We are pleased to welcome world renowned trainer Erlene Smythe to our farm!
Erlene is a third generation horsewoman who was raised on Hall of Fame breeding barn Roy-El Morgan Farm, which also trained and showed Morgans. She studied saddle-seat equitation under Nancy Whipple Becker, one of the world’s leading equitation trainers, and hunt seat, hunt seat equitation, and jumping from Jeffray Ryding, a Level III certified instructor with the U.S. Eventing Association, of Goose Downs Farm. Rounding out her education, Erlene studied western equitation and western riding from Deborah Warrick of Albuquerque, NM, a noted Quarter Horse and western seat trainer.
Erlene has over 20 years professional experinece, starting her career with Terry Berg at Santa Fe Reiners, where she trained and showed reining horses. Additionally, she worked as an assistant to Hall of Fame trainer Mike Goebig and Dwayne Knowles of the world famous Morgan horse farm Broadmoor in Pennsylvania.
Beyond training in saddle seat, hunt, western and reining, Erlene has worked with a plethora of equine breeds including Morgans, Saddlebreds, Arabians, Warmbloods, Thoroughbreds, Stock Breeds, and more.
We are currently accepting a limited number of horses for training.
For more information, please visit Erlene's website - https://www.erlenesmythe.com