Miriam Offermanns returned to the Atlanta area after training for almost 4yrs in Germany. She is now offering training, lessons, consulting services and education out of our training facility to get you and your horse to the next level.
Miriam began riding at her family stable in Florida and at a very early age chose to dedicate herself to her passion for the equestrian sport.
She has spent a lifetime educating herself in complete horse training from natural horsemanship basics all the way to the FEI levels to develop top sporthorses.
Most recently, Miriam lived and trained throughout Europe to develop her skills in the highest levels of dressage as well as hone her jumping skills.
In Germany, Miriam attained her International Trainer Certification, was granted permission to compete in the highest FEI classes and awarded the option to attain the coveted Pferdewirtschaftsmeister certification.
During her time, she developed in her training with not only her personal FEI dressage horse and her young jumper star but also on her coaches Grand Prix and International horses.
Miriam was able to clinic and train with many notable trainers/riders, including Gerrit-Claes Bierenbroodspot (previous Dutch Equestrian school head trainer), Klaus Balkenhol (Die Alten Meister clinic series) Andreas Müller (Olympic dressage coach), Anja Plönzke (World Dressage Masters champion and 15-time Grand Prix champion), Karl-Heinz Giebmanns (FEI Coach and German Jumping Team member), and many more.
In her younger years, Miriam competed in the sport of 3-Day Eventing under the tutelage of trainers like Ralph Hill, Andrew Harbison, Darren Chiacchia and Shelley Howerton. Then, she went on to found and co-coach the IHSA Furman University Equestrian Team, meanwhile acting as an integral member to qualify the team for hunt seat regionals in their first year.
Upon graduation, Miriam rode for “The World Famous Lipizzaner Stallion” show on their nationwide dressage tour with 14 white stallions. She not only rode in the Grand Quadrille and other dressage performances but also assisted in the airs above ground “Levade” demonstrations.
Finally, Miriam has coached and educated countless developing riders and horses in the sports of dressage, hunters, and eventing. Her previous students include adult amateur dressage students, IEA hunter riders, University eventing riders, three-day eventing young riders and successful Mini-Prix jumper riders.
Currently, Miriam is the coach for the new Georgia Tech Dressage IDA University Team, multiple top Junior Eventing riders competing at the American Eventing Championships, and Adult Amateur Riders competing at the local GDCTA competition level.
Miriam has also proved to be a successful business women, as she both founded and then sold Moxie Equestrian, an equine clothing brand.
Her sale horses include Chris Payne’s amazing top hunter “Truman” and Roberta Carleton’s top dressage star “Kir Royal” both sourced in Germany during her time there.
With this lifetime of experience, Miriam is excited to assist you and your horse to produce the best results at home and in the competition arena.
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