Name: Doug Payne
Sport: Equestrian
Discipline(s): Eventing
Height: 6-3
DOB: 12/2/1981
Birthplace: Morristown, N.J.
Hometown: Aiken, S.C.
High School: Voorhees High School (Glen Gardener, N.J.) ‘00
College: Rochester Institute of Technology ’05, Mechanical Engineering
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 6th (team); 16th (individual)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2019 CCI5*-L Lexington, 5th
  • 2019 CCI4*-S Vandiver, 4th
Personal: Married to Jessica Payne ...Has one son, Hudson...Became involved with the United States Pony Club at age 7...Competed on RIT’s alpine ski team...Enjoys both road and mountain biking as well as many other outdoor activities...Has competed in marathon running...An avid photography, car and computer enthusiast...Is also a trainer, judge, coach, author and instrument-rated pilot.