- National Elementary Dressage Champion 1993
- Considerable teaching and training experience having trained with International Judge Stephen Clarke and Olympic rider Richard Davidson
- Over 39 years at Bourne Vale Stables alongside wife Denise Waterhouse
BHS Intermediate Instructor, BHS Senior Coach certificate.
First Aider & child protection officer.
- 2nd Runner up in the Final of the British Horse Society Young Instructor of the Year Competition held at Warwickshire Collage October 2009
- Finalist at Horse of The Year Show 2002 (Ridden Coloured Horse Championship)
- Has successfully produced and competed horses at national show level. Recording first place at The Royal Show, The Royal Windsor and the Royal Bath and West amongst others
- Anna is currently training towards the British Horse Society Stable Managers exam
- Won and competed in ridden and working hunter show classes
- Competed at Ponies (UK) Championships
- Extensive experience in cross country and dressage competitions
- Head of coach/instructor training.
Ben Reilly - Groom/ Jnr Instructor
Ben has his own horse Paddy, an ex point to pointer, who Ben has re trained and now competes in dressage competitions. His is a popular instructor and is taking the St 2 teach exam this spring.
Alyce Witton - Groom/ Jnr Instructor & First Aider
Alyce has ridden with us from a young age. Alyce was active member of the Pony Club for many years gaining lots of experience with horses and ponies. She has competed her BHS stage I, 2 and PTT certificate with us and is proving to be a popular instructor with the children and adults. She is availiable to teach private lessons and classes.
Ellysia Matthews - Groom/ Jnr Instructor
Ellysia, like Alyce began riding with us weekly as a child. She progressed to joining the Pony Club and working through tests and certificates. Ellysia was the centres first apprentice student and on completion became a fully fledged member of staff. During this time she has gained the BHS Stage 1, Riding and road safety and stage 2 and her most recent achievement Ellysia now holds the PTT certificate.