Matt Archer

Discipline: Show Jumping

Awards: 2011 Winner Caroline Day Memorial Classic, 2011 Overall Best Young Jumper Sac Int'l Suitability Finals, 2011 Champion and Reserve Ch. Sac International 4 Yr Old Suitability Finals, 2012 Champion West Coast Young Jumper 5 Yr Old Finals,

Hometown: Kerman, CA

Number of Horses: 16 client horses.

What is your first memory of horses?

Taking ‘up down’ lessons in black rubber boots.

When was the first time you got bucked off?

Not long after I put on my first pair of black rubber boots.

If you weren’t a horse trainer, what would you be?

I would work in the beef cattle industry.

What did you want to be when you were a child?

A lawyer.

What is a must have at horse shows?

My spurs and a stick.

What do you love most about horses?

They're honest and incredibly forgiving.

What is your favorite Starbucks drink?

Tall Latte.

What is your favorite movie?

Pulp Fiction.

If your life was a song, what would it be?

Life is a Highway by Chris LeDoux.

What is your go-to meal at horse shows?

Whatever they're serving at the taco truck and a Coke.

Where would you go on your dream vacation?

Bora Bora.

What are your favorite Noble Outfitters products? And why do you like them?

  • Best Dang Boot Socks- They have a great fit and stand up to a lot of wear.
  • Straight Flush Knife- Really useful tool that has a great look!
  • Men's All-Around Vest- It's a great vest for those cool mornings when a jacket is too much. The material used is strong and holds up to work around the barn.