In the Beginning
Tori’s equestrian journey began when she was just 11 years old on a neighbours pony, her very own first horse arrived the following year. At the age of 16 Tori’s coaching Career begun and by her 20th birthday she was running a successful Riding Centre, where Ben Hobday (International Eventer) was a young keen client. Along side this Tori gained one of her most valuable talents of understanding so many different horse problems as she trained young horses to affiliated competition standard in BSJA, BD and BE. Show Jumping and Team Chasing was Tori’s
initial passion she was a well known face on the local BSJA circuit. Dressage was only discovered through eventing and the partnership between Tori Peter and her Mentor, Friend and trainer JOANNA JACKSON began in 1996.Producing dressage horses became Tori’s new passion and this enabled her to slowly build up to buying her first dressage specific Stallion RH. Together they have travelled through the British Dressage levels reaching advanced level easily and successfully.
Currently riding at Prix St George, Tori is focused on reaching Grand Prix with RH and her training at home is well on the way to attaining that goal. Now with 2 World class young dressage horses, Tori’s competition career is looking very exciting for the future. New trainers have also pushed her abilities further and Tori is currently training with Goncalo Carvalho (Portuguese National Champion and Olympic rider at London 2012).