Jack Pinkney – Jack was previously based at Lucy Weigersma’s yard in Devon but came to Attington at the beginning of 2014. He’s particularly enjoying breaking in the young horses and now has the ride on – LB Liberator, Raphael IV and The Miller’s Tale
Poppy Tutcher – Head Girl Poppy hails from a hunting background and is now in her third season with Attington Sport Horses. Poppy travels with Austin to all competitions and prides herself in the immaculate appearance of the yard and horses.
Deborah Fellous – Home rider for Attington Sport Horses. Never happier than when she is on a horse!
Amy O’Connor – As well as treating humans, Amy also treats our horses, having trained as an equine chiropractor in Germany five years ago with the IVCA. A top priority for us at Attington is to make sure the horses are checked regularly, so as to maintain optimum performance throughout the season. www.back-in-line.org
Clive James – Clive lives in Worcester and has been our farrier for 14years, he attends the yard on a weekly basis. Clive is extremely passionate about his job, ensuring every horse on the yard is treated individually.
Gill Watson – Gill attends Attington weekly and works the horses on the flat with Austin. She is a vital member of our team and regularly comes to events to help warm up the horses before their tests – she is one in a million!!
Ian Woodhead – Dressage trainer Ian works with Austin and the Attington horses on a monthly basis, either at Attington or at neighbouring yard Kylie Roddy.
Attington’s full time grounds man, Adrian Pipkin, ensures that all the all equestrian surfaces are maintained to the highest standard. He is an ever-helpful presence when running repairs are needed – it is fair to say that all our team have come to depend on Adrian as our first line of defense in any emergency!
Betty – Official mascot and travelling companion.