Willow Farm Equestrian Center is a small, 8 stall, horse boarding facility that offers exceptional, personalized care for our clients horses. English certified instructor and trainer, Dyan Vorster, lives on site.
Dyan Vorster, grew up in South Africa and has been an avid equestrienne since the age of five. As a junior, Dyan competed with her horse, Peace Again, in the Junior South African Show Jumping Championship. As an adult, she competed successfully on Peace Again, Man The Decks, Yarrawonga, and Hunting Blue, in Level 9 events in A rated shows across South Africa, representing her state in Showjumping, Eventing, and Show Hunter competitions.
Dyan obtained her English Riding Instructor’s Certification in 1993, and managed her own competition barn, Tally Ho Equestrian Center, in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.
After immigrating to the United States, she obtained her Disabled Riding Instructor’s Certification in 2002, and taught both able bodied, and disabled students at Oak Creek Equestrian Center in Montecito, California before moving to Hearts Adaptive Riding Center in Santa Barbara. She currently resides with her family in Williamsburg and is excited to launch Williamsburg Riding Academy. Trainer: Dyan Vorster