After years as one of Canada’s top equitation, hunter and jumper riders, Ainsley Vince rounded out her education riding with and for top Canadian and US riders Eric Lamaze and Laura Kraut.
Ainsley was Canadian National Show Jumping Champion in 2001 & 2002, 3-time representative for Canada at the World Cup Finals, had top finishes in countless equitation and hunter competitions.
In 2006, Ainsley and the Vince family founded Linden Ridge with goals of making it a leading training facility for top horses and riders in all facets of show jumping.
Courtney’s riding career began at the age of seven. She quickly became a top performer in equitation, and by 16, was competing at the Grand Prix level.
Courtney worked for Eric Lamaze for several years, and has ridden with world-renowned riders and trainers. She has competed in prestigious events throughout Europe, and co-founded Ashford Farm, a world-class facility in Belgium.
Courtney has many years of diverse international experience in riding, teaching, management and sales in the horse industry.