Ragen McGowan has competed up and down the East coast. She has started with breaking out babies to making them into nationally ranked horses. She has qualified or competed at Pony Finals, Zone II Hunter Finals, NAL Hunter Finals, WEF, HITS Ocala, HITS Saugerties, Saratoga, Vermont Summer Festival, IEA Nationals, M&S Finals, Maclay Finals, USEF Medal Finals and National PHA Finals. Ragen finished up 3rd her sophomore and senior year at IEA nationals. Ragen offers riding and training full time at Heritage Stables as well as local farms and shows to "AA" rated. Ragen offers to put all efforts into making your horse the next winner, or making your horse and rider combination the next winner.
Mike McGowan has owned and opperated Heritage Stables for the past 35 years. He has had many students and/or horses work their way up to competeing or winning at nationally ranked horse shows. Mike is known for his high quality show and school horses as well as his hard working staff and students. Mike makes sure to put all efforts into making his clients end their day at Heritage Stables with a smile on their faces.
Mike McGowan riding Parrott
Left to right: Kelsey Pitcher and Vedo winning reserve champion in the Thoroughbred Incentive Program, Naomi, Mike, Ragen and Emily Kimiecik winning champion in the Thoroughbred Incentive Program on After Hours
Mike and Bridget Vieau enjoying a milkshake after Bridget's win in the Maiden Eq at Saratoga
Mike and Ragen on the famous My Buddy Sergio after winning grand champion at Zone II Hunter Finals in 2004
Mike and Ragen winning the Children's Hunter Classic at Batavia Show on Hendrix
Ragen and Napoleonic at Vermont Summer Festival