Royale Equestrian Centre

Striving to develop/maintain happy, quality, well trained horses & to provide horse owners/riders with a fun and safe place to ride, where we will treat your horse like one of our own!

 

Meet Our Horses

Key Dreamer


Big bodied 16.1hh Tb Gelding Sired by Key to the Mint a wonderful Jumper and Training level event horse this amazing horse is fun to ride and loves to gallop and jump. He's a very special horse who  has become a great eventing schoolmaster.

Royale's Jewel


Beautiful 16.2hh Selle Francaise mare. A wonderful horse that is very well schooled, quiet, athletic and fancy. Fun to ride and jump she has done a bit of everything from  Dressage, A Circuit Hunter & Jumper, Fox Hunting, Hunter Trials and Eventing .  Super Dressage and Eventing School Master this very kind mare is not only fancy she has a lovely disposition.

Vent Nordique


 Handsome and big bodied 16.2 Thoroughbred gelding that is a real ladies man, a very successful show jumper. A show jumping school master and great ride for intermediate to advance riders looking to get into the jumpers or eventing. 

Marika


Big bodied 16.2hh Hanoverian mare. Marika has sucessfully competed in Silver/Gold Hunters and Pre-Training Eventing. She is very honest and loves to jump, perfect for the taller rider that wants to have some fun.


Charlie Brown


This super event pony is really fun to ride not to mention he is quick and loves to jump!!! He is the perfect pony to learn the ropes of show jumping and/or eventing


Rainbow Bright


Sprinkles is a lovely 13.2hh Welsh pony mare that is forward,  fun to ride and loves to jump! She is a real sweet pony that will come trotting over when called out in the paddock she adores getting treats and attention as well as giving lunge line lessons to the little ones.



Tea Biscuit


Cute and safe small welsh hunter pony, she loves to jump and is great for teaching her riders how it's done. She is the perfect little hunter with a cute jump and auto changes,  this pony is always in the ribbons!



Tipper


Kind and sweet 15.1hh Quarter Horse who has very smooth gaits and has done a little of everything: Theraputic Riding, Hunters, competed to 2nd level dressage. 

Korsteele


Sweet Percheron X Thoroughbred  gelding that has been a very successful event horse competing at Training level and always achieving great scores in dressage and will jump anything . He is our newest addition and will be slowly integrated into our program as we get him fit. 


West Hills


Lovely 15.3hh Off track thoroughbred, a successful hunter turned lower level eventer and jumper. Darrien has smooth gaits, super jump, rarely hits rail and is always lots of fun to ride.

          


Thunder


15hh Arabian gelding that is one of the sweetes and kindest horses you will ever meet. He has done everything from endurance, to the 1m jumpers and 2nd level dressage. He is very safe, quiet, reliable and a superb horse to learn from not to mention he has a very smooth canter great for helping riders achieve a better seat.


Lincoln


Big build medium Connemara X Welsh Pony. An adorable and fun pony to ride he schools 2nd level dressage and he enjoys jumping small fences and great in the xc field. Perfect short stirrup pony  that is fun and safe.


Emily's Mounts & Young Prospects

Northern Hat

Handsome and exciting prospect. Harry is owned by the Webster-Pless family and ridden and trained by Emily Bertrand. Harry is a 2005 Thoroughbred Sired by Harry the Hat (a son of Seattle Slew) out of Carakat a little TB mare who competed Advanced then went on to sucessfully compete at 5 NAYRC at the CCI * & CCI ** . Harry is a real character and is starting to develop into a very wonderful horse. He finished the 2012 season in 9th Place overall at the Ontairo Eventing Championship Open Training, and finished the 2013 season with 2nd place finish in the Open Preliminary at Stevens Creek HT.

Buckingham Place

Fun, quirky and very special thoroughbred gelding who competed to the 4**** level with Tara Zeigler. Buck didn't want to retire so Emily took him on as a horse to learn from and have fun on! He's far from being an easy ride  and has a unique style but is also a very talented athlete that has so much to offer. .Emily showed him lightly in 2013 at the Preliminary level with good placing's and plans were for Emily to compete him at Intermediate but an unfortunate broken hand prevented her from finishing the season on him Hopes are now to compete him lightly                                                                               mid season 2014 and just have fun schooling at home.  


Royale's Iness Bay

Big stunning 2009 Thoroughbred mare from Pennsylvania. Sired by Rush Bay-Broad Leaf, by Forestry - Exceptional pedigree for eventing including: Deputy Minister, Buckpasser, Gone West, Cozzene & Storm Cat and many more! Career Race Record: 13-1-2-2 for $42,095 Last Race: January 20, 2014 at Parx. She has since been let down and has started back to work. She is a very powerful horse with a light and balanced canter, showing superb jumping form over small fences. She is being brought back into work with hopes of starting her eventing career later in the 2014 season.



Cosmo


Fancy 2009 Holsteiner X Thoroughbred  by Costner(HOL)  out of Scatterbrain(TB) bred by Bonnie Lamonte of Mouse House Farm in Nottingham, PA.  Cosmo was purchased as a colt in April 2014, was gelded and just started work undersaddle. He has all the right stuff to make a top event horse. He will need time to be brought along but we have big hopes for this lovely horse and plans are for him to start his eventing career in 2015

War Drive

Max 2010 Thoroughbred with excellent bloodlines and balanced uphill gaits. He came to us towards the end of his 2 y/o year as a colt . He was in race training but unraced as was not showing enough promise for the big tracks. He was lightly ridden in his 3y/o year and left to grow tough the winter. He shows a great aptitude for jumping and loves it! He was bred to our broodmare Grand Impression for a 2014 foal. April 2014 he was gelded and once he's adjusted to his new life as a gelding he will be brought into full time training

Royale's Derby Hat

Derby is a 2010 Thoroughbred filly from Pennsylvania (unraced). Derby was purpose bred to be an event horse she is by the wonderful American  stallion Harry the Hat (same sire as Northern Hat) Derby's Dam is a lovely with a fantastic jump competing sucessfully in the jumpers at 4 ft and then eventing at Training level. Derby is a lovely filly that is very correct with excellent conformaton, not to mention she is a very sweet, intelligent and kind mare. She was lightly started as a 3 y/o and left to grow for the winter and not getting back under saddle.

Royale's Registrar


This is the kindest young horse we have ever met. He is a fancy 2011 gelding bred at Castle Rock Farm in Unionville PA, Sired by Power By Far out of Hot Dot by Leemat. Fred has an incredible loving personality. He is very willing and intelligent . Fred was in race training but was unraced due to being too slow. He is a fancy boy who will be sure to score well in dressage and make a lovely event horse, although he has a way of going that most hunter riders would be jumping in line to have. He has a ground covering walk,  lovely trot and big rocking horse canter. He will be ridden lightly though 2014 with plans to begin eventing in 2015.


Broodmares



Caledonia


This beautiful thoroughbred mare is very sweet, athletic, and has an excellent temperment and conformation! She competed sucessfully up to Intermediate/CCI** including competing at the NAYRC in 2007  and Junior Olympics at CCI**.  She has many accomplishments including being a sucessful broodmare with some stunning foals and is approved for breeding with the Oldenburg and American Warmblood Association. Her movement will rival any warmblood, with big expressive gaits and superb careful jump. She is currently in foal to Yellow Creek for a Spring 2014 foal.


Grand Impression

Our lovely broodmare this well bred Hanoverian X Thoroughbred mare has great blood lines including Rio Grand and Bold Ruler. Kari is athletic, a great mover and has a kind disposition.  She is currently in foal to our now gelding War Drive for a May 2014 foal.

News

We have lots of new faces around the farm and we have said good bye to some of our very special school horses who have gone on to wonderful homes.


Meet the latest new horses: Iness, Cosmo, and Fred who were purchased by Emily in PA, USA and brought home mid April. All 3 are such incredible horses showing so much potential. We are excited to see these lovely horses develop. A HUGE thank you to Tara Ziegler Erika M. Nesler, June Hillman, Castle Rock Farm , and Bonnie Lemont of Mouse House Farm LLC for making this possible. 



Class Act aka Maritime our lovely Selle Francais Dressage/Hunter School Master has gone on to semi-retirement and back to her previous owner who will be breeding her this year. Maritime brought many students success in the dressage ring never bringing home less than Reserve Champion at every show she had gone to not to mention has help many riders achieve their EC Level 6. She will be greatly missed but couldn't be in a better home!
Royale's Ruthven aka Lola is a beautiful Trakenher mare that enjoyed many years of success in the show ring and had taught many riders of all levels and ages how to ride. A big moving lovely mare with a heart of gold. She has been sold to a wonderful home where she will take life a bit easier and enjoy lots of hacking.