Sue Curry - Head Trainer
Sue Curry Shaffer is a USEF “S” Dressage Judge, and a member of the USDF L Faculty. She owns Fairwind Farm in the beautiful Wine Country of Santa Rosa, CA. Sue and her students have been successful for many years in all levels of dressage from Training Level to Grand Prix. Sue has been instrumental in helping many of her riders achieve their goals with multiple students earning their Bronze, Silver and Gold Medals. She has competed at the FEI levels for over 20 years and has had multiple horses in the top ten nationally. Sue is a sought-after clinician and respected judge. She has been assistant director for the USEF Para Equestrian Forum at the Dressage Affaire in Del Mar, commentator for both the Dressage Affaire and for the Dressage in the Wine Country. She’s a successful breeder of Oldenburgs. Many of Donnerschlag’s offspring are now competing through the FEI level. Most importantly she is known for her empathetic and positive touch in bringing out the best in riders and their partners. Sue was published in Dressage Today’s March 2014 Edition. In 2018 was awarded the prestigious Sonoma Horse Council Equus Award.
Sue is available for Judging and Clinics and Lessons.
3* Josh Barnacle has years of experience competing and producing successful horses as well as coaching many students to their goals. Primarily a three day eventing competitive barn we also compete in Dressage and jumper shows. We offer lessons, training and competition programs, as well as starting and selling horses.
Contact Josh 707-217-8093
Jack Burns / J-Dot Stables
Jack Burns is a Sonoma County, California horse trainer who specializes in classical dressage and working equitation. Jack has been a professional trainer for over thirty years. Our focus is timeless and universal principles of horsemanship to develop each horse's natural abilities and create a harmonious and dynamic relationship between horse and rider. To learn more about Jack please visit his website at www.jdotstables.com or email Jack at Jdotstables@gmail.com