At Crooked Creek Farm our goal is to provide leadership an education for the equestrian sport through quality instruction and competition while promoting the safety and welfare of horses and riders encouraging growth and development within the sport and striving for excellence of the horse and riders performance.
Our Head Trainer is Carolyn Duncan, a USHJA Certified Trainer. Carolyn has had over 10 years experience training. Carolyn also serves as a local Hunter jumper and Equitation judge for organizations such as GHJA. Carolyn brings knowledge and skills from not only a local level of showing but to a National Level of competition.
Laura Smith, Trainer: Laura has been instructing for over 5 years and is also a Product Advisor at Dover Saddlery. Laura was a rider on the Georgia Southern IHSA team which she was president for two years. Laura also brings to the farm over 15 years of showing experience.
Katherine Taylor, Assistant Trainer: Katherine is new to the farm brining experience as a beginner instructor. Katherine assist in maintaining the shape and performance of the lesson horses, assisting Carolyn and Laura as needed in lessons and also teaches beginner lessons on Sunday.
Hank Bloom 'r' Hunter and Hunter Seat Equitation Judge that is an independent contractor and frequently visits the farm for lessons for clients of Crooked Creek Farm and occasional use of lesson horses for outside clients. These lessons paid separately , they are not part of the lesson packages though all riders must still create an account for Crooked Creeks lesson scheduler (please see lesson page).