Nick Haness is a hunter/jumper professional based in California. Nick grew up riding in Orange County, until his life long dream of owning his own farm came true. Nick is the owner of Hunterbrook Farms which was established in 2009, and is now located in Temecula, California. Nick has been a successful hunter and jumper rider throughout his junior and professional career. He specializes in importing quality horses from Europe, and developing them into famous national show hunter champions. Having been champion from coast to coast including the most prestigious horse shows such as Devon, Harrisburg, Washington, and Capital Challenge – Nick was recently reserve champion at the 2019 USHJA International Hunter Derby Championships. Later that year, Nick garnered a win in the $50,000 Stal Hendrix Green Futurity Finals. Nick was also named the recipient of the Emerson Burr Award, which led him to be named the United States Equestrian Federation’s 2019 Equestrian of the Year.