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Ian is available for coaching of riders and horses  - all levels whether pleasure or competitive. If you enjoy riding for pleasure, are just starting out or are a seasoned show, dressage or event rider needing assistance to improve your dressage/flatwork, Ian’s happy to help. If you live locally and have facilities, Ian can travel to you.  Alternatively,  you're welcome to bring your horse to him. Ian is currently based in Victoria on the east coast of the country - however he travels back to WA regularly for his clients. 

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Full board agistment is available at Thistle Park Equestrian. Please contact us for more information.

Ian is also available for the training and campaigning of your horse. You can tailor your training program to suit your/your horses requirements and this can be achieved by booking individual weekly sessions, or both long/short term training which can includeagistement at our tailored facility. Ian is familiar with horses of all ages and breeds and has had some experience of training horses the basic dressage movements. 

Thisle Park Equestrian recognises the need to treat every horse individually and accordingly. With that in mind our facilities have been carefully constructed to suit. Our facilities are maintained to a very high standard and include a purpose built fully reticulated dressage arena, which is soon to be covered and made into an indoor school.

Other facilities include...
- 2 Stable complexes (15 WIWO yards)

- 12 reticulated and electrified day paddocks

- 8 Horse walker

- Temperature Control hose down bay

- 800m Sand track

- 850m Light track

- 20m Round Yard

- Tie up bays with anti-slip rubber mat flooring

- Automatic Water Drinkers in day paddocks

- Air tight feed storage

- Commercial washing machine

- 24 hour supervision

- Secure electric gates on all entrances to the property.


If your interested in having your horse trained or campaigned by Ian please contact us.



Ian is also available to attend and coach clinics for riders of any level. He is happy to travel and can offer his time and experience at a very affordable price. If you'd like to organise hosting a clinic with Ian Smith please dont hesitate to contact us. Ian is aways egar to get out there and teach new students.