About

Natalie Smith- Head Trainer, Owner

Natalie is a Level I certified coach who has a lifetime of experience with horses. Natalie is a successful hunter/jumper and has trained with top riders, Cathy Inch and Mark Hayes. She has spent over 20 years showing on the A Circuit in both the hunters and jumpers. Her dedication and love of the sport is shown in her teachings.

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Nat and Wildcat

 

Miranda Travers Cavill- Barn Manager

Miranda Travers Cavill started riding at a very young age. Moving her way up from ponies, she went on to ride at FEI Childrens in South Africa in 2004. In 2009 and 2011, Miranda represented Ontario at NAYRC. Miranda trains with Natalie as well as Cathy Inch and Marni Von Schalburg.

 

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Miranda and Capriato

 

Facility:

Monterra Farms is located in Claremont, Ontario, a 45 minute drive from Toronto.

Facilities include:

  • Spacious & bright stalls with 24 hr care
  • Full time on site Barn Manager and Trainer
  • Customized feed program
  • Large indoor riding arena
  • 150 x 250 ¬†outdoor sand ring
  • Large grass paddocks with wood fencing
  • Indoor washroom
  • Individual tack lockers and storage area for tack trunks, blankets etc.
  • Beautiful jump courses

Monterra South

Monterra also has a farm 5 minutes from HITS post time farm in Ocala, Florida, including a 9 stall barn, 4 Paddocks and a large outdoor riding ring.

 

Want to show in Florida but can’t commit to a 6 week show schedule? Monterra often has a few horses available for lease on a weekly basis. Please contact Natalie if you may be interested.