Karen Sparks

Hometown: Ottawa, Ontario

Joined: 1998


  • High Amateur Owner Jumpers
  • Grand Prix Level

Karen Sparks and her mother, Ann Matthews, are also partners with Millar Brooke farm in Millar Brooke’s breeding operation.


  • Calvin Klein, 2004 Swedish Warmblood gelding (Cardento x Donna Karan)
  • Teddy du Bosquetiau, 2003 Belgian Warmblood gelding (Ogano Sitte x Albion Du Chene Brule)
  • Ferarro K, 2002 Dutch Warmblood gelding (Ferro x Coronado)

Career Highlights:

  • Champion, 1.35m Jumpers at Ottawa International Horse Show, Ferarro K (2016)
  • Champion; 1st in two of the three High Jr/Am Jumper classes at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair, Victoria (2011)

Future Ambitions:

“I hope to have many successful seasons at the Grand Prix level and look forward to watching the development of the horses from our breeding program.”