Equestrian focusing on present jumping; she produced her Olympic debut in 1996 on the Atlanta video games, where she positioned 8th. She earned multiple nationwide pony championships before her professional profession. In 2007 she was suspended for just two a few months after her equine examined positive for etoricoxib, a prohibited substance. She wedded Eckard Kurten in 1996. She competed on the 2004 Olympics where Michael Phelps stole the news.