At Newbury we believe riding, training and showing should be pleasurable and enriching experiences for both horse and rider. We strive to foster an environment based on open communication that promotes teamwork, learning and an unwavering pursuit of excellence. Whether you want to go to indoors or start a green hunter we will work with you to identify attainable goals and provide a formula by which you will successfully achieve them.
Cory Hardy (Trainer)
Cory has been involved with horses for over twenty years. Cory is a Massachusetts licensed riding instructor and holds a BS in Journalism from Boston University. He trains students for the hunter, jumper, and equitation rings. His students have earned top finishes at both regional and national finals, as well as wins in the Grand Prix ring. In recent years Cory has won several Regional Hunter Derbies and earned top finishes in the Professional Hunter Divisions at such prestigious shows as WEF, Lake Placid, The Hampton Classic, and Indoors. He has also enjoyed much success in the Grand Prix ring.
Jean Sheptoff (Barn Manager)
Jean enjoyed a successful junior career under trainer Timmy Kees, placing at the USEF Medal Finals, USET East Coast Medal Finals, and NEEC Junior Medal Championships. Jean also earned the Reserve Champion at the Zone 1 ASPCA Maclay Regionals. In 2007 she earned the top finish in the Adult Medal 23-34 at the New England Equitation Championships and in 2010 she made her Grand Prix debut and won the $35,000 Fieldstone Summer Showcase Grand Prix on "Peaches". Since then she has earned top placings in several other Grand Prix's as well as top finishes in the High A/O Jumpers and A/O Hunters at top shows such as WEF, Lake Placid, The Hampton Classic, Harrisburg, and the National Horse Show.
Jean has an undergraduate degree in Marketing and earned her MBA in General Business Management from Bentley University in Waltham.