Meet Susan the owner here at The Riding Store! Susan began riding when she was nine years old. She first began riding western and even competed in barrels at different shows. She currently owns a chestnut, off the track thoroughbred, named Baby Carlos! Susan and her gelding are now training in dressage and this team takes part in dressage performances from time to time at her barn. Since Susan has been riding from a young age she is very knowledgeable about horses and the horse world, which as we all know is always changing. She always looks forward to meeting new customers and seeing old familiar faces. Her other hobbies include running, skiing, and yoga.
Meet Sabrina! Since she began riding at the age of ten, Sabrina has excelled as a horse woman. She began formal lessons a thirteen and eventually became a groom for a local barn where she deepened her knowledge of horse care. She bought her very own horse, Scout, a chestnut thoroughbred in March of 2016. The two are a fantastic pair who have shown on the PTS circuit, as well as participated in local Tower Hill schooling shows. This summer Sabrina is excited to show on the NIHJA circuit! She without a doubt can answer any questions you may have about horse care and showing! Her other hobbies include volunteering at a therapeutic riding facility, taking naps, and watching The Office.
Meet Mary! She began riding when she was quite young. She currently takes lessons at three different barns local to the Chicago land area. Mary takes part in multiple disciplines such as hunter jumpers, dressage, and even some driving! She has been an employee here at The Riding Store for quite some time and is in charge of ordering our gift items! Mary is very knowledgeable about horse care as well as apparel for riders. Mary’s other hobbies include rescuing animals, dog walking, and volunteering. Stop in to say hi today!