Riding by the age of ten in her native Germany, Sabine quickly moved to advanced studies under FN Reitlehrer Joern Merzdorf and FN Reitlehrer / FN Judge Herbert Nolte during the summer.She earned her Junior Bronze Riding Award there and later earned the FN Adult Bronze Riding Award during studies in Bad Gandersheim. She successfully completed her studies and exam at the State Riding School Vechta-Oldenburgher to become a licensed FN Reitwart ( now: Trainer B ). In the summer of 2000 she tested to become a USDF Certified Instructor and passed the exam on her first try being the only one of her class to do so! Up to today Sabine remains the only USDF Certified Instructor in the State of Wyoming.
Sabine is a USDF Bronze Medalist, competed through Prix St. George Level in Dressage and showed lots of young horses through Training Level in recognized Events. She competed her young Hannovarian,
" Remy Martin " in the 2004 USET/Markel Young Horse Dressage National Championships in Kentucky, placing 8th.
She teaches at home, at clinics,takes in a limited number of training horses and continuouslytries to advance her own education by riding in clinics and Intensive training weeks abroad under International Eventing Coach and Clinician Eric Horgan and German FN Reitlehrers ( Pferdewirtschaftsmeister ) Stephan Kiesewetter and Christiane Borchert as well as "0"Judge Col. Axel Steiner. In September of 2008 Sabine and her children returned to Jackson Hole, she is currently training horses at Jackson Land and Cattle Co., giving lessons at Hawk's Rest Ranch in Etna, Wyoming as well as other facilities in the region.
For more information or to inquire about lessons and training please contact Sabine at (307) 699-3290 or evenings at (307) 733-3170 , or call Hawk's Rest Ranch for reservations at one of her clinics.
Training at Hawk's Rest
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