Vicki Thompson Winfield - Career

VT BIOGRAPHY

BORN 10 JUNE 1961 IN CRAWLEY/UK

 

 

1980 FIRST NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE WITH PART-BRED ARAB LORELEY-SEA HI-FI.

1982 YOUNG RIDERS EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS IN DENMARK.

1983 SET UP OWN YARD WITH MENTOR ‘ROCKY’ FRANZ ROCHOWANSKY (CHIEF RIDER OF THE SPANISH RIDING SCHOOL)

1983-2017 TRAINED SEVERAL RIDERS FROM NOVICE TO GRAND PRIX, INCLUDING WAYNE CHANNON, GB WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TEAM MEMBER, 2 X YOUNG RIDER TEAM MEMBERS – BRUGGS NICHOLLS INTERNATIONAL YOUNG RIDER AND SENIOR GP INTERNATIONAL RIDER. JACKIE SHRUBB, ROZ BOWLEY AND PENNY BRINSLEY INTERNATIONAL YOUNG RIDERS. KATRINA CANTRELL INTERNATIONAL SMALL TOUR RIDER. DANIEL WATSON- YOUNG RIDER LEVEL.

1994-2001 NATIONAL CHAMPION WITH JAZZ DANCER IN MEDIUM, ADVANCED MEDIUM, PSG, INTER1, INTER 2 AND GRAND PRIX.

1994 MEDIUM AND ADVANCED MEDIUM NATIONAL CHAMPION

1995 PRIX ST GEORGES AND INTER 1 NATIONAL CHAMPION.

1995 WINNING EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP PAS DE DEUX(WITH CARL HESTER) .AWARDED THE GOLD MEDAL.

1996 CHIO AACHEN NATIONS CUP WINNING TEAM MEMBER WITH 9YO ‘ENFANT’. GRAND PRIX DEBUT FOR THE ATLANTA OLYMPICS WITH ENFANT.

1996 S-TOGENBOSH INTER2 AND GP, RIEMS 2ND GP AND 1ST GPS.

1996 AWARDED DRESSAGE RIDER OF THE YEAR BY BRITISH DRESSAGE.

2001 MOVED TO OLDENCRAIG EQUESTRIAN CENTRE/UK.

2008 MARRIED TO IAN WINFIELD.

2009 WORLD BREEDING CHAMPIONSHIPS IN VERDEN WITH MR AND MRS JOHN TERRY’S 5 YEAR OLD BELTONI.

2010 BELTONI WINNER OF NATIONAL YOUNG HORSE CHAMPIONSHIP 6YO AND MEDIUM NATIONAL CHAMPION.

2011-2012 TRAINER FOR THE BRITISH DRESSAGE SOUTHERN REGION.

2013-2014 TRAINER TO SHUBHSRI RAJENDRA. 16YO NOVICE RIDER WITH A DREAM TO COMPETE FOR HER COUNTRY (INDIA) IN THE ASIAN GAMES. SHUBHSRI LIVED HER DREAM, COMPETING AFTER ONLY 9 MONTHS TRAINING. SHE GAINED SCORES HIGH ENOUGH IN PSG/INT1 TO BECOME A MEMBER OF THE INDIAN DRESSAGE TEAM AND COMPETED IN THE 2014 ASIAN GAMES IN KOREA WITH A HORSE SOURCED BY OLDENCRAIG, CALLED SMOKEY JOE.

2016 TRAINER FOR SURREY MOUNTED POLICE.

2015-2016 TRAINER TO OLDENCRAIG ADVANCED RIDER THOMAS GOEDERME, HOPING TO COMPETE IN YOUNG RIDERS FOR BELGIUM.

2016 TRAINER TO ALEX LEBEDEV HOPING TO COMPETE IN YOUNG RIDERS FOR RUSSIA.

2016 REPRESENTED GB WITH MRS KYM MERRITS 6YO BOTERO AT THE WORLD BREEDING CHAMPIONSHIPS.

1983-2017 VICKY HAS TRAINED MANY RIDERS FROM NOVICE TO SUCCESS AT THE HIGHEST LEVELS INCLUDING GRAND PRIX AT INTERNATIONAL LEVELS.

WAYNE CHANNON – NOVICE TO GRAND PRIX TEAMS

JILL TIMMS – NOVICE TO GRAND PRIX

LITTA SOHEILA – NOVICE TO GRAND PRIX. QUALIFIED FOR ASIAN GAMES REPRESENTING IRAN.

SHUBHSRI RAJENDRA – NOVICE TO PSG/INTER1, QUALIFIED AND COMPETED AT THE ASIAN GAMES, REPRESENTING INDIA.

TONY TERRY – NOVICE BEGINNER TO GRAND PRIX.

KYM MERRITT – SMALL TOUR – TRAINING ADVANCED.

SOPHIE WELLS – WAS A REGULAR CLIENT FOR SEVERAL YEARS IN VICKI’S NORTHERN CLINICS AND IS NOW A GB TEAM INDIVIDUAL AND TEAM MEDAL WINNER.

TOBY PAWSON- PARA RIDER, COMPETED FOR TEAM GB.

SAM FRANCIS – OWNER OF VICKI’S CURRENT 2 COMPETITION HORSES. A RIDER CONVERTED FROM SHOW JUMPING TO DRESSAGE NOW TRAINING AT GRAND PRIX.

SHAUN O’SULLIVAN - MAKING HIS FIRST APPEARANCE AT SMALL TOUR INTERNATIONAL LEVEL WITH OLDENCRAIG CLIENT, YURI JINNO’S HORSE PURCHASED FROM OLDENCRAIG AS A FOUR YEAR OLD.

VICKY’S CURRENT RIDES INCLUDE 2 HORSES OWNED BY OLDENCRAIG CLIENT SAM FRANCIS

ARTIST A PALOMINO, DANISH BRED 9YO GELDING. ARTIST HAS BEEN AT OLDENCRAIG SINCE FIRST BACKED AND IS NOW COMPETING SUCCESSFULLY AT INTERNATIONAL SHOWS AT SMALL TOUR LEVEL. INCLUDING A 4TH PLACING AND A 3RD IN ROOSENDAAL CDI3* AND HARTPURY CDI. HE QUALIFIED FOR THE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS TWO YEARS RUNNING AT PSG AND INTER 1.

MANGO JACARO A PURE BRED SPANISH PRE STALLION WHO IS CURRENTLY TOP OF THE PERFORMANCE INDEX AT GRAND PRIX LEVEL FOR IBERIAN HORSES. HIS CURRENT HIGHEST SCORE TO DATE IS 73.45% IN THE GRAND PRIX SPECIAL, HE REGULARLY SCORES IN THE 70’S.

SHOWS INCLUDE:

HICKSTEAD CDI3* 2016/2017

SAUMUR CDI3* 2016 – 2NDAND 7TH PSG

2017

KEYSOE CDI3* – 4TH GP, 5TH GP FREESTYLE, 2ND PSG, 6TH INT 1 FREESTYLE

KEYSOE PREMIER LEAGUE – 3RD GP, 1ST GP FREESTYLE, 4TH PSG, 2ND INT 1

ADDINGTON MANOR PREMIER LEAGUE – 1ST PSG, 2ND GP, 2ND GP FREESTYLE

ROOSENDAAL CDI3* 2017- 7TH PSG, 4TH INT 1, 7TH INI 1 FREESTYLE

BOLESWORTH INTERNATIONAL*** - 3RD INT 1 MUSIC

HICKSTEAD PREMIER LEAGUE – 1ST GP, 1ST GP SPECIAL

HARTPURY CDI3*- 3RD PSG, 5TH GP

HICKSTEAD CDI3*- 2ND PSG

HICKSTEAD CDI3* MEMBER OF NATIONS CUP TEAM WITH MANGO JACARO

NATIONAL DRESSAGE CHAMPIONSHIPS WITH HARRY AND MANGO JACARO

HORSE OF THE YEAR SHOW 2017 WITH HARRY

LE MANS CDI3* WITH MANGO JACARO

ROOSENDAAL CDI3* WITH MANGO JACARO

 

VICKY IS AT THE TOP OF ANCCE LEAGUE TABLE IN GRAND PRIX WITH JACARO