionships from BLM's and Region 1, and placing second in both Four Year Old classes at the prestigious Dressage at Devon. Tami's successes in 2006 were not merely limited to her achievements with BW-Callista; Rossignol, a talented five year old Westphalen by Regazzoni, trained by Tami, placed fourth in the BLM's and Region 1 First Level Championships and placed third in the Five Year Old class at Dressage at Devon, scoring an impressive 77%.
Tami's love for animals is illustrated by her impressive pet menagerie: her three dogs, Leila, Cooper and Kita, her two (and a half) horses, Watch Me, J. Lo and "Mini", and her five cats. Besides spending time with her animals, Tami enjoys going to the beach and playing basketball.