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Leah Wilson Video "How to Do Dutch Braids"

Tuesday, August 12, 2014
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International dressage competitor Leah Wilson (CAN) shows us how to do "Dutch Dressage Braids" in this video. Leah has been long-listed for the Canadian Team since 2004 with various horses. Leah’s earned a Silver Medal at the 2007 North American Young Rider Championships, as well as being named to the Canadian Young Rider Team four years consecutively. Engaged to Mark Wilkins, a sports car driver for Kia Racing and Mantella Autosport Leah knows her way around the winners' circle regardless of what sort of horsepower she's involved with.  Leah began riding at the age of 9 with Portuguese Riding Master Frank Grelo. Leah credits Frank with much of her knowledge of not only riding, but horsemanship as well. To this day, Frank’s mantras still echo in Leah’s head.Leah currently trains with Ashley Holzer, 4-time Olympian, Pan-Am Games Medalist, World Equestrian Games and World Cup athlete. Leah has had experience training with a multitude of global dressage trainers including Anky Van Grunsven, Jacqueline Brooks, Ellen Bontje, Stephen Clarke, Norbert van Laak, Tom Dvorak, Albrecht Heidemann, and Debbie McDonald. Engaged to Mark Wilkins, a sports car driver for Kia Racing and Mantella Autosport Leah knows her way around the winners' circle regardless of what sort of horsepower she's involved with. 

Leah’s goals for the future include being named to the Canadian Team with hopes to represent her country at events such as the Olympics, World Cup, and World Equestrian Games. Leah offers coaching and training at Aislinn Dressage for all levels of riders and horses. A full-time training program is available in addition to a full-service management program.