Jennifer Tirrell '96
Jennifer has been a Hunter/Jumper trainer for over 20 years, training both horses and riders to Zone and National Championships. She has worked in Zones I, II & III as well as with the USHJA and the LC Equestrian Team.
"Jennifer Tirrell grew up riding and showing on the prestigious East Coast, A-rated circuit. As a junior rider, she qualified for and earned ribbons at the USEF Medal Finals held at the Penn National Horse Show, the ASPCA Maclay Finals held at Madison Square Garden and the USET Finals held at the in Gladstone, NJ. Jenn also rode horses to top honors in the junior hunter and junior jumper divisions at the Winter Equestrian Festival, Devon and Lake Placid. Early in her career, Jenn rode with notable equestrians Emil Spadone and Leo Conroy, and later went on to work with Cynthia Hankins, Ellen Rait and George Morris.
After graduating from Lynchburg College in Lynchburg, VA, Jenn went on to work at Stepping Stone Farm in Ridgefield, CT. While there, she trained and showed several horses, and taught and coached riders at all levels. In addition, Jenn assisted in managing USEF rated horse shows. After her departure from Stepping Stone, Jenn moved to Middleburg, VA to work with Sue Lyman at West Riding Stable, where she concentrated on training and showing young horses. She also assisted in handling the stallion, Simbalu, for breeding. After spending time in Virginia, Jenn decided to strike out on her own in New Jersey, where she opened her own hunter/jumper business—Signature Limited." -Signature Stables