Vickis 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.

1983-2018 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.

TAMMY MCGOWAN - NOVICE TO GRAND PRIX.

TOBY PAWSON- PARA RIDER, COMPETED FOR TEAM GB.

SAM FRANCIS – OWNER OF 2 OF VICKI'S CURRENT 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.

NATHALIE WAHLUND - SMALL TOUR YR INTERNATIONAL LEVEL FOR SWEDEN WITH OLDENCRAIG CLIENT, JOHN EVANS'S CERANO GOLD.

SHARON TUNG FROM HONG KONG - TRAINING NOVICE - ADVANCED

WIN KUNGPUN INTERNATIONAL RIDER FROM THAILAND - TRAINING ADVANCED/PSG/GP

NOORA KAMPPIKOSKI FROM FINLAND- OLDENCRAIG ADVANCED RIDER TRAINING SMALL TOUR.

BO LYKKE FROM DENMARK- OLDENCRAIG ADVANCED RIDER TRAINING SMALL TOUR

WERONICA MADEJ FROM POLAND- TRAINING GRAND PRIX.

 

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.

EXQUISITE A STRIKINGLY BEAUTIFUL 10 YEAR OLD KWPN STALLION OWNED BY OLDENCRAIG CLIENT NATHALIA CHECKMAREVA, EXQUISITE IS COMPETING SUCCESSFULLY INTERNATIONAL SMALL TOUR. WINNING REGULARLY WITH SCORES CONSISTANTLY OVER 70%.

SALOME DI FONTABETTI A CHARMING AND TALENTED HANNOVERIAN MARE OWNED BY OLDENCRAIG CLIENT, NANCY RAFF. SALOME IS COMPETING SUCCESSFULLY INTERNATIONAL SMALL TOUR. PLACED IN TOP THREE REGULARLY.

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

 

2018

ADDINGTON HIGH PROFILE SHOW JAN 12TH-14TH 2018- HARRY - 1ST INTER 1, 6TH INTER 2 / SALOME - 2ND PSG, 7TH INT 1

KEYSOE CDI3* MARCH 16TH-18TH 2018- MANGO JACARO/ BIG TOUR, SALOME DI FONTABETTI/ SMALL TOUR

KEYSOE PREMIER LEAGUE 27TH-29TH APRIL 2018 - ARTIST - INTER 1/2, SALOME DI FONTABETTI - PSG, INTER 1, EXQUISITE - PSG, INTER 1

KEYSOE PREMIER LEAGUE 27TH-29TH APRIL 2018 SHAUN O SULLIVAN (TRAINED BY VICKY) RIDING OLDENCRAIG CHOICE - PSG,INTER 1

ADDINGTON PREMIER LEAGUE 11TH-13TH MAY 2018 - ARTIST PSG/INT 1, EXQUISITE D - PSG/INT 1, MANGO JACARO - GRAND PRIX.

ADDINGTON PREMIER LEAGUE 11TH-13TH MAY 2018 - SHAUN O SULLIVAN (TRAINED BY VICKY) RIDING OLDENCRAIG CHOICE - PSG/INT 1

ADDINGTON PREMIER LEAGUE 11TH-13TH MAY 2018 - NATHALIE WAHLUND (TRAINED BY VICKY) RIDING CERANO GOLD - PSG

WELLINGTON PREMIER LEAGUE 6TH-10TH JUNE 2018 - MANGO JACARO-GP, EXQUISITE - PSG/INT1

WELLINGTON PREMIER LEAGUE 11TH-13TH MAY 2018 - NATHALIE WAHLUND (TRAINED BY VICKY) RIDING CERANO GOLD - PSG

BOLESWORTH CSI**** INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW WEDNESDAY 13th June - SUNDAY 17th June - EXQUISITE - SMALL TOUR

HICKSTEAD PREMIER LEAGUE 19TH-23RD JUNE 2018 - MANGO JACARO/ GP, EXQUISITE/PSG,INT 1

HICKSTEAD PREMIER LEAGUE  19TH-23RD JUNE 2018- SHAUN O SULLIVAN (TRAINED BY VICKY)-OLDENCRAIG CHOICE PSG/INT1

HICKSTEAD PREMIER LEAGUE 19TH-23RD JUNE 2018- NATHALIE WAHLUND (TRAINED BY VICKY)- CERANO GOLD PSG

HARTPURY CDI3* 3RD-8TH JUNE 2018 - MANGO JACARO/ BIG TOUR, EXQUISITE/SMALL TOUR, ARTIST/SMALL TOUR.

HARTPURY PREMIER LEAGUE 3RD-8TH JUNE 2018 - NATHALIE WAHLUND (TRAINED BY VICKY) - CERANO GOLD-PSG

HARTPURY PREMIER LEAGUE 3RD-8TH JUNE 2018 - SHAUN O SULLIVAN (TRAINED BY VICKY) RIDING OLDENCRAIG CHOICE - PSG/INT 1.

BRITISH DRESSAGE SUMMER REGIONALS/HICKSTEAD 13TH-15TH JULY 2018- EXQUISITE INTER1.

BRITISH DRESSAGE SUMMER REGIONALS/HICKSTEAD 13TH-15TH JULY 2018- SHAUN O SULLIVAN/OLDENCRAIG CHOICE-INTER1/PSG TRAINED BY VICKY.

BRITISH DRESSAGE SUMMER REGIONALS/HICKSTEAD 13TH-15TH JULY 2018- NATHALIE WAHLUND/OLDENCRAIG ECHO- MEDIUM/ADVANCED MEDIUM TRAINED BY VICKY.

HICKSTEAD CD1O/CDI 26TH-29TH JULY 2018 - MANGO JACARO/BIG TOUR, EXQUISITE/SMALL TOUR, ARTIST/SMALL TOUR

HICKSTEAD CDI0/CDI 26TH-29TH JULY 2018 - GB NATIONS CUP TEAM WITH MANGO JACARO

HICKSTEAD CDIO/CDI 26TH-29TH JULY 2018 - NATHALIE WAHLUND (TRAINED BY VICKY) - CERANO GOLD FOR SWEDEN SMALL TOUR YR.

BURY FARM SUMMER FESTIVAL AND HIGH PROFILE SHOW 21ST-23RD AUGUST 2018 - MANGO JACARO GP, ARTIST GP.

LE MIEUX NATIONAL DRESSAGE CHAMPIONSHIPS 20-23/9/2018- SALOME DI FONTABETTI, EXQUISITE, ARTIST

LE MIEUX NATIONAL DRESSAGE CHAMPIONSHIPS 20-23/9/2018- NATHALIE WAHLUND TRAINED BY VICKY THOMPSON WINFIELD RIDING OLDENCRAIG ECHO

LE MIEUX NATIONAL DRESSAGE CHAMPIONSHIPS 20-23/9/2018- SHAUN O SULLIVAN TRAINED BY VICKY THOMPSON WINFIELD RIDING OLDENCRAIG CHOICE

HORSE OF THE YEAR SHOW INVITE 2018 - EXQUISITE

MCI 2018 FINAL 4/10/2018 - 7/10/2018 - MANGO JACARO