Hometown: Murrieta, Calif. Birthday: 7/23/1975 Sport/Disciplines: Eventing
Tamra “Tamie” Smith was a member of the U.S. Eventing Team that won gold at the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima, Peru, with Ellen and Alexandra Ahearn and Eric Markell’s German Sport Horse, Mai Baum. The pair went on to win the CCI4*-S at Twin Rivers in September 2019 before traveling to the Netherlands to compete as part of the U.S. team at the CCIO4*-L at Boekelo in October of that year. In 2021, Smith took Mai Baum to a top-ten finish in his CCI5*-L debut at the 2021 Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event.
Smith was the 2020 USEF CCI3*-L Eventing National Champion with Elliot-V at the Galway Downs International Event, and at the same event finished second in the CCI4*-L with Passepartout. She had a strong start to 2021 with Envogue, finishing second in the CCI4*-S at the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event and third at the Jersey Fresh CCI4*-L. With Solaguayre California, Smith won the CCI3*-S at Red Hills International and the CCI3*-L at Jersey Fresh.
Smith has trained horses and riders at her Next Level Eventing since 2005.