Cesar started riding at the age of 12 and rode his first grand prix before he turned 20. Since then he has ridden and trained horses up to Grand Prix level and has been the Colombian National Champion at all levels over several years. Cesar has successfully competed in 3 Pan Am Games and 2 Central American Games. In 2010, he earned a Team Gold Medal at the South American Games held in Colombia and a 2nd Team Gold Medal at the Central American Games held in Puerto Rico.
In November 2012, Cesar Torrente won the Colombian National Championship at 3rdLevel.
While Cesar is still an active dressage rider in Colombia and he travels to Germany several times a year to ride and receive further training at Mr. Kasselmann™s Stables.
He does not compete internationally anymore due to his commitments as an FEI judge.
As an active rider and a well-decorated competitor, Cesar has a great compassion for the riders who show under him and always makes an effort to provide value comments that will help riders improve their scores and enjoy their journey in the world of competitive dressage.