Margot Vilvang

Trainer - Southlands Riding Club

(604) 263-3552

Equestrian Resume

Margot is a Equine Canada Level I Certified Coach who has also achieved Pony Club " A" level status. Her experience in the field of 3-day eventing gives her a wide range of expertise, which she uses to teach a broad spectrum of students, including beginners and Pony Club. Margot has more than 30 years of experience riding, training and caring for horses. 

Margot was a member of the Canadian National Team Prince Phillip Games and in 1976 competed in England where she won a bronze medal for team Canada. Margot also competed in Holland and in France in 1984 as a member of the Canadian National Student World Cup Team. Competing in two-phase competition (dressage and show jumping) she won individual bronze while in Holland.  With Margot as coach, the Vancouver Pony Club won the National Finals of the Prince Philip Games in 1997, 2001, 2002 and 2003.  

Margot enjoys teaching her students the true value of working together in partnership with their horses, and in developing a special bond between horse and rider.