An Under 25 rider who’s moved up the ranks to become one of ‘the’ riders to beat, Alexandra Crown has an eye toward the future! Trained by Olympic silver medalist Kent Farrington, the show jumping community has seen Alex grow substantially within the sport over the past several years. Although she is small in stature, she is a juggernaut in the ring earning consistent results and multiple wins at the CSI2* level in the States and abroad during this past 2016 season. Not only a fan favorite to watch compete, Alex also garners admirers from her can’t-miss smile, style, but most importantly, her love and dedication to the sport. Become an even bigger fan of this rising talent as you follow along the Instagram of Alex Crown:
Name: Alex Crown
Hometown: New York City
Current location: Lexington, Kentucky
Discipline and level of riding: Show jumping at the CSI2* level
Approach to ‘gramming’: I mostly post photos of my horses, both at shows and at home/around the barn. I also try to mix in some more personal photos, such as with friends and family or if I go to any cool events or travel somewhere beautiful.
IG Live or Snapchat? Snapchat, but I occasionally use Instagram stories as well
Favorite riding clothes brands: I mainly wear the brand Carma, I love the design and fit of their clothing!
Favorite streetwear brands: Sandro and Rag & Bone
Words of advice for a good IG account: My biggest piece of advice would be to keep your Instagram real! Post what you like and what makes you happy, and just be yourself.
Photography by Lucio Landa