A dressage legacy bringing over 35 years of experience in both the United States and Europe, Jennifer Diamond was brought along in dressage to value quiet expertise, a calm and fair hand, and a love for challenge. A student of mother and dressage professional Colleen Diamond, German master Peter Borggreve, and 22-year protege of Grant Schneidman, Jennifer is a European licensed Grand Prix-level trainer who returned to the United States in 2018 after spending a decade in Northern Europe after proving her skill in both dressage and facility management at the highest levels.
Jennifer is available for full and partial training at Aurum.
For rates and more information, contact Jennifer directly at 719-648-1184.
Jenny is a certified trainer and instructor with her education from the prestigious Riding Academy Stromsholm in Sweden. There she studied dressage, show jumping and young horse training with some of the best trainers in Sweden - Kyra Kyrklund ( Olympic rider ) Jens Fredricson ( Olympic rider )Eva-Karin Oscarson ( Olympic rider) to name a few during the 1 1/2 year of education. After her graduation she moved to Germany for 1 year to a high end training stable of dressage horses. There she trained w former Italian team coach - Eugen Schadler. Jenny trained horses from young green starting up to GP level. While in Germany Jenny got offered a teaching job at Orust Riding School/SWE. As the head trainer and barn manager she was responsible for 150 students / week in group lessons from beginners to advanced and 450 members. Managing staff and coaching the pony team at shows both dressage and jumping. After 11/2 year -Jenny felt it was time to go abroad again. Jenny got an offer to work in CA as an assistant trainer for HWDressage-S judge /Gold medalist Ulf Wadeborn and Gold medalist international competitor Lars Holmberg. Jenny got a Sport Visa from the ScandinavianAmerican Foundation and off she went. At HWD Jenny started stallions and rode horses up to GP level. Also showed clients horses at competitions and one of the highlight was to win the 6 year old FEI competition on a Swedish imported mare named -Solljus( Sunlight). Jenny moved to Colorado 2004 and worked at a sales barn for 1 year where she trained all the horses imported from the auctions in Germany to get them ready for sale here in the USA. Since 2005 Jenny has been self employed training horses and clients at home and at shows. Also since 2014 she is running a successful import business helping clients from all over US finding their dream horse in Europe. Jenny has imported a total of 40+ horses from Germany/Holland and Sweden. 2023 Jenny won the RMDS Championship on her own 6 year imported gelding Lennon US.
Jenny is available for training at Hillside and European buying trips. For rates and more information, contact Jenny directly at 303-995-0405.
All boarded horses at Aurum are required to be in full training with one of our trainers - Dressage or Hunter/Jumper
All stalls are 12.5x12.5 in our 30 stall heated and airy barn. Board includes 7 days per week turn out, 4x per day hay, 2x per day grain, blanketing, locker for tack storage, night check, some one on site 24/7
EXTREMELY limited space. Group living, free choice hay, access to our facilities. No hind shoes allowed
The highlights of what we have to offer
Approx 150x75 indoor arena with Martin Collins footing. Warm in the winter and cool in the summer
Approx 200x90 outdoor arena with Martin Collins Footing, nestled in the trees
Coming spring 2024, approx 185x115 sand arena nestled in the trees
20 minutes worth of trail riding on the property for you and your horse to enjoy, plus dirt roads to hack down as well
Both wash racks have hot and cold water for your horses comfort
Dedicated times for dressage training, free from distractions
Want to learn about equine nutrition? anatomy and physiology? farriery? other disciplines? rider fitness? We offer many learning opportunities as well for you to attend!
We are all bound together with a love for horses. We strive to build friendships and community within our barn family and invite you to attend any and all of our social events and field trips!