Meet The Committee

Treasurer and Membership: Rachel Jones

Rachel has the hardest job of all trying to keep all the monies in order and membership list up to date. She also organises the weekend lessons and training sessions at Little Ditches, our Churchstoke hub. Alongside Hannah she takes an important responsibility in Area entries for may disciplines too.  Rachel is an active competitor in all disciplines and a National Champion at Trec. Her horse Homer is a real character and prefers speed to patience  😊  She is an absolute key member of the club.

Secretary: Helen Williams

Helen has a great eye for detail and manages to keep records of all our plans and meetings.  She has the correspondence from Area and HQ.  Helen is a grass roots rider who enjoys riding with family, neighbours and friends.  She takes part in lots of RC activities and enjoys lessons, rallies and long hacks in the countryside.

Area Entries and Committee Planner: Hannah Lake

Whilst being a successful business woman, it is safe to say that Hannah lives and breathes horses! She is enthusiastic, keen and interested in all things horsey and a great supporter of DRC. Hannah has ridden all her life and enjoys all disciplines.  She is a great organiser and loves to plan interesting activities into the schedule.

Area Entries and Committee Planner: Gaynor Williams

Gaynor is a long standing member of DRC and a great supporter of all members. Always willing to help and ensure that everyone has opportunity and activities to enjoy. Gaynor has just had a new horse and is enjoying getting out and about this season.

Core Trainer: Jane Tanner

Jane is a founding member of DRC and always has the grass root rider at the heart of her thoughts.  She is encouraging and extremely knowledgeable. A registered BHSI, she teaches regularly and also runs our show jumping league. When searching for a pic, we have also discovered she is camera shy!

Dressage Organiser: Emma Saul

Emma loves dressage and enjoys all things horsey.  She is a great supporter to all members and a willing helper whenever she can.  Emma organises our dressage league and also clinics and lessons through the year.  She is also responsible for Area dressage entries as and when they come around. Emma is the key member of the Dolfor Team Quest Team ‘The Triple D’s’  Dolfor Dressage Divas.

Committee Member: Laura Pell

Laura is a busy working mum but also finds time to enjoy her horse.  She enjoys all disciplines including eventing and Trec. Laura has great IT knowledge so is often our saviour in all things technical

Committee Member: Maggie Evans

Maggie is a long standing member of DRC and has taken various roles on the committee over the years.  Her main area of interest is now dressage but she also enjoys hacking and joining in with rallies and lessons.

Committee Member: Jan Lawrance

Jan is a talented lady who keeps busy with many things.  She loves her horse, Reggie, and doing all sorts of activities with him.  They are keen hunters and don’t let the weather stop them!

Committee Member: Adrian Jones

Significantly outnumbered by women in the club, Adrian brings a male perspective to the committee. He enjoys all areas of horsemanship from ground work to competition