Meet The Team

Smugglers Riding School would like to introduce you to our team.


Wicked Shetty number 1! Leo is one of our fabulous Shetlands. Leo is a skewbald, he’s 8 years old and only 9hh. He has a super cheeky character but is also very willing to please. Leo will be super for our younger riders as he’s the perfect size for toddlers.


Wicked Shetty number 2! Princess is a 9-year-old piebald Shetland mare and 9hh. Princess lives up to her name, she is an adorable little mare and very sweet for our littler jockeys and is ideal for our toddler days.


Bubbles – is a 10hh grey pony, she is great fun and quite adorable. She loves her job and is very much loved by all.

Rudi – (Rudolph)

Rudi is 11hh. He adores children and loves fusses. He rides super in the school and pops a few jumps and is super to hack.


Windy – is a 12hh chestnut pony, she loves her food and is generally on a diet. Windy is a super pony and great fun.


Tig – is a 12.2 red and white pony. He is adorable very well mannered, placid and very lovable. He is a dream to ride and is a yard favourite.


Sky- is a 12.3 grey pony. Sky is a sensitive yet honest little mare. sky joined us Summer of 2019. she has settled into riding school life and loves her routine.


Bluebell – is a 13hh blagdon coloured mare. She is a super sweet mare who is gentle, kind, sweet and eager to please.


Mickey – is a 13hh coloured gelding, he is proving to be quite popular. He is a sweet pony who tries really hard. He works super in the school & out hacking.


Bess is a beautiful bay mare, she is 13.1hh and years old. She is a super gentle quiet ride. She is used for a variety of lessons being steady for the beginners but also works well for more advanced riders too she also hacks lovely too.


Ang – is a 13.2 16yr old skewbald Mare. Throughout her ridden career, ang has looked after a variety of riders whilst exploring the countryside. She is nicely forward and used in our hour groups.


Tom – a 13.2hh piebald pony who does everything, he’s been there done that and bought the t-shirt. Tom is used for beginners and more experienced riders, he has competed in dressage, showjumping and cross country.


Fred – a 14hh piebald. Fred is an absolute dream, he’s very placid and can be a real plod along, he enjoys the slower pace of life if you let him but has a super jump also 🙂 He loves being groomed and fussed. Fred takes care of our service user clients also.


Lucky – is a 14hh coloured gelding, he is a sweet character and loves working in the school and hacking. He has a lovely bouncy trot and works super, he’s great fun.


Red – is a 14.1 skewbald gelding. He is fairly new to his ridden work, but is proving to be very level headed.


Diva is a 14.1hh beautiful coloured mare, she has a lovely character and is great fun to ride. She is mainly white and therefore hard to keep clean 🙂 She is a popular choice at the yard and everyone wants to ride her.


Billy – is a 14.2hh piebald gelding, he is a super pony who has taken well to working in the school he pops a super jump both show jumps and xc jumps. He loves hacking and has been hunting. He has proven to be sensible and honest.


Bwkka – is a 15hh coloured gelding, he is a sweet character and has settled in extremely well. He rides very well both in the school and hacking and pops a lovely jump.


Phoebe – is a 15hh coloured mare, she is very laid back and chilled. Shes a lovely placid ride. She is a popular choice with clients being such a sweet and genuine mare, she will turn her hoof to anything you ask of her.


Stan – is a 15hh coloured gelding, he is super sweet and loves his work, he works lovely in the school and over jumps and is super to hack too. He also pulls a cart and often goes out for drives.


Bramble – is a 15.1hh super grey mare. She is working superbly in the school on the flat and over show jumps. She hacks out very well and has also hunted too. She is becoming a yard favorite and has settled well, being great fun.


Sid is a 15.2 Piebald gelding. He’s a fun and loving character and will soon be starting his education.


Benji is a 15.2 bay gelding. Benji is a laid back and calm character. he joined us summer of 2019 and has proven to be a superstar. He’s not your typical school pony, he’s an ex race horse- however he was too slow.


Delilah is a 15.2hh Pieblad Mare. Delilah is a sweet and loving mare, which she loves attention. Delilah joined us in Summer of 2019. where she started her transformation to join the team.


Buttercup is a 15.3hh grey Mare. Buttercup has a cheeky yet calm nature. Buttercup joined us summer of 2019, where she started her eduaction, and has proven to be very level headed.


Max is a super 16hh cob gelding who has competed in Dressage and Showjumping. He is a super allrounder whom many have enjoyed in the school and out hacking.


Blue is a 16.2 grey mare. Blue is an older lady, blue has spent majority of her life exploring the countryside looking after a variety of jockeys in the meantime. Blue works with our more experienced riders and takes many hacks


Snowy – A 16.1hh Grey mare, she is a massive yard and client favorite, being a super sensible and delightful mare. She has a sweet nature and loves to please, she’s very level headed.


Jessie – a 16.2hh grey mare who is for the more experienced rider specialising in Dressage and Showjumping however she is also suitable for adult beginners, she regularly competes in dressage, show jumping and cross country.