Marcia is a top 3-day event rider and trainer based in Scotia, New York and Wellington, Florida. As an international rider for 25 years, she has successfully competed on the world's biggest stages: Rolex Kentucky, Burghley, Blenheim, Boekelo, and Fair Hill. In addition, she has been short listed for two Olympic Games.
Her extensive background and education with top trainers, including Jack Le Goff, George Morris, Mark Phillips, Anne Kursinski, Sue Blinks, and Natural Horsemanship Masters John Lyons and Louis Wood, give her a unique and far reaching approach to horsemanship.
Marcia's winter base in Wellington, FL has allowed her to expand her operation to include jumpers and hunters as well as top eventers. Her riders have excelled at the highest levels, including WEF, Lake Placid, Devon, and Capital Challenge.
In addition, Marcia currently trains several of Area I's leading junior and amateur eventers, including USEA 2008 Horse of the Year "Dobbin" and Corinne Ashton.
Marcia is best known for her classical and empathetic riding style as well as the meticulous care, management, and presentation of her horses.
She brings a positive and detailed approach in her teaching, with an emphasis on safety, confidence, and success.