The Schinkes: Following Their Dreams
“Follow Your Dream...” was the slogan of The Horse People Inc., a unique facility in the Ottawa Valley which saw thousands of children pass through their doors during their 35 years of operation. Beverley and Wolfgang Schinke devoted their lives to teaching youngsters from all over the world riding skills and the art of horsemanship in a fun atmosphere. Due to health issues and the fact that Wolf is now 82, the Schinkes made the difficult decision to close the operation and put the farm up for sale. “It was one of the most fulfilling experiences of both of our lives,” said Bev. “We have actually lived our dream and shared it with children we will never forget. I miss it already.” The pair both came from equine-rich backgrounds, albeit on different continents. “Wolf grew up in Germany with horses,” said Bev. “His father had a stable, and he was…
Subscribers: enter the email and password connected to your subscription.
First time logging in?
Subscribe now and enjoy full access to Horse-Canada.com
Your All-Access Digital Subscription includes unlimited access to all Horse-Canada.com articles as well as a digital subscription to each issue of Horse Sport, Horse Canada, and Canadian Thoroughbred.
Get full access to Horse-Canada.com including all articles from Horse Sport, Horse Canada, Canadian Thoroughbred, and The Canadian Horse Annual.
Read the digital editions of Horse Sport, Horse Canada, Canadian Thoroughbred, and The Canadian Horse Annual.
copyright © horse-canada.com 2014