Tennyson Stud - About Claire
Over the recent years Claire Wickins has won numerous awards and had great success in the show ring and Dressage arena -
She holds the longest standing highest record achieved at a Sydney CDI (2000)
Claire was invited as Guest Rider of 2011 NZL Young Horse Dressage Finals
Dressage New South Wales Rider of the Year,
New South Wales Grand Prix KUR Champion,
- Federation Equestre Internationale (FEI) Horse of the Year,
- Australian National and Concours de Dressage International (CDI) winner,
- Horse of the Year,
- Champion Lady Rider at Sydney Royal and
- the Crane Trophy
are just a few of her achievements.
Trained in Germany and England, Claire instructs riders in all competencies of Dressage from beginners through to FEI level.
Claire aspires to represent Australia internationally and ride in the Olympics.
She takes horses for training from newly broken-in through to Grand Prix and has produced a string of top performing horses.
Claire believes that happiness and the well being of the horse is paramount. She spends time cross-training her horses to give them a broader education which keeps them motivated in their work.
Claire has the ability to ride both with precision and accuracy in the competition arena and treats a difficult horse with feeling and sensitivity. She aims to highlight the difference between a captivating dynamic performance and a mechanically correct test.
"My aim is that through patience and understanding a powerful partnership can be formed which leaves a spirited impact" she said.
Tennyson Stud also operates a boutique Equine styled jewellery and gift online store Worldwide Jewellery Collection
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