Category: Featured Rider

June 2016 Featured Rider Mary Eufemia

June’s Featured Rider Mary Eufemia She started life in a town 28 miles west of Chicago in Illinois’s fifth largest city called Naperville, and at the ripe old age of 8 got her first ride on a horse named King…

May 2016 Featured Rider Vincent Ashley

May’s Featured Rider  Vincent Ashley Originally from a little town called 96 South Carolina, Vincent began his riding career at 8 on a Tennessee Walking Horse named Classy.  Within a short while he owned his own ottb named Midnight, and…

Family Focus

Camp Fox Lea in the summer is an amazing thing, it’s also an opportunity to meet new and upcoming riders. I was pleased to see how many couples and families are now riding and competing together.  That’s why I decided…

May 2015 Stephany Fish

May’s Featured Rider Stephany Fish Originally from Bangor Maine,Stephany currently resides in Jupiter Florida. She describes herself as an enthusiastic person that may appear confident, but frequently second guesses herself in an effort to prevent mistakes.  She has a gift…

February 2015 Karen Abbattista

February’s Featured Rider Karen Abbattista Born just outside Philadelphia, Karen grew up in Horsham, PA, but today calls Sarasota home.  Not from a “horsey” family, she had limited access to horses or formal riding instruction as a child.  That all…

January 2015 Ellen Scofield

2015’s First Featured Rider! Ellen Scofield aka Ellie Originally from Annapolis, Maryland, Ellie started her horse career riding at age 6 on “Caprice”, but the first horse she owned was “Heather”.  She began as a hunter and did a bit of eventing,…

December 2014 Carmen Elisa Franco

December’s Featured Rider Carmen Elisa Franco Born in Cali, Valle del Cauca, Columbia but raised in Bogota, Carmen now calls Palm Beach Gardens, Florida home. The first time she rode she cried the entire time and the riding school that…