Approved Instructors

VDRC approved instructors are a vital part of the club. They provide instruction in various disciplines, at many levels of experience, with many breeds of horses. All VDRC instructors are insured, hold current 1st aid certificates and complete annual ongoing education requirements. Feel free to contact one of our instructors for more information and availability.

2020 Approved Instructors

Nell Elders
250-540-6883 | email 
Certified Coach.
Nell Has been teaching for 20+ years with a focus on ponies & kids.
Owner of CSP Stables with small-large ponies available for lessons.
Instruction is English, Hunter/Jumper/Equitation

Joni Lynn Peters
250-306-9002 | email 
English HP1 Coach Eventing
English HP1 Coach Dressage

Ruth Moore
250-542-2106 | email 
Certified Coach

Kathrin Maxwell
250-864-6773 | email 
EC English Competition Coach

Marilee Moss
250-938-7278 | email 
Certified Coach

Andrea Mann
250-550-6290 | email 
Certified Coach

Allison Covert
250-319-4997 | email 

Julie White
250-308-8747| email 
Certified Coach

Keelly Gordon
250-307-7288 | email 
EC Certified Competition Coach

Kim Zibrowski
780-298-5136 | email 
Certified Coach

Leahona Rowland
250-300-9792 | email 
Certified Coach
Competed up to the Advanced level in Canada, United States, and Great Britain.  Worked for and/or trained under world renowned professionals such as David O’Connor, Beth Underhill, and William Fox-Pitt.  Have coached many students in not only eventing, but in pure dressage and showjumping.

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Send completed application to Gayle Rowan:   You may email your forms in if you are paying by credit card.