Emily (more commonly know as ‘Emz’) lives in Dundee, and works as a part time nurse on the Acute Stroke Unit at Ninewells Hospital. Emily also owns her own business, Enchated Wedding Gowns in St Andrews, which she runs with her mum. Emily spent her childhood living on the Isle of Skye, where she spent every possible minute riding and helping at local stables. After leaving school (and prior to going to Uni to study nursing) she worked towards various horsey qualifications (in english riding and horse care). After this she worked in many different horsey jobs and yards such as riding schools, hunting yards, showing yards, stud work, breaking, show grooming and as a back stepper in carriage drivng, amogst others.
Emily converted to Western riding about two and a half years ago (after being interested in Western for many years). Emily has 2 horses, Donnie a 6 year old grey dun highland pony gelding, and Cointreau a 5 year old Friesian cross gelding, both of which she has had since youngsters and both are ridden Western.