Richard Seals Biography
|Name:||Richard Michael Seals|
|DOB:||27th December 1989|
|Based:||Near Derby - East Midlands - Great Britain|
|Height||5ft 8 inches|
|Main Ambition:||Ride on a team GB Championship Team|
|First win:||A beginners show jumping class on little chestnut pony called Wilby|
|First pony:||A little roan, 12.2 pony called Red|
|First horse:||Harlequins son. (Stable name: Zak)|
|Most memorable win:||Pony of the year show 2004 in the Hawes Family talent spotters class on Hidden Extra|
|Role models:||John Whitaker/ Ludger Beerbaum|
As a rider Richard has produced young horse up to into International CSI** shows on both his own horses and for Owners. He has spent time training with International Riders Geoff Glazzard and Derek Morton at the Beech House Stud in Staffordshire, Di Lampard (Now team GB performance manager) and in the autumn of 2016 worked for German Olympian Ludger Beerbaum in Germany
As a coach Richard is British Show Jumping UK Coaching Certificate Level 3 Coach, British Show Jumping Para Coach and Pony Club accredited coach. As a coach Richard believes working in partnership with each horse and rider combination and with the rider, helping to set and work towards achievable goals, tailored to the individual.
Richard is also an East Midlands Representative on the British Show Jumping Members Council for 2015 until 2017 and was appointed in January 2017 to serve a 3 year term on the British Show Jumping National Sport Committee.
Finally Richard is also a very keen small scale breeder of Show Jumping horses, using a variety of Stallions from all over Europe and quality mares all selected for their performance and abilities.
If you have any questions about Richard or would like more details as to the services he can offer or any horses for sale please get in touch via our Contact Me link or via our Facebook page. We would love to hear from you