Our commitment to our horses should be to help them become happy, fit and reach their maximum potential.
A solid foundation will help both horse and rider regardless of discipline.
All riding disciplines need a happy willing horse and a confident rider so that they can both can work to the best of thier abilities. Una can be the key to your success. She works with horses and riders from all disciplines to improve their overall skill level and performance.
Napoleon (Lusitano cross) owned and trained by Una Clancy Sadly no longer with us.
Una Clancy is from Northern Ireland where she started riding 35 years ago. She has been instructing and teaching for over twenty five years. She has qualifications from 3 countires and has taught and competed in 3 countries.
15 years in Ireland concentrating on show jumping and cross country as well as studing for BHS qualifications.
7 years in Portugal she trained in classical dressage as well as Portuguese Equitation. On her last trip (3 years) she worked for Joao Carlos Pamplona a well known Bull Fighter riding his exhibition horses and taught at his riding school, Quinta do Mahlinha.
While in Portugal she studied for and passed her Sela V (level 5) Exam.
She also has passed ARIA American Riding Instructors Recreactional Riding Level 3 and Dressage Level 2
She has always maintained that a well trained horse is suitable for many disciplines. Whether it is Cowboy Dressage, Trec, Eventing or Endurance a fit supple horse in partnership with an educated rider can achieve anything they want.
She has students from many disciplines, including dressage, jumping, trail, medevial games as well as working with gaited horses.
Lessons in Lunging, Long Lining and Working Inhand also available.
Una is comfortable working with stallions as well as young horses .