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Sam York

Samantha York

Casual Worker

School of Animal Rural & Environmental Sciences

Staff Group(s)
Animal and Equine


  • Senior Lecturer – Tutor
  • Course Leader for FdSc Sport Horse Management and Coaching
  • Coach for the Brackenhurst Rider Academy

Career overview

  • British Horse Society Instructor
  • British Eventing Accredited coach
  • Professional International three day event rider
  • Commercial producer of sport horses and competing stallions
  • Represented GB European championship level for British eventing

Research areas

Sam's research interests are in behavioural and kinematic analysis of naïve sports horses to loose jumping.

Opportunities to carry out postgraduate research towards an MPil/PhD exist in the School of Animal, Rural and Environmental Sciences exist and further information may be obtained from the NTU Graduate School.

External activity

  • Freelance coach
  • Professional competitor of sport horses dressage and eventing
  • Producing young horses and breeding and producing young sport horses

Press expertise

Sam has experience of talking to the press regarding her areas of interest.