Georgie is a 24 year old Show Jumping and Event Rider based at a private yard on Reigate Heath, Surrey.
Georgie has been riding for as long as she can remember, having her first pony on loan aged 3. She grew up as a member of the Surrey Union Pony Club and Represented the branch at the Pony Club Championships from 2006-2009 in dressage, show jumping and eventing. Her affiliated journey began in 2007 and she has worked her way through the Junior and Young Rider schemes up to CCI3*S and Advanced Level with many top 10 placings.
Pickwick Of Dyhurst, Georgie's first proper competition pony
Dancing Joy, the pony that introduced Georgie to affiliated eventing
Outside eventing, Georgie has had lots of success in the show jumping arena, starting on ponies and then moving up to horses with placings up to 1.30m level. Georgie has been lucky enough to jump at Royal Windsor Horse Show and qualify and jump in the International Arena at Hickstead as well as Keysoe CSI2* and Addington Premier Jumping Shows. Alongside her riding, Georgie loves helping others to develop and improve. She has her Pony Club A Test, UKCC Level 2 Coaching Certificate and is currently working through her BHS Teaching Qualifications alongside being a BHS Accredited Professional Coach (APC). During term time she teaches regularly at a local riding school with children 5-18years. Whilst during the holidays she enjoys teaching Pony Club camps and rallies as well as private lessons.
The Whole Punch jumping at Hickstead in 2013
Georgie collecting her Amateur Sponsored Rider of the Year Award 2017
Greenlanes Hudson jumping the 6yo class at Royal Windsor 2018
Away from the horses, Georgie gained a BSc Geography degree in 2016 from Royal Holloway University of London. During her time at Royal Holloway she received a Sports Bursary which helped her to continue to train with the horses alongside her degree.