Our Team of Coaches

The Papillon Riding Stables Team

Sigrid Schaerf,
Founder and owner of Papillon Riding Stables

Sigrid began riding in her native Germany at the age of five. Migrating to Australia when she was 18, Sigrid trained with Tina Wommelsdorf (one of Australia’s most successful dressage rider, trainer, instructor and judge) for five years, leading her to compete successfully with her horse Papillon at Prix St George level. Sigrid's Australian working background includes working for the Randwick Equine Centre and providing riding tuition to students. September 2003 found Sigrid training the horses and riders of the Chinese Regional Equestrian team in Beijing. Sigrid now focuses on training the Papillon coaches in Classical Dressage.

Fanny Morel

With a young start as a horse riding coach Fanny made her hobby her career and developed a very passionate and enthusiastic approach to teach.

Fanny Morel

Fanny started riding when she was 5 years old in France. She competed, during years, upper class jumping in Lyon with a pony she trained. Her teaching career began when she was 18 at her local school. She taught dressage and jumping to all levels in group and private sessions. Fanny can either teach in English or French from Sundays to Thursdays.

Jayden Muir

Jayden is a patient coach with a lot of experience in coaching all age classes and riding levels.

Jayden Muir

Jayden grew up riding on her farm in Central West NSW. She competed in local shows for many years with her two horses she trained herself before moving to Sydney. Jayden is available on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays and can teach all levels of riding.

Kim Scarlett

Kim is a very sympathetic and eager coach, with great knowledge in teaching all riding levels and ages.

Kim Scarlett

Kim started riding in New Zealand when she was 13 years old. There she trained a horse and took it to the local pony club, as well as to show jumping competitions. She has great riding skills and teaches all ages and riding levels with passion. Kim is available Wednesday till Monday on request.