Harriet has been awarded and commended with elite Irish and UK level training bursaries and awards during her junior career. These recognition's of her talent have also given Harriet opportunities to be trained by World Champion showjumper Dermott Lennon, Irish World, European, and Olympic Championship rider Captain John Ledingham, and a training placement with Commandant Gerry Mullins at the Irish Army Equitation School.
Harriet has also gained experience at Kinloch Enterprises in Virginia with theAron family. There, she was responsible for a team of international showjumping horses, grooms and riders where Harriet received a thorough grounding in US equine regulations, veterinary matters, international showjumping federation rules, and invaluable training from Aimee Aron (trained by top international showjumper, Laura Kraut).
Needless to say, throughout her junior and senior career Harriet has come to acquire a highly illustrious social and business network of top class trainers, breeders, dealers and producers both in Ireland and from across Europe and beyond. Therefore, Harriet not only has the experience to host, train, and nurture your horse at Oak Grove Farm and Equestrian Center, but she can also source hunter/jumper horses and ponies borne by the most excellent bloodlines from across Ireland and Europe for the most discerning client.