- Birth Date: 09/04/1983
- Trains: Salisbury, UK
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Gubby Leech (33) is an international event rider, based on the quiet and beautiful Clarendon Park Estate in Wiltshire. He is a natural horseman with drive and determination to become one of the sports future stars. His competitive spirit was noted by Lucinda Green in the Daily Telegraph:
“There is a burning desire in Leech to succeed and ride in the Olympics. Long may that flame burn bright in him”.
Gubby and his wife Sarah run their highly professional yard with help from a well skilled, hardworking team. They enjoy great support from a fabulous group of owners who love the sport and being a big part of Gubby Eventing.
As well as receiving top class training for their eventing careers, the horses physical and mental health is of utmost importance. They benefit from Sarah being an Equine Bowen Therapist who keeps on top of the horses physical health and each horse has their individual needs met ensuring they remain healthy and happy sport horses, able to perform to their full potential.
- Although known as Gubby - his reasl name is Daniel. He got the nickname from his sister and it stuck ever since
- Spent a year training with Pippa & William Funnell
- Represented GB in 2009 alongside William Fox-Pitt & Michael Jackson