Owner of River’s Edge Stables Colleen brings her vast experience in the horse world to her students and is the head instructor of River’s Edge Pony Club.
Colleen was a long time member of the Saskatoon Pony Club in Saskatoon training with Elaine Partington. She has competed in shows in Hunters, Dressage and Jumpers. Certified as an Instructor of Beginners, Colleen brings her students years of experience as an instructor with over 10 years coaching Pony Club and other students. Colleen brings a wide variety of experience in the horse world to her students. She is an experienced hand at the race track both galloping horses and in the stable. Along with her experience as a competitor herself she was working student for Gina Smith gaining an in-depth experience with dressage at the international level. Colleen has proven herself to create strong capable riders in many disciplines. Whether you are aiming for the competition arena or are just wanting to improve your skills as a pleasure rider, Colleen can provide you with a program to meet your goals.
You can contact Colleen via email or at (306)229-8124
Krystl is a Certified Equine Canada Instructor and senior provincial dressage judge. Krystl grew up through a pony club background strong in dressage. Competing through her teen years in the hunter and jumper arenas up to 3’9 she later turned to dressage. Krystl has had the opportunity to ride and mentor under Elaine Partington as well as clinicians including Dietrich Von Hopffgarten and Cindy Ishoy. Krystl has competed in the dressage arena since her childhood training several horses including her last partner Texas to schooling PSG and showing 3rd level.
Krystl is currently working with Lee Tubman and Betty Wells with her new horse Cicero.
Krystl has over 20 years teaching experience and has taught across Western Canada. Krystl enjoys teaching riders of all levels and ages using a positive approach rich in theory. She welcomes riders of all disciplines and enjoys showing how dressage can improve your riding even for western and pleasure riders. Krystl likens Dressage to physio for horses and believes it can improve a horse’s long-term soundness and career. Krystl’s students have been successful in the competition ring including several championships and high score awards in the dressage ring over the last 5 years.
You can contact Krystl via email or at (306)261-8225