Sara has been riding and caring for horses for over 30 years. She has taken Equine Care classes from Waukesha County Technical College and Lakeshore Technical College.
Sara grew up riding dressage and hunt seat and had a passion for having fun with horses. She was introduced to the Saddlebred horse as a teenager and fell in love with the intelligence and sense of humor this breed is known for.
Currently she rides Saddleseat and has won the Academy regional championship in both showmanship and equitation.
She works with the American Saddlebred Horse Association on their Equine Welfare Advocacy Committee to provide education and training to horse owners and the general public on this wonderful breed.
She currently owns a rescue Saddlebred named Harley that you may get the chance to ride during lessons at the farm.
Sara is a member of 4-H, ASHA, USEF, OHSA, ASAC and is a certified Open Horse Show Judge.
Kayla has been riding horses almost 20 years. She has primarily ridden and shown saddleseat for most of her horse career. She has owned and shown 4 American Saddlebreds, all which have taken her on numerous victory passes. She currently owns a rescue saddlebred named Truth, who loves to steal all the attention!
Kayla’s passion for riding continued throughout high school and college. She attended an online university where she studied to be a certified veterinary assistant. After completing her studies she decided the right place for her in life was doing what she truly enjoyed... instructing! She has been instructing now for nearly 4 years. Kayla has a passion for teaching, wether they be young or old. Her quote to live and teach by is this “You never lose. You either win or learn.”
Evie started riding saddleseat at Knollwood Farms when she was 6 years old. She fell in love with horses and riding from a young age and loves taking care of them and helping others to learn about them.
When she moved down to Waxhaw she continued to ride saddleseat for a couple years and then decided to try her hand at Combined Training.
She has won many ribbons and year end awards even on horses she had to catch ride that day! Evie has earned 3 Athletic Letters from USEF and is well on her way to earning her fourth.
She is a 4-H horse club President and enjoys riding all English disciplines. She has a Quarter Horse named Zip that she rides dressage, jumping, bareback, backwards, you name it. They are best friends!
Evie is a member of 4-H, USEF, and OHSA