Kirsty McWilliam the founder
started her equestrian career at the age of ten, when she was
introduced to the sport of Equestrian Vaulting (gymnastics on
horseback), she was selected for the Scottish team, competing
regularly throughout Europe and was part of the first British
vaulting team to win at an international competition.
The other human members of the Riders of the Storm
equestrian stunt show team are Hazel, Megan, Amanda,
Suzie, Hazel M, Amy and Ellie - they are all very important members
each bringing their won unique style and personality to make Riders
of the Storm one of the best equestrian teams in Scotland, if not
The Riders of the Storm horses.
The other half of the Riders of the Storm equestrian stunt and
show team are 6 highly talented and individual
horses. Just read Kirsty's descriptions of each horse to
start to get a feel for how well she knows and loves each
"Brego is an extremely handsome with a loving
heart and calm nature."
"Shamus is our gentle giant, he
works really with all the young vaulters".
"Sunny is the baby of the team,
he came to us as an unbroken 3 year old companion, he has a very
strong loveable character and thinks he's more human than
"Rocky is the old man of the team
he can turn his hoof to everything; he loves to perform and hates
being left out."
"George - Every team has to have
a cheeky little pony and George is ours. He maybe small but he has
lots of attitude!"
"Drino is our new Spanish boy, he's
settling in nicely in his new home and doesn't even mind the
Scottish weather, he can even sit down beside me!"
- Riders of the Storm equestrian stunt and show team travel
extensively within Scotland offering a variety of equestrian
entertainment for shows, corporate and private events. They also
provide trick riding or vaulting lessons, experience days and
Training - they will also help with your own horse
whether he needs backing, re-schooling or has behavioral problems -
they will help.
Days - Your chance to meet the team learn
about the horses, the horses tack and assist with tacking up ready
for your trick riding lesson. You will learn a number of tricks,
including drags, stands, vaults and ……...
We highly recommend Riders of the Storm
as an equestrian stunt and show team, whether you just
want to watch them in action, have them at your event or join them
in coaching or experience day.