Chief of the farm
After his studies of law and agriculture he turned his passion into a job. Already since his earliest childhood he rides Icelandic Horses. Sönke takes care of everything, whatever may occur on the court. His field of activity reaches from fencing and horse feeding to breeding activities. Because of his experience from decades he is a noted expert in the field of Icelandic Horses with a trained view. As experienced farmer he produces half of the demanded ammount of silage on his own and is – by the way – always in the mood for some chatting.
Chief of the farm & Accounting
Marion’s field of activity reaches from the planning and organisation of horse breeding and commercial accounting to the attendace of several days duration wander rides. As skilled businesswoman she already provides a solid base for management. Whereupon she already rides big horses since the age of 5. In 1988 she changed to our beloved Icelandic Horses. With her classical riding education she already was eventer as a teenager. Marion herself is also IPZV Coach C and passionate about Icelandic Horses. Furthermore she delights the community with her excellent culinary skills.
Stablehand FN, IPZV Young Horse Trainer, IPZV Coach A, Hestadagar-Judge, API-Worshop-Coach
Yvonne rides Icelandic Horses since the age of 6. Since 2007 she is an inherent part of our team. Besides the training of young horses and corrective-riding Yvonne offers lessons which are individually focussed on the needs of the rider.
Her principal duties are
- Individual lessons for adults (single or group of two)
- Approval of IPZV exams
Licenced Feldenkrais-Practitioner with horses, Riding Instructor
Anja rides since her childhood. She supports the team in the field of the riding school, horse- and court-care. In particular she is responsible for riding lessons with our youngest ones.
As licenced Feldenkrais-Therapist she additionally offers seminars with a special-trained horse for children and adults.
Her principal duties are
- Lessons for children (One-to-one or group lessons)
- Guided rides
- Therapy/Riding-lessons in terms of the Feldenkrais-Method for children and adults
- Treatment and therapy for horses in terms of the Feldenkrais-Method
IPZV Trainer C
Fenja has been riding Icelandic horses for over 15 years. She has gained a lot of experience in the fields of hobby work and riding through numerous stays in Iceland. She also worked with Icelandic horses in Germany and Denmark, looked after riding holidays for many years and gave lessons. Our team has been supporting Fenja since January 2017. Her main responsibilities include the promotion of young horses and corrections as well as individual or group lessons for children or adults. Fenja is also IPZV coach C.
IPZV Trainer C und IPZV Jungpferdebereiter
Eva has been riding Icelandic horses since she was a little boy, and after graduating from high school and throughout her studies she was always in Iceland for several months, training horses on different studs. Since September 2016 Eva supports our team. Their main task is in the riding of the young horses and riding the horses for sale. In addition, she supports the team during class and correction riding. Eva is IPZV Trainer C and IPZV Young Horse Rider.
Pferdewirtin in der Fachrichtung Spezialreitweisen Gangreiten und IPZV Trainer C
Kimberly ist gelernte Pferdewirtin in der Fachrichtung Spezialreitweisen Gangreiten und Trainerin C. Seit Juni 2018 unterstützt sie das Team in Seppensen in den Bereichen Beritt und Unterricht. Besonders am Herzen liegen ihr die dressurmäßige Ausbildung der Pferde und ein harmonischer Umgang mit dem Partnerpferd. Ihr Ziel ist es jedes Pferd-Reiterteam auf ihrem Weg zu begleiten und ganz individuell zu fördern. Kimberly strebt ab November den Pferdewirtschaftsmeister und Trainer B an.