Eliese Klennert - Owner, Head Instructor & Trainer
Eliese has been in the equine industry for over 20 years and has extensive knowledge in horse management, riding and teaching. She specializes in dressage, jumping, and western dressage and has coached Pony Clubbers to the C-2 eventing and C-3 dressage specialty certifications.
She is a certified instructor through the American Riding Instructor Association. Eliese believes in continuing education in order to provide the best instruction for her students. She regularly invests in her education and hosts and attends clinics and educational programs in Minnesota and throughout the United States.
Eliese is a member of USEF and USDF. She is the founding organizer for the High School Equestrian Athletic Lettering Program in the Rochester School District. She serves as the Vice Regional Supervisor for the Northern Lakes Region Pony Club organization.
Emma Hartzler - Assistant Instructor
Emma works with our more beginner/intermediate clientele and is our camp director for summer camps.
She has been riding with Eliese for 10 years. She started her green horse, Southern Charm, a Dutch Warmblood, three years ago and is currently working 2nd/3rd level dressage on her and showed her BN eventing this summer. We know their future is bright!
Emma is a member of USPC and holds H-B, C-2 Eventing and C-2 Dressage certifications.