Alison is the owner of Happy Hooves Riding Centre and Eamont Competition Horses and has ridden horses since she was 4 years old. With a wide knowledge and understanding of horses she has been able to gain many qualifications and exams, her qualifications include BHS Stage Exams and also Equine Tourism qualifications including The Centre Manager, she is also an examining assessor for the British horse Society.

Alison successfully set up and operated Leacett Cottage Riding Centre for 15 years  until she sold the business in 2014.

Alison has competed from an early age and still likes to find time to compete herself.

Jennifer is the Yard Manager at Eamont Competition Horses, she has been an active member of the local pony club since she was 4 years old and is one of the main instructors. Jennifer competes to a high level with the horses of Eamont Competition Horses, mainly British Eventing throughout the North West of England and produces the young horses we have here at Eamont Bridge.

Susan is the Assistant Yard Manager at Eamont Competition Horses and is currently working through her level 3 apprenticeship. Sue also has been an active member of the local pony club until her late teens, however she now focuses on British Show Jumping and producing both her own young horses and the young horses at Eamont Competition Horses.

Jo is the riding instructor for Happy Hooves Riding Centre. She has gained her BHS qualifications and has also groomed for international event riders. She brings a wealth of knowledge and vast experience to the yard. Jo has a wonderful rapport with both children and adults, making the lessons and activities a fun educational experience.

Shannon has been involved with horses for many years, previously working at Leacett Cottage Riding Centre before moving to us at Happy Hooves Riding Centre. Shannon is qualified with a Diploma in Childcare and Education, and has also spent time working at a local nursery. Shannon is fun and bubbly who will ensure you will enjoy every minute spent with us.

Sammy is our level 3 apprentice at Eamont Competition Horses. Sammy spends her time between the horses at Eamont Competition Horses and assisting with the lessons and activity days at Happy Hooves Riding Centre.