The Team

My Trainer  :  Stephen Clarke, an immense support and inspiration.

Saddler :  David Ashton, Village Saddlery.  The saddle genius!  www.village-saddlery.co.uk

Farrier : Jamie Reed ... simply the best! Mobile : 07881024670.

Equine Osteopath  :  Bruce Hewett.  The quiet magician! www.equineosteopath.co.uk

Equine dentist : Robin Harding  mob 07949206858.

Feeds : Baileys No: 21 Ease and Excel ... amazing feed, has transformed my horse.  I can highly recommend it.  Very low starch (5%) and high oil content (10%).

Mister Biggs (23+ years) has been on this feed for 7 months now and He looks a different horse.  The best coat he has ever had and more settled in his behaviour and working better than ever!!!

Halco ...  Thank you to Roger, who keeps my horsebox in tip top condition all year round.   www.halcoleisure.com

Toyota ...  keeping me on the road with a great, reliable and pretty nippy car! (don’t tell the police).

Kelsall Hill Equestrian Centre : www.kelsallhill.co.uk

Website ... thanks to Gill Kaye for building this wonderful website. gillk.ph@btinternet.com

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Val Smyth - Coaching

I have been lucky enough to have the opportunity to train and compete my own lovely horses
 at Grand Prix Dressage, up to 4* Eventing and 1.40cms Show Jumping.

I  now specialise in Coaching “tailored to you and your horse’s needs”
endeavouring to “keep it simple”

My equestrian qualifications which enable me to do this are :
UKCC Level 4 Candidate Coach, List 2 British Dressage Judge,
 BHSII, UKCC 3 and Pony Club “A” test.

Other Qualifications :
BSc (Hons), MA and PG Dip Ed.