Over the years, Wesley Newlands has ridden with, and credits her success to, some of the best.
Bobbie Reber operates Reber Ridge Stables at Milner Downs in Langley, BC, is a Level III coach and an international hunter and equitation judge.
If you ask Jessica Hampf what she credits as a major influence behind her 19th-place finish at the 2012 Rolex Kentucky, she will say it is her relationship with her trainer, Jan Byyny.
The resurgence of the hunter derby in North America represents a return for show hunters to the style and brilliance reminiscent of traditional field hunters.
With their success in hosting horse shows that are consistently well supported, Spruce Meadows remains a model venue in the industry.
A successful career on the line can improve a horse's chances at being noticed by perspective buyers.