Sharon Turner
Training for the Young Horse and Rider

Sharon is a Lifetime USPC member and graduate ‘A’ pony clubber from the Difficult Run Pony Club in the VA region. She is an active rider, trainer and breeder with over 20 years of experience within the equestrian community. Sharon has successfully competed from novice through preliminary levels in eventing, through second level in dressage and has trained and schooled to more advanced levels in both dressage and jumping. The current focus of her own riding is in the development of the young horse for sport. She has participated and ridden in young horse training seminars and has developed several young progeny for the competition arena. In 2003 Sharon qualified for, and was able to compete in the USAE 5 year old Young Horse National Championships in dressage. She continues to receive guidance through numerous clinicians and instructors but notably credits her pony club foundation years with instruction from local greats such as Phyllis Dawson, Nancy Cleveland, Stephen Bradley, Major Jeremy Beale, and USPC National Examiner Cathy Frederickson. She was a Visiting Instructor for the USPC and actively teaches with the Redland Hunt Pony Club in the MD region. Sharon is currently based out of Ryland Knoll Farm in Rixeyville, VA, see, and is available for lessons and clinics within the MD and VA regions. She may be reached at 301-706-3146 or at References available upon request.

Sharon and Le Cavalier at the
2003 USAE FEI 5 Y.O. Young Horse National Championships


Reckless-Rock Candy

Reckless & Excalibur by Le Cavalier

Congratulations to Jill Windsor and WS Reckless (left) and Amy Glass and Excalibur (right) winners respectively of 3rd and 2nd place at US Eventing Association Future Event Horse Championships, 3-Year Old Colts/Geldings class.

Excalibur as a 4-year old winning first place in a starter novice horse trial on a dressage score of 18.5 and no faults cross country and stadium.

For Sale: Cor Belle

Offered as brood mare, Producer of premium foals and breed show winners, Daughter of Hilltop Farm stallion Cor Noir

Contact: Sharon Turner

Phone: 301-706-3146

La Gantlet Rouge de Le Cavalier

Congratulations to owner Judy Burns and Rudy on her July 2007 approval as a Gold Premium Mare for breeding in the Rhineland Pfalz-Saar International Registry.



Congratulations to Kris Morris and Finney. Premium filly ISR Oldenburg NA inspection and First Place Mare and Foal Pairs, Maryland State Fair. Finney is Le Cavalier's 10th Premium ISR foal making him a Star Stallion for Production.

Congratulations to Hayleigh Royston & McKaye

Congratulations to Hayleigh Royston and McKaye. Consistent Hunter winners. 17 Hand Gelding by Le Cavalier