Sponsored Team

THE DRESSAGE PLUS SPONSORED RIDERS FOR 2024 ARE:

  • Abby Plant from VIC – EA 1* Eventing & Medium Dressage Rider
  • Bianca Patton from VIC – HRCAV Level 3/2 Dressage Rider
  • Carolyne Page from NSW – EA Novice Dressage Rider
  • Claire Skerman from VIC – FEI Grade V Para Grand Prix Dressage Rider
  • Gail Featonby from VIC – EA Novice Dressage Rider
  • Jo Collier from VIC – EA Medium/Advance Dressage Rider
  • Nicole Wilks from VIC – EA Medium & 6yro Young Horse Dressage Rider
  • Melissa Taafe from VIC – FEI Small Tour Dressage Rider

Congratulations to all of the sponsored riders. I look forward to working closely with you over the year to support you in achieving your goals!


SPONSORED RIDERS PROFILE

 

 

 

 

 

MELISSA TAAFE

Horse: Revelwood Martini
Level: Prix St Georges / Inter 1 EA Dressage Rider
Location: Warragul, VIC

Melissa is passionate about Dressage and currently competing and training her 14yr old Warmblood gelding, Revelwood Martini (AKA Marti).

Successfully qualifying and competing at the Victorian Dressage Festival every year since 2012, and multiple Australian Dressage Championships, Melissa always strives to qualify and compete at the Australian and Victorian CDI’s and Championships.

Currently competing at FEI Small Tour, Melissa’s 2023 goals include progressing into Medium Tour, traveling interstate to compete at some of the larger competitions, and training overseas to continue to improve her skills and knowledge.

Melissa has a very high level of commitment, enthusiasm, and passion for Dressage and is very driven and motivated, always striving to achieve her best.

This is why this will be Mel’s ninth year in a row on the Dressage Plus team, she is exactly the type of rider I love working with and watching grow!

Melissa Taafe