Name: Omer Karaevli
With our team since: Summer of 2018
Omer Karaevli is one of the international riders of Carpe Diem Equestrian Team. He successfully competes with both the young horses and the more experienced horses of our team at the highest level of the show jumping sport.
Omer started riding at a young age. In order to pursue and develop his show jumping career he moved to Europe. Since then Omer has achieved many outstanding results and has been a valuable rider for his home country. Omer has competed individually or with the Turkish team in three European Championships. He also participated in the World Equestrian Games twice.
A highlight in Omers’ career was his selection for the Olympic Games of 2016 in Rio de Janeiro – Brazil. Making Omer the first Turkish equestrian to participate in the Olympics since 56 years. Due to his achievements Omer is considered to be one of the most successful Turkish riders of all time.