​We can help you with your Friesian from Foal training to FEI Dressage

Leif is a USDF Gold, Silver & Bronze medals which he earned on self trained horses. Leif himself trains with Pan American Games Gold & Silver medalist, Heather Blitz as well as world renown Bio-Mechanics expert, Mary Wanless. Leif believes in the classical way of training and is very gentle yet firm with his horses. Leif has also trained with "natural" Horseman Louis Wood.


  • Foal Imprinting
  • Manners for foals - adults
  • Keuring prep
  • Dressage training
  • Riding lessons
  • ​Boarding

Horse Riding Lessons, Dressage Lessons, Schoolmasters

We partner with Paradigm Dressage's head trainer, Leif Aho. 

Leif has years of experience training Friesian horses and trained our Friesian gelding, Taeke V to the Grand Prix. Leif and Taeke were invited to the Festival of Champions in Gladstone NJ in 2012 for the Brentina Cup where they placed 9th in the nation. Leif and Taeke's scores can be seen here and Leif's lifetime scores can be seen here


Free Spirit Friesians' founder, Marissa Aho trained her Friesian, Zoey to 3rd level dressage and does all the foal and young horse training for basic manners to prepping for the saddle along with Leif's assistance. 

Creating champions

one Friesian at a time