Jade Walsh (ex Hooke)


Jade Walsh (ex Hooke) is one of South Africa’s most accomplished showjumpers and the owner of Jade Equestrian.

Grooming Team


Theo is the big boss around our yard, years of experience and always willing to help! You'll find him on the sidelines coaching riders on how to ride his horses properly!

A few words from Theo:

I am 28 years old and I have 7 years of experience working with horses. I've been working at Jade Equestrian for 5 years now and I love working with my horses and gaining more experience.


Innocent is extremely knowledgeable and takes pride in every one of his horses, with years of experience he gives some great advice! A huge bonus is how hard he makes us giggle.

A few words from Innocent:

I am 38 years old and I have been working at Jade Equestrian for 7 years now. I love horses and have grown so much with them, I know everything about them.


Jack is an invaluable member of our team and the most important part of our riding school. He goes above and beyond for the horses as well as the children, always eager to eager to educate riding school members on how to properly care and handle their equine partners.

A few words from Jack:

I am Jack, born in 1991, I have been working with horses since 2015. I am in charge of the riding school and I love watching the kids learn, grow and enjoy the horses.


Obey is just the friendliest guy around, with a deep love for his horses. Although he is still relatively new to working with horses, he is eager to learn and always tries his very best!

A few words from Obey

I am Obey. I am 33 years old. I have been working with horses since 2023. I have worked at Jade Equestrian since the start of my grooming career. I love working with horses and gaining experience about them.