Our barn in Odessa, FL is a safe, fun, and supportive environment. We emphasize the respect and responsibility needed to make a successful horse and rider team that will exceed goals.
We are a past Reserve World Champion of the American Saddlebred Breed Ambassador and 2022 FSHPP Barn of the Year. As breeders and trainers, our horses and riders have experienced success at the local, regional, and national levels.
We offer horse boarding and training expertise, breeding, competition, and horsemanship training for any skill level at our facility.
Growing up in the Midwest, Krystle competed as a juvenile and amateur with American Saddlebreds.
She received her B.S. in Equestrian Science from the renown William Woods University in Fulton, Missouri.
Krystle has been awarded Instructor of the Year by the Florida State High Point Program. She also judges at several horse shows around the country.
In addition, Krystle is an active member of the AMHA, ARIA, ASHA, CHA, UPHA, and USEF professional organizations and assists the UPHA in running larger shows in the area.
Founded in 2007, Suncoast Stables offers customers a lighted covered and open arena, stalls and wash racks, multiple pasture areas, and other amenities.
We specialize in American Saddlebreds, Morgans, Arabians, hackneys, and roadsters. We teach lessons in Saddleseat, Dressage, Western, and Hunt Seat.
Own a horse? We feature top-notch boarding and specialized training to meet your goals. Want to own a horse? We can help you find one that complements your style and budget. Leasing options are also available.
Stall boarding includes daily turn out and stall cleaning, automatic watering, and multiple daily feeding times with a balanced diet to ensure high performance. We also offer pasture boarding.
Training programs are available for young horses, show horse prospects, and seasoned show horses. Programs are customized to each horse and rider/driver to ensure goals are met. Horses are trained multiple times per week.
We breed American Saddlebreds and Hackney Ponies through natural mating and artificial insemination. We research bloodlines and potential suitors worldwide.
Our horsemanship training program is structured around weekly one-on-one instruction in our arena that accomodates all skill levels.
Experience the thrill of competing and winning blue ribbons at Academy level shows, larger regional shows, or national shows. You will also be eligible for Florida State High Point Program awards!
These camps focus on horsemanship training. Divided by age groups and held rain or shine, it's a great way to stay active, make new friends, and enjoy being outside.
Aug. 19-26, 2023
Sep. 7-10, 2023
Sep. 21-23, 2023
Oct. 24-28, 2023
Nov. 2-5, 2023
We are committed to providing you a great experience for your horse or horsemanship training. All training is by appointment only. We do NOT offer trail riding.
For more information or to schedule training, please call us at 813-368-0666. You must turn in a completed Client Application, Release Form, and Medical Form (links below) in order to be on property. Please plan to arrive 10 minutes before your scheduled time, as late arrivals cannot receive extended time. Proper riding attire is required, which includes long pants and closed toe hard-soled shoes. ASTM F1163-15/SEI Certified helmets are available.
My daughter has been going to Suncoast Stables for horsemanship training for several years, and she loves every minute! We board three horses here and she loves training, competing, and learning about horse care... and now wants to turn this into a life long passion.
I know that my boarded horse is receiving the best of care and that he is healthy and happy. I would highly recommend Suncoast Stables to anyone!
All the clients at Suncoast Stables support each other's achievements. Krystle is a fun, energetic, and positive person who emphasizes proper care, respect, safety, and good horsemanship. We wouldn't go anywhere else!
Suncoast Stables and Riding Academy
1108 Altamont Lane
Odessa, FL 33556
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