Hillary Rapier

Hillary is a recent graduate of the WDAA Train the Trainers program and has been training horse and riders for Western Dressage for over 6 years. She has multiple National awards and earned the Triple Crown Award of Excellence in 2017. She was a featured clinician for Western Dressage at the Virginia Horse Festival from 2015-2018 and at the Shenandoah Valley Equine Fair in 2019. Clients gain confidence and clear communication with their horses, which has allowed them to many local, regional, and national awards. Horses she has trained and ridden have been brought up the levels from Intro to Level 4. She believes in honoring the horse and allowing the training process to happen in a natural progression for both horse and rider. Hillary offers training, lessons, clinics and opportunities to show in Western Dressage. She takes clients to local, regional and national shows, primarily in Western Dressage, but also in Arabian Sport horse disciplines.