|Rocking R Farm
|Bev Roth : Owner/Trainer
Bev has been teaching and training horses for 20
years. She has been riding and working with horses
since she was a child, thru 4-H and similar programs.
The process of bringing up a young horse and
developing it's potential has always been a fascination
for her. That passion for training led her to become a
university certificated instructor, and to focus on
Dressage and to use it to improve horses of all breeds
and disciplines. Her success with horses has built
itself into a boarding and training facility that has
occupied her full time + for the last 16 years. . She
has trained and successfully competed horses in
distance racing , dressage and eventing.
Bev and her husband Charlie live on the farm, and
have 2 grown sons and 2 grand children. Currently
Bev owns 8 horses, 3 large dogs and 5 cats and
enjoys teaching and running her barn full-time.
She has a wonderful staff to assist her.
|Rocking R Farm
|Carolyn Fairbrother : Assistant Barn Manager
Carolyn has been with the barn full time for 5+ years,
and with Bev for 13 years. She has an Animal Science
degree from Iowa State and has been working in some
aspect of animal care her entire life. She currently
owns 2 horses, Holly, her 16 year old arab/quarter
mare and Ziggy, a 3 year old pinto saddlebred gelding.
She lives in Sauk Rapids with her elderly dog Annie,
and several feline friends.
|Laura (Sarff) Kerklvliet : Assistant Trainer
Laura has been with Rocking R for 10 years. Laura
got her start in WSCA and 4-H games with her Paint
horse Patch. Laura and Patch eventually found a new
passion, eventing. Laura is currently also training her
own young horse, Geronimo, for future competetion.
Laura and her new husband Josh live in Sauk Rapids.