A New Chapter

As I close this adventure as high performance manager of the Irish team, I have a feeling of fulfillment in having accomplished my initial mission with them. The qualification for the 2020 Olympic Games was our target and we reached it together as a wide but united squad. On the road to that qualification we picked up a European title …

Meet Quality FZ

Quality came into our stable in March of 2019. Previously under the saddle of Spencer Smith and the guidance of Olympic champion Eric Lamaze, Quality was already on his way to being a 5* contender. Through a new venture with Jim and Kristy Clark of Artemis Equestrian Farms we formed the partnership and got to work. Quality has evolved wonderfully …

Meet The Team: Alexa

Alexa Weeks Pessoa grew up in Southport, Connecticut. She attended Greens Farms Academy, Foxcroft School and then Rollins College. Growing up playing a variety of sports riding was always a top priority. Ponies were at the forefront of her childhood, riding with her sisters at the Fairfield County Hunt Club under the supervision of the great Emerson Burr. Later moving …

Samshield

Safety has become a larger focus of the equestrian sport over the last ten years. Long gone are the days of traditional velvet caps or forgoing the helmet all together! We have found a wonderful balance between style and safety with Samshield. Samshield is the result of a mix between the young pro rider’s needs, the young designer’s creative energy …

Red Mills

Red Mills Website Proper nutrition for our horses us of the utmost importance to us. Connolly’s Red Mills offers a nutrient dense balanced feed to help our horses look and feel their best. We feed a combination of either Competition 10 or Competition 12 and pellets.

Flex On

By switching to the Flex On stirrups we have found true comfort in the saddle. This product is so thoughtfully designed and makes riding one or ten horses much more comfortable. From Flex On: We design, manufacture and market innovative stirrups for equestrian sports, combining design, comfort and performance. With the redesigning of our Aluminium Range, the launch of a …

Hylofit

The Hylofit System is a heart rate monitor for horse and rider that provides real-time feedback and post-ride insights for both athletes. With wireless hardware and an intuitive app and web platform, Hylofit provides insights into the emotional and physical state of your horse. Hylofit Website Hylofit has designed a patented girth attachment that detects the horse’s heart rate and …