Jen Clapp grew up showing in the hunters and equitation in California, then moved east where she was captain of the IHSA Equestrian Team at Wesleyan University in Connecticut. She began eventing in 1992 and has successfully competed through Preliminary. She currently events her mare Sea Change at training level.
Jen has taught riding at the Stoneleigh-Burnham School, Mount Ida College, and Pine Fall Farm. In addition to teaching riding, Jen is a high school English teacher with over 20 years of classroom experience. She also volunteers for CANTER New England, fostering and retraining ex-racehorses and helping place them into new homes.