It gives me great pleasure to introduce you to Amy Seabon of White Lodge Stud in Essex, as TOHH newest sponsored rider.
Amy Owner at White Lodge Stud in Essex are breeders & producers of the Irish draught, there stands Carrigfada Grey Mist AKA “Conan” a class 1 Irish draught stallion.
Amy is a county show rider & keen hunting rider, she has hunted since a child, Amy started her county level showing career in 2019 on her Irish draught stallion, they compete in the open working hunter lightweight classes amongst some of the most famous show riders in the world, so far they are proving quite the competition! they have an action packed diary, consisting of RWHS, RIHS, RDHS & HOYS, Conan her main horse is also set for a showjumping career kicking of in early spring at Villamora in Portugal.... not forgetting his visiting days in the Leistershire hunt country over the winter months.
Winter months are spent hunting with the PFH, the Thurlow & the Kimblewick on her team of Irish draught hunt horses Amy spent 2018/2019 as an amature whip for the PFH, her passion & love for hunting as well has breeding the beautiful Irish draughts almost compliments one another, along with her stallion they are set for an amazing career together not just in the show ring Amy bought & is currently developing White Lodge Stud, the doors are set to open to the public in late September 2019 The stud boasts an amazing 19 box American barn kitted out with a full set of monarch stables, wash bays solarium's, horse walkers, lunge pens & an indoor arena, there is also plans to extend the stud in to a rehabilitation yard after purchasing the aqua water treadmills.... A very up and coming rider, with passion, drive & a goal.... Her goal being to make sure the old fashioned Irish draught horse is still very much existent in years to come!
Chloe Gunn Dorset based who works for the NFU Mutal, comes from a totally ‘non-horsey’ family and her love of horses was sparked when she asked for a riding lesson for her sixth birthday, Chloe is now a champion equestrian sportswoman competing at the highest level side saddle, but a girl after my own heart who also enjoys the winter months following hounds.
I know this fantastic duo are going to be such a great credit and a huge asset for promoting my business as Chloe genuinely share's the same passion as i do.
A software engineer for Hoy Dorman civil engineers. Robyn has been competing side saddle for four years and it's now one of her biggest passions in life. She competes on her own Arctic Eclipse and Michael Lewis' Carnsdale Irish Times, and has had brilliant success this year including taking the Ladies Side saddle Championship at Balmoral Show and winning the Costume Concours Championship at the national Side saddle show, wearing a costume supplied by TOHH.