Beth has been riding for forty years. Some of her experienced are riding with Leslie Olsen, Kim Walness, Intiaz Anees and other top riders in the USA.
Beth has completed successfully in Dressage, Eventing, Sport Horse, Hunters and Endurance riding and fox hunted as well. Beth now competes in Sport horse, Dressage with her 19 year old Anglo-‘Arab , Thunder Ally and she also competes in Sport Horse , Hunter, and Dressage with her four year old Polish Arabian, Fire Dancer. She is a member of USEF,AHA, USDT. She competes as a professional in Class A USEF shows in Region 12.
Beth Ellenburg has owned and operated Greenridge Stables since 1995. She has 40 years of experience riding horses and training horses and riders of all levels and backgrounds. Beth has an Equine Management Certificate from The University of Georgia.
Beth Ellenburg has also ridden with some of the finest competitors in the United States, including:
- Kim Walnes, member of the US Equestrian Team from 1980-1986 and earned a ranking of #3 in the World. See www.thewayofthehorse.com for Kim’s complete bio.
- Leslie Olsen, United States Equestrian Federation 'R' Dressage judge and a United States Dressage Federation Bronze and Silver Medalist. See www.dressagesimplysouthern.com for more about Leslie.
Beth's Bachelor of Science Degree in Human services and Associate of Art Degree in Psychology helps her work with and teach others well. She especially enjoys opportunities to work with children, and focuses on providing more to the kids than just equestrian skills. She also focuses on life skills, morals, values, and building self-esteem. Beth has been blessed in her work with:
• Children with mental disabilities
• Foster and underprivileged children
• 4-H Clubs
• Girl Scout
Inspired by the horse, the teen can learn how to trust and understand how to set boundaries and rules. Horses love unconditionally with no bias, prejudice or condemnation. We use a solution based and strength based practice when working with teens.
Beth is the proud owner of four wonderful horses. Her main man is an Anglo Arabian named Thunder Alley. She also owns three mares, our lesson horse Taylor Made and her Polish Arabian, Fire Dancer, who she is currently being shown in Sport Horse, Dressage, and Hunters.