Brand Ambassadors & Sponsored Riders

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Charlie Jones Showjumper, nephew to Nick Skelton

Charlie Jones
International Showjumping Rider

21 year old International Showjumper, Charlie Jones from Lutterworth, Lecestershire, a recent Young Rider Nations Cup team member GB. 

 

Charlie has a great string of horses and is a dedicated and enthusiastic young professional. Nephew to Olympic Gold Medalist, Nick Skelton, Charlie trains alongside Nick and Laura Kraut at Ardencote Farm, their home in Warwickshire. He is often travelling the world with his Uncle and the horses.

 

Charlie has been having a great year in 2020 so far including 2nd in the 6 yr old Grand Prix & 2nd in the 2* Grand Prix on his horse Dexter out in Fountainebleau.

 

In 2019 Charlie took an impressive one-two for Ardencote Stud with Dexter XI and Gerko III respectively in the Voltaire Design Under 25 British Championship Qualifier which took place at Addington Equestrian.

 

Michael and Maria Eilberg Dressage Synovium

The Eilberg Family
World Class Dressage

The Eilberg family are a dressage dynasty led my father Ferdi Eilberg. Based at their Worcestershire home, Ferdi, wife Geri and their children Michael and Maria have many years experience and are hugely successful in the dressage world.

Michael Eilberg, GB International Dressage rider has achieved some incredible results including, Winning gold at the 2011 and 2012 World Breeding Championships for Young Horses. Team silver at the World Equestrian Games in 2014, plus placing 8th in the Freestyle final. Team silver and bronze at the FEI European Championships in 2013 and 2015.

Maria Eilberg is a highly successful International dressage rider who was British Under-21 Champion 4 times. She was National Champion with her horse Two Sox in 2008 and part of the silver medal winning teams in 2009 and 2010 at Windsor and Kentucky respectively. Maria continues to compete at the very highest of levels alongside her brother Michael.

Ferdi Eilberg was leading dressage rider from Germany and has achieved a team silver medalist at the 1993 European Dressage Championships. He has been selected to train the Russian team ahead of the 2020 Olympics in Toyko and has previously been the team trainer of Ireland. He is also a former World Class Performance Director of Coaching to the British Dressage team and was dressage trainer to the British Three Day Event team at three Olympic games.

Chloe Vell Dressage Rider Sponsored by Synovium Horse Health

Chloe Vell
International Dressage Rider

Chloe Vell is an 22 year old international dressage rider, based in Cheshire. She trains with Carl Hester and has twice represented Team GB at the European Championship as a young rider. Chloe is also an international model since the age of 13.

BIO
  • Represented Great Britain since the age of 12
  • 2 regional titles
  • Advanced Medium National Title 2012 aged 14
  • Junior U18 European Team member 2013/15
  • Nations Cup winner at Saumur CDI 2013
  • Competed at senior small tour in roosendaal 2016
  • Competing internationally at U25 Grand Prix next season
  • Supported by BEF Excel Talent Programme for 8 years
  • Psychology BSc degree Graduate
  • International modelling experience with several agencies
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Jade Ellery International Dressage Rider sponsored by Synovium Horse Health

Jade Ellery
International Dressage Rider

Jade Ellery is an International dressage rider, based in Canterbury and is repensented by Piaffe Sport. She trains with International dressage rider, Jackie Sui in Oxfordshire after previously being based in Spain and Florida where she won the CDI Junior Rider Freestyle at the Florida International Youth Dressage Championships in 2017 as a Junior. 

BIO
  • 25/03/2017 Wellington FL – Junior Rider Freestyle – Porsche’s Eloy1
  • 24/03/2017 Wellington FL – Junior Rider Individual- Porsche’s Eloy2
  • 23/03/2017 Wellington FL – Junior Rider Team  – Porsche’s Eloy 2
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Rebecca Vale Eventer Synovium Supplements Matt Nuttall Photography

Rebecca Vale
International Eventer

Rebecca is a full time physiotherapist and full time amateur event rider based in West Yorkshire. She competes with her home produced Irish sports horse Stilo Springtime (Fergal to his friends!) at British Eventing Intermediate/ Advanced Intermediate level (nationally) and CCI*** (Internationally)

Gemma Dennis Sponsored Rider

Gemma Dennis
Showjumper

Gemma has been riding for as long as she can remember and has had a very successful career in ponies and young riders British Showjumping qualifying for various classes at HOYS and the Royal International. Gemma also represented England and GB on many teams. She won individual  silver and team gold at the pony European Championships too.

 

Lisa Smith Guildhouse Sport Horses

Lisa Smith
Guildhouse Sport Horses

Lisa Smith is 38 years of age and has been competing in British Eventing since 2004. Lisa now runs her own business Guildhouse Sports Horses after spending time working for Internatioanl Event Riders. Her first placement as a working pupil landed her in an idyllic training ground as she was based with Tim Rusbridge at the home of Jayne Nicholson (Andrew Nicholson’s Ex wife), Sammi Mcleod was also based at this yard in Wiltshire at the time so the lessons she learnt were invaluable.  Lisa decided to branch out on her own after developing her skills as a rider through other placements with riders Nick Campbell, Lucienne Elms and Dee Hankey.  Lisa has produced some lovely horses and is going forward into 2021 with a nice team of horses . Lisa also runs Stable Equestrian an Equine Media Company  and has experience in sales and marketing and the all essential PR. Please feel free to go and say hello to Lisa and her Team at the events.

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Lisa specialises in re training ex racehorses and working with problem horses and thoroughly enjoys the rewards that this can bring in knowing she has given that horse a chance in life. As well as training horses she is a UKCC level coach in showjumping and after moving to Scotland is developing a great client base and is enjoying seeing her clients grow and improve weekly.

Lisa was a national gymnast from the age of 7 years old to 18 years old and competed all over the country and was part of the Lancashire and North west squads. Lisa has great experience in training and coaching and has done from a very young age due to her early gymnastic career.

Susan and Ronald Smith -Lisa’ parents have supported her in the venture of Stable Equestrian and have continued that all important support and financial backing to enable her to start Eventing professionally. Ronald originally served his time as a farrier before moving into the family farming business then into lecturing  for Blacksmithing at Myerscough College, therefore has always been around stock and is superb at field management. Sue has extensive health and nutritional knowledge due to her 25+years of service at Croston Corn Mill feed merchants . Sue enjoys this aspect of the business and is always on hand for advice and prides herself in keeping the horses in top condition. 

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Lilli Fiddes Showjumper

Lilli Fiddes
Showjumper

Lilli Fiddes 14yo Showjumper from North Devon. “I have 4 amazing ponies and I’m showjumping obsessed…I love the adrenaline it brings”

Lilli starting riding at the age of 5, she is now competing her ponies upto 1.20m level and her 2021 goal is to compete at HOYS. “Like most showjumpers my age, my dream with Flo is HOYS so I’m aiming for the Pony newcomer championship 2021”

Rosie Jones Sponsored Rider

Rosie Jones
Eventer

Rosie is a 16 years old eventer. She currently competes up to Novice level on her bay mare Zee and at BE90 on her grey gelding Prince.

Rosie told us “Zee is currently using the calmingard syringes which has proved beneficial to her, keeping her stress free when out training and competing.”

 

Sophie Quinton

Sophie Quinton
Showing inhand & Ridden

Sophie competes in the veteran showing classes, ridden and in hand, at county level and local level, with her lovely tb x section D, Prince.

 

Sophie & Prince have qualified for STARS champion of champion! WELL DONE!