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The Team

Who We Are

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Abigail Martes

Head Trainer

Mrs. Abby has been riding and showing for 25 years. She specializes in hunter jumper training. She joined CDS in 2015, building the CDS Equestrian Program. Mrs. Abby aspires to help riders learn compassion for horses as show partners along with education in horsemanship.

Debbie Whitaker

Assistant Trainer

Mrs. Debbie has ridden and shown alongside Abby, her daughter,  throughout her show career. She provides guidance in horsemanship and basic hunter jumper skills. Mrs. Debbie enjoys introducing novice riders to the love of the sport!

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Brandon McCleur

Barn Manager

Brandon keeps our barn facility in top shape while making sure every horse is happy and cared for. He brings his experience working on farms and his love and compassion for animals to CDS Equestrian. 

Kendall Konieczny

Riding Instructor

Kendall has over 15 years of experience in the equestrian industry. While her primary focus was Hunter/Jumpers, she is a well rounded equestrian with experience in dressage, cutting and 3-day eventing. As an instructor, her goal is to not only progress her students' riding ability, but also educate on proper horsemanship.

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