Click on each team member below to find out more.
Clare joined Ibbys team in December and has already proved to be a very important addition to the team. Her lifetime of experience working with top class event horses is a wealth of knowledge to benefit the team.
Andrew Fletcher - Trainer
Andrew Is a BHSI, BD list 2a judge, FEI 4* eventing judge, he has competed to Small Tour level and is trained by Carl Hester. Andrew has been a very important part in improving the horses dressage and giving Ibby the confidence to believe in herself.
Fred Bergendof - Trainer
Fred is a European Team gold medallist and Horse of the Year Show Winner. Fred has learnt his trade with Lars Sederholm and Yogi Breisner then as stable jockey with Sir Mark Todd. He has worked with top riders and trainers from Novice to International level. His other achievements include: UKCC Level 3 Accredited coach, BEF Futurity Judge, Sport England Excel Talent Programme Coach as well as competing Internationally and Nationally.
Tomma Spilman - McTimoney Chiropractor
Tomma is a highly regarded McTimoney Chiropractor and muscle release therapist. She regularly visits the yard, helping to keep both human and equine athletes on form.
Karen Perry - Massage Therapist
Karen has a diploma in Remedial and Sports Massage and has trained with Mary Bromley. Karen visits the yard regularly working on soft tissue on Ibby and the horses to help keep their bodies soft and supple.
Annabel Galt- Veterinary Physiotherapist
Annabel has recently begun providing invaluable help as part of Ibby’s team to keep the horses fit and sound and performing to the best of their ability.
Mark Vale - Towcester Vets
Mark is a vet at Towcester Equine Vets who does acupuncture on the horses which makes a huge difference in helping to release muscle tension.
Nigel Taylor - Trainer
Nigel has worked with Ibby for a long time to help bring the best out of the horses.
Danny Olding - Sport Psychology
Danny has been a working with Ibby for 2 years now and has been very influential in helping her optimise performance and be on the way to access her full potential by helping devise a strategy to strengthen performance.
Darren Bazin - Farrier
Darren, 3 times World Champion Farrier is a crucial part of Ibbys team with extensive knowledge and high standards of workmanship, he is always keen to see how he can improve the platform for each horse to perform to its best.
Alex and Neal - Oakham Vets
Alex Knott and Neal Ashton are the main vets Ibby uses at Oakham. They are both amongst the top competition horse vets in the country, and are a massive help to Ibby and her Team helping to keep the horses sound and pain free.