We are a family run business
...supported by an amazing group of staff and volunteers.
Fiona has owned and worked with horses most of her life.
She is a natural horseman who has a deep understanding of horses and how they think!
Fiona is a level 2 coach and equine assisted facilitator.
Feel free to ask Fiona more about the horses or how to develop your horsemanship skills, especially on the ground.
Chris is our senior coach. He is an enthusiatic teacher and natural horseman who has a talent for helping riders understand what they need to do to improve.
He is passionate about his horses and this comes across in lessons.
Chris thrives on learning and passes this onto his clients.
Chloe has a passion for horses and shares this with everyone she works with.
She is an excellent horsewoman and enjoys the technical side of riding.
Chloe has a clear yet fun approach to her teaching and wants everyone to improve whilst having fun.
Colin is relatively new to horses although they clearly know who he is!
Colin works in the background overseeing the maintenance and finances although he is around at weekends providing support to everyone.
Alex is also a member of the family although works in Coolmore, Australia.
He is an exceptional horseman and supports us with ideas and insight. It is useful to have someone with a different perspective on the business.
Our coaching team
We have a dedicated team of staff and volunteers who work tirelessly to enable us to run Kingsmead.
We have a senior team on the yard along with a our regular stable staff and a small number of apprentices. We also have a group of volunteers who help both during the week and at weekends