Team Members

Sarah Zimmer: Head Groom

IMG_5512Sarah Zimmer joined the Allison Springer Eventing Team in May of 2015 as Head Groom. Sarah has been involved with all aspects of riding and horse care since she was eight years old.  Through her work as a student, eventer, and barn manager at Sandy River Equestrian Center in Axton, VA, Sarah acquired the skills necessary to become an accomplished professional groom. “I feel honored to have the opportunity to work for such an amazing athlete and horsewoman. I look forward to continued growth in all aspects of equine management through my employment with Allison Springer Eventing.”

Jill Thomas: Working Student

vs6v4192Jill Thomas joined Allison Springer Eventing as a working student in January of 2015 from Western Canada. She and her horse, OBOS Darko, compete at the Intermediate level. “I’m really excited to be joining Allison and the rest of the team. Allison is an amazing rider and horsewoman and I feel privileged to have the opportunity to train with her.”

Zara Flores-Kinney: Working Student

img_2619Zara Flores-Kinney of San Antonio, Texas joined Allison Springer Eventing in June 2016. She has competed through the CIC1* level as a junior as well as groomed at the NAJYRC for Area V. She is currently focused on bringing her riding and horsemanship to the next level. “I’m so happy to be working with a rider and trainer of Allison’s caliber. She surrounds herself with a wonderful group of people and I am very excited to see what the future holds.”

Lindsey Stevenson: Working Student

Allison Springer Working StudentLindsey Stevenson of Alberta, Canada joined Allison Springer Eventing in December 2016. She has competed through the Preliminary level with her horse “Chivalry” and is looking to improve her riding and continue to progress through the levels. “I am so grateful for the opportunity to join Allison’s team. She is such a talented horsewoman and I can’t wait to see what I can learn from her!”