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Rider, Owner of Mary.
A graduate of Roger Williams University, in her time at Roger William, Stephanie was a member of RWU’s Division III Equestrian Team.
Team Co-Captain her junior and senior years. Some of Stephanie’s colligate riding accomplishments include:
• 2017 Zone 1 Region 1 Champion, Intermediate Fences
• 2017 Zone 1 Champion, Intermediate Fence
• 2017 IHSA Nationals appearance
After a very successful senior year Stephanie returned to Ridgefield with a college degree in one hand, and lead rope in the other. Mary! (Amerigo) Former school horse turned Main Ridge mascot. After a long career in the jumpers, equitation, RWU school horse, and being a team favorite. Mary is now enjoying a well-deserved retirement Main Ridge!
MEET THE MAIN RIDGE TEAM
Stephanie & Amerigo "Mary"
Roger Williams IHSA Horse Show • October 2015
MAIN RIDGE, LLC.was established in May 2016 by a passionate equestrian professional seeking to design a new approach to educating fellow horse –and pony!– lovers. Offering opportunities to all, we are not your average riding lesson barn!
Since September of 2017, Main Ridge has been working on restoring our family's 1930 farm back into an operating status. We continue to be a family owned and operated facility. Our family atmosphere, and a genuine love for horses forms our foundation. Our passion for proper care and training creates the frame of how Main Ridge conducts our daily routine.
• ABOUT •
2015 • CHJA Finals
Adult Equiatation Champion
Founder & Head Trainer of Main Ridge,Owner of Lindy.
Courtney started Main Ridge as a side project, purchasing, training, and selling young “project” ponies. As well as offering riding lessons to young riders to assist with pony's training. Out of this side project came Lindy! (Glynhafan Lindzor Tort) –a former Main Ridge medium pony hunter projects who now calls Main Ridge her forever home. With Main Ridge home base now in Ridgefield, Courtney plans to continue her pony projects. In addition, she is offering a variety of other opportunities to young riders and horse lovers alike.
Courtney brings to Main Ridge years of experience. From modest beginnings as working student for local show barns. Followed by four years as an amateur/working student during Courtney’s undergraduate years. Courtney turned USEF professional, post grad from Manhattanville College. In the show ring, on the sidelines, or back in the barn at home – Courtney has work and show experience working with ponies, horses, and riders of all levels; form local to AA-Rated horse shows along the east coast, including WEF. Through hard work, Courtney has had the privilege to work under some of the industry’s top professionals in the Hunter/Jumper/Equitation and International Show Jumping industries. She combines her years of work experience, along with her genuine passion for horses and love for teaching to shape Main Ridge’s make-up. .