Sarah Johnstone

Head Trainer

Sarah's primary focus will be training both horses and riders for the jumper, hunter, equitation and pony divisions.  She will also be involved with sales, leasing and buying for clients, and organizing competition and travel schedules.

Background
A devoted young professional, Johnstone got her start as a working student with two-time Canadian Olympian Jay Hayes.  In 2006, she won both the CET Medal Final and Jump Canada Medal Final at the Royal Horse Show in Toronto, ON.  She claimed her first victory in International Equestrian Federation (FEI) competition in 2011 before spending 2012 based in The Netherlands with Dutch Olympian Emile Hendrix and his brother Paul, who operate a large international training and sales business.  There, Johnstone qualified two horses for the 2012 World Breeding Championships Young Horse Finals.  Upon her return to Canada, Johnstone joined Canadian Olympian Beth Underhill at her Beth Underhill Stables in Schomberg, ON.