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Meet Hilda Hick Donahue

Hilda Donahue owns and operates Ashmore Equestrian Center, Inc. which is a full-service eventing facility that focuses on the development and education of horses and riders of all levels. Hilda is a native of Dublin, Ireland, and her background includes managing Trakehner Horse Farms (a 300-acre center which hosted the Pan Am selection trials) and Grand Cypress Equestrian Center (a five-star resort facility).

Hilda's Background
In 2002, Hilda was short-listed for the World Games and in 2004 long listed for the Olympic Games. Hilda represented Ireland at the World Cup Finals in 2002. She has competed at the world's top events, including Burghley, England, Rolex, USA, Pau, France and Adelaide, Australia. Hilda has been the Area III Leading Rider and has been a Young Rider Selector and trainer for the past several years. Hilda is a University College Dublin graduate with a degree in Psychology and Philosophy. Hilda also has a Master's in Business Administration from Stetson University, Florida.

Hilda's Philosophy
Hilda is passionate about horses and the world of riding in general. She takes delight in assisting riders of all ages and levels accomplishing their goals. Hilda is also persistent about furthering her understanding of the horse and sharing her knowledge with students. Hilda's philosophy is "it is a sport of years". Hilda enthusiastically professes to teacher "anyone who wants to learn!"

Hilda's email: hilda@ashmoreequestriancenter.com
Phone number: 407-718-5917
Barn number: 407-884-9292