The Team

Team Manager - Paul O'Brien

 Paul has been Blyth's partner for over 25 years and is an integral part of the team. He is responsible for the day to day management of the yard and having represented New Zealand himself at the Sydney Olympic Games is a valuable assistant rider.


Head Groom - Tess Anderson

Tess is kiwi born and has been part of the team here for 3 years. She is a competent rider herself having successfully produced and competed horses in the past, so she is not only responsible for the turn out, competiton duties and stable management of the horses but also rides daily.


Vet - Tom Campbell

Tom is another kiwi member of the team.

He works from the Bourton Vale vet practice in Bourton on the Water and has been responsible for the well being of the horses for several years now. He is an experienced competition vet.


Farrier - Phil Martin

Phil is  responsible for the year round shoeing of the horses. Experienced with the needs of competition horses he is an asset to the team.

For more infomation on Phil, you can visit his website.



Student/Assistant Rider : Jason Wood 

Jason will be with us for the 2016 season. He brings his Intermediate horse "The Causeway" with him for training and to compete and he will help us with the day to day running of the yard and act as home rider with Blyth's horses.