Amanda is an exceptional horsewoman with a great understanding of equine health.
Before joining Isola Stables in 2007, Amanda trained horses in Belgium for World Cup winner, Ludo Phillippaerts. While at Ludo’s, she had the opportunity to work for Edwina Alexander, one of the leading female riders in the world. She rode such superstars as Olympian Allah Jabek, and World Cup horse Winning Mood. She is a natural competitor. While growing up in New Zealand, Amanda completed her B Certificate on one of her numerous young horses and competed up to Prelim on one of her five-year-olds. She has traveled to England, Japan, Holland, Belgium, and finally the United States, continuing to learn from the best in the industry.
Amanda has an eye for finding talented sport horses, which have been sold in the UK, Europe, Mexico, New Zealand, and the United States.