Instructors

The Larkspur team are committed to providing you with the best riding experience you could ever have, whilst having fun along the way.

Lucy Amy

Lucy competing at Advanced Medium at Addington Manor with her horse `High Profile`

Lucy, as well as teaching, schools our fabulous horses and keeps them on the straight and narrow, giving them a touch of that spotlight (..without the spotlight). A fabulous rider and an even more fabulous person!


Amanda Lysaght

Amanda competing at Hickstead

Amanda is a 23yr old international showjumping rider and coach who started riding age 2, with both her parents involved and loving horses!

Amanda has been producing and competing, a team of 5 horses across Europe. In 2018, Amanda was selected as 1/8 for Sport England “Step Up to Gold Programme”. Amanda competed with the programme internationally last year in Belgium jumping up to 1.40 level.

Despite having more recently specialised in showjumping, Amanda has won Dressage championships at Hickstead and won Southern Horse Trials Championships.

Amanda’s love of horses, showjumping, and passion to help people succeed in the sport. Lead her to coaching, she is now a UKCC level 2 show Jumping Coach.

Amanda loves that the sport can be accessible for anyone and enjoys helping riders of any level reach there goals. Christian with Will Edwards (son of Olympian and former world No1 Carl Edwards) in Austria winning his first Globals ranking class on homebred mare SHW Candy.


Sam Backstrom & Ellie Alcot

…Details coming soon! 🙂