About Leonora


Leonora Smee is a professional international equestrian rider and high end fashion model. Originally from Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire, Leonora has been riding for over 15 years. She now proudly represents Great Britain.

Leonora had a very early introduction to riding when she was just 4 years old. She started competing internationally at the age of 12 and now Leonora competes regularly at some of the most prestigious shows in the world such as, Athina Onassis Horse Show, Longines Global Champions Tour in locations including London, Paris, Chantilly, St Tropez, Cannes and Monaco.

Leonora’s ultimate goal is to win a Gold Medal competing in showjumping for Great Britain. With the support and encouragement of family, friends and a number of exclusive sponsors; she stands well on track to achieve her goals.

Away from the world of showjumping Leonora has a passion for music and is a trained vocalist, having achieved her Grade 8 singing exam and Diploma in Musical Arts with a distinction. Leonora is also well-versed in other sports and competed in Hockey, Lacrosse and Athletics for U18 GB.

Leonora is also a fashion model and currently the face of South West Ten – the well-established home of elegant and opulent fur and cashmere. Leonora is a brand Ambassador for Horse Pilot and also a TV presenter for The Luxury Channel.

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