In 1973 Nick moved to
Heather Hall Riding School in Leicestershire.
During this time he studied with Lisa Shedden F.I.H.,
F.B.H.S. Lisa had been a pupil of the French Maitre
Ecuyer Henri Cuyer and had herself produced grade A
show jumpers and both top class dressage and event
horses including the Badminton winner Golden
Willow. Whilst at Heather Hall, Nick produced many
horses and trained riders in all disciplines, and,
as Chief Instructor, he trained students from all
over the world for BHS examinations including the
Subsequently Nick spent 5 years at Markfield
Equestrian Centre which, under his direction became
a popular venue for indoor affiliated show jumping
competitions. He served as a B.S.J.A. judge for a
number of years.
has competed in all disciplines and trained numerous
horse and rider combinations. He has trained pupils
up to advanced Three Day Eventing.
continues to train pupils, both competitive and non
Nick has always had a
keen interest in saddlery and has been designing
saddles for many years. This interest has grown
into a demanding business. All Creaton Saddles are
designed by Nick, produced to his exacting standards
and fitted to ensure optimum performance from both
horse and rider.