Dressage Rider and Coach John Zopatti Launches New Website


Wellington, FL – John Zopatti is known for his ability bring both horses and riders to success at all levels and across disciplines, and with the launch of his new website, www.johnzopatti.com, accessing Zopatti’s history, schedule, and wealth of dressage knowledge has never been easier. Based in Wellington, Florida for the winter and North Carolina for the summer, Zopatti has built a repuation as a talented rider and gifted teacher who has helped numerous riders reach their goals in addition to riding himself and training at the Grand Prix level.  A USDF Gold Medalist, winner of several USDF Regional Championships at the FEI level and 4-time Gold Coast Dressage Association Trainer of the Year, Zopatti’s success and that of his students can not be disputed.  He creates a team approach with his students and caters to both amateurs and professionals alike, including some eventers who utlize Zopatti’s methods improve their dressage scores and their over fences work.  Noted for his fun approach to teaching dressage, Zopatti is a sought after clinician and instructor who’s ‘life is good’ philosophy carries over into his profession.

Zopatti’s new website features a services page, outlining what he offers as both a rider and a coach, an About John page, Sponsors, Horses for Sale, Photo Gallery, News page, and Events Schedule among others. 

He spends his winters competing on the prestigious Florida dressage circuit with his horses and clients, and his summmers in Pinehurst, North Carolina, where he focuses especially on working with horses and riders at all levels.  Zopatti has been teaching clinics in Pinehurst for the past fourteen years, and this summer, Zopatti is bringing his longtime equine partner Fabio.  An eighteen-year-old Oldenburg owned by Kristy Truebenbach Lund, Fabio has been ridden and trained by Zopatti from day one. The pair’s bond is evident by their show record, to which they most recently added a win in the Intermediate B Open division at the Gold Coast Dressage Grand Finale

With decades of training experience under his belt, Zopatti has seen his students excel at all levels from beginner riding to regional and national championships.  Zopatti’s own history of victories in the show ring include winning multiple USDF Regional Championships at FEI levels and receiving a high score in the 2013 United States Dressage Finals, as well as dedicating his time and energy to the Challenge of the Americas, a Grand Prix level quadrille freestyle competition to benefit breast cancer research.

To learn more about John Zopatti, visit www.johnzopatti.com or call 561-722-7555.