Certified since 2020
Cell: (914) 413-3442
Farm / Business
Bijou Equestrian LLC
572 E Branch Rd
Patterson, NY 12563
This first section is compiled from information supplied by the trainer.
Shelbi, USHJA certified trainer, is the Founding Partner and Head Trainer of Bijou Equestrian LLC in Brewster, New York. Bijou Equestrian specializes in the training and sales of quality, young, Hunter/Jumper horses. Throughout her career Shelbi has demonstrated a special eye for recognizing horses with great potential, and training them to compete successfully at the National and International levels.
As a junior, Shelbi rode under the guidance of top US professionals Her recent competition career highlights include 2nd USHJA National Derby 2020 at OSF, 14th in the Green Hunter Prix HITS 2020, Multiple tricolor wins HITS 2020. Past Career highlights include 8th in the flat phase of the 2010 USET East Coast Finals, representing Zone 2 on the 2007 Jr Jumper Prix De States Team at the Pennsylvania National Horse Show, an invitation to represent Zone 2 at the FEI North American Youth Jumper Championships (NAJYRC) as well as a top 3 finish at the Syracuse Invitational Horse Show in the 1.50m high Pro-AM Jumpers. Shelbi then quickly established herself as a professional manager/trainer/rider at JT Farm, and other prominent farms in both New York and Connecticut. She founded Bijou Equestrian in 2012 and obtained a BS degree in Business Management from Pace University’s Lubin School of Business.
To add to her professional credentials, Shelbi is in the final stages of completing her US Equestrian Federation (USEF) ‘r’ Judges Licensing under the mentorship of USEF ‘R’ judge Carol Molony. Her professional sponsorships include CWD Sellier, Judge Manning Horse Transport, and Franco Tucci Boots.