Lars Bak Andersen joined Team Hyperion in 2021. Lars hails from Denmark and currently runs his own stables in Elmshorn, Germany where he lives with his wife and children.

Lars has been a professional rider since he was 20 years old and has previously worked for Stutteri Ask as well as the German Holsteiner Verband.

His father is Bo Bak Andersen who has been an equestrian coach and international course designer. His mother Vibeke Degn Andersen was a professional rider and trainer. Lars himself has also worked as the National coach for Malaysia whose Team scored a bronze medal in the 2011 South East Asian Games in Indonesia.

In 2013, Lars earned the title of Danish Champion on the Casall-son Charly, and in 2022 he competed at the World Championships with 10-year-old Carl-Heinz B (v. Chacco-Blue).

Lars is currently riding Ethene (v. Corrado) for Hyperion Stud and most recently placed 3rd in the World Cup Qualifier in Gothenburg , Sweden. Lars and Ethene boasted one of only three double clear rounds in the competition. The duo is setting their sights on the 2023 European Championships where the Danish Team has a chance to qualify for the 2024 Paris Olympic Games.