Who is Sustainable Equitation?
Sophie Warren is a professional event rider, horse trainer and coach. She has had many successes at the highest level in eventing and has been in the top ten placings at all of Australia's major competitions. She also represented Australia as a young rider, was Western Australian young rider of the year and her horse, Let's Impress was Western Australian horse of the year. Sophie has ridden at FEI level in dressage and two of her rides have won Western Australian dressage horse of the year. Sophie has ridden professionally and trained in Europe.
Dr Portland Jones
Dr Portland Jones is a horse trainer, coach and writer. Portland has written widely for the equestrian press. She has worked with equine behaviourist Dr Andrew McLean for over 15 years and is passionate about promoting the welfare of the horse through the use of evidence-based training strategies. Her first novel, Seeing the Elephant, which was short-listed for the Hungerford Prize will be published by Margaret River Press in 2016.