STEPHANIE YATES was educated in classical dressage in her native Germany, where she completed her Bereiter FN (Pferdewirt Reiten) training in 1992 at Deutsche Reitschule in Warendorf. She specialized in Dressage but competed in all three English disciplines. Stephanie believes that the Dressage principles are the foundation for all riding and utilizes her experience to improve the communication between the horse and rider team.
She has extensive experience in training many breeds of horses and riders from different backgrounds and aims. She focuses her training on developing horse and rider to the best of their individual ability, no matter their current training level. Stephanie provides lessons in the East Bay of San Francisco and is available to meet you at your riding facility.

For more information, visit or contact Stephanie on 925 298 7542 &