Stephanie Cowperthwaite, Owner / Manager, Cambrian Equestrian Centre
Horses and riding have been Stephanie’s passion from the time she was 7 years old. She is one of those fortunate few who have known what they have wanted to do with their life from a very young age and is living her dream. With over 20 years in the Hunter / Show Jumper discipline and training under some of the best riders in the world, Stephanie brings a breath of knowledge and competition experience from Europe, Florida, California and Spruce Meadows.
As winner and champion in many events, she brings this valuable experience to her coaching, whether beginner or more advanced rider.
More about Her Riding Career
Stephanie has competed successfully in up to the 1.4m level divisions in Canada, North America and Europe. Examples of her accomplishment include: 5th overall in Canada at the Royal Winter Fair in the Junior Amateur Division (1.4m); Champion of the Adult Amateur Division of HITS California (1.2m); Champion and Reserve Champion two different years in the Junior Amateur (1.3m) Division of the Ottawa Canada, National Classic Show; Reserve Champion (1.1m Junior Amateur), HITS Ocala, Florida.
Stephanie understands horses and their care, and is recognized for her skills in horse management. In addition to managing her own stable, she has managed barns in The Netherlands as well as five barns in Canada. This has included working with horses to rehabilitate them after injuries as well as managing a breeding and training stable. With her, you can be assured that any issue or problem your horse may experience will be detected early and preventative and compassionate care will be given.