Michael Kearins is being welcomed as new trainer at Tamarian Farms!
- November 20, 2020
- By Staff Writers
OCALA, Fla.--Michael Kearins is relocating from Wellington and is bringing some wonderful Grand Prix Jumpers with him.
Michael started competing when he was 8 years old and has his first success at the age of 12 when he won the 128 Championship at the prestigious RDS Dublin Horse Show.
At 14 he was competing at the Grand Prix level ,and at 18 he won the individual bronze medal at the Junior European Championships.
He was invited to ride for the legendary Paul Darragh, and while with Paul he won the Irish Field’s Leading Show Jumper award and the Silver Tour Final at the Sunshine Tour.
He also placed 11th at the Young Rider European Championships and became a member of the senior Nations cup team in Prague, Zagreb and Athens.
He then moved to America and started working for Margie Engle Goldstein in Wellington Florida.
Michael recognizes the opportunity being situated next door to WEC and down the road from HITS offers and is excited to offer training, sales horses and boarding at Tamarian Farms.
Carol Grant and JP Giacomini will also spend January -March at Tamarian Farms offering Dressage training and clinics to all levels of dressage riders.
Carol Grant represented the US at the 1982 World Equestrian Games, is a double gold medalist Pan Am Games, member Dressage World Champ USET and coach of International Dressage USET riders of all levels.