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Training with Wilf Bowman-Ripley

Wilf has been involved in horse driving trials for most of his life and has been successfully competing at National and International level for over 15 years. He has successfully trained many National HDT competitors to championship level.


  • UKcc Level 3 Coach.
  • World Horse Pair Gold Medallist 1997.
  • National Horse Pair Champion- 1996,1997,1998,2008.
  • Represented Great Britain at World Championship Level six times with horse pair, horse 4 in hand and pony 4 in hand.
  • Team GB trainer and selector. Junior World Trophy. 2011, 2012.
  • Team GB trainer. Combined Ponies World Championships, 2009.
  • BHDTA council member.

Wilf is able to offer the following services:

  • Individual training sessions or courses at Ashfields.
  • Training clinics throughout the UK.
  • Intermediate to international standard. Single to 4 in hand.
  • £40 session- single/pair.
  • £50 session- 4 in hand.
  • £50 Session with single turnout provided.
  • Starting to harness and schooling livery. Single £30 per day including full livery. Pair £50 per day including full livery.
  • Full driving livery also available.
  • Gift certificates available.
Please call Wilf direct on 07802 899 004 or email wbrcarriages@aol.com to discuss your requirements.

Wilf’s sponsors
www.sealmaster.co.uk www.ashfieldscarriageequipment.com
www.inthecountryside.com www.pestell.co.uk


Ashfields Facilities

  • Ashfields have 40 acres of flat grassland that is available to hire for events or shows.
  • Eight International Standard Driving Obstacles.
  • 500 acres of headland riding or driving.
  • Indoor School with gel track surface.
  • 40 Monarch Internal stables. Full ,DIY and part livery available. Riding or driving with 24 hour supervision.
  • Regular shows on site.

Ashfields Carriage & Polo Club, Green Street, Great Canfield, Essex. CM6 1JU. Tel: 07770 944 868

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