SPECIALIZING IN THE TRAINING, CONDITIONING
& COMPETITION OF PERFORMANCE HORSES.
GOLD MEDALIST - TYRA VERNON
GOLD MEDALIST - KERRYANN SCHADE
SILVER MEDALIST - CHELSEA MILLER
A beautiful 35-acre training facility in the heart of horse country. Equestrian education and training with our three instructors. If you or someone you love wants to learn how to ride brec is the place to be. WHEN YOU WANT
THE BEST,
YOU HAVE TO BE
THE BEST ...
DON'T SETTLE
FOR ANYTHING LESS ...
A limited number of horses are accepted
each year for training using classic
dressage principles.
HORSE TRAINING Competition Breed Inspections Performance Testing
We offer professional training and assistance to our clients. Our 35-acre facility was upgraded in 2017. We have 30+ turn-out paddocks, 3 barns, a covered arena with mirrors and an outdoor arena.

If you are looking for a place to train or sell your horse, take riding lessons or want to attend one of our clinics contact BREC Dressage today.

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Welcome to Ocala's Best Equestrian Training Center!

 

brec-dressage-horse-farm-ocala-dante-and-tyra-3BREC Dressage is situated on 35 beautifully manicured acres in Ocala, FL. Exceptionally constructed, with the finest attention to detail, this state of the art equestrian professional’s dream features every amenity for both horse and rider. Our facility includes a 100×220 arena, 30+ turn-out paddocks, 3 barns – one of which is the show barn, a round pen, indoor wash stations, viewing lounge and our covered professional dressage training arena with mirrors!

All horses on site, including those that are getting trained for clients, get top of the line care and attention 24/7. We offer exceptional care for your horse. Owner lives on the property. We offer a feed program customized to your horses needs, top quality hay, and daily turnout in big grassy paddocks.

Tyra Vernon is a FEI level trainer and competitor based out of Ocala, FL. She has earned her USDF Bronze, Silver and Gold medals.  Also she has won several Regional Championships.

We host many clinicians throughout the year Including Janet Foy a 5* International judge and Kate Phyllips  “R” judge.

Tyra has owned and operated a thriving dressage and sales business, BREC Dressage for more than 15yrs. She is an active instructor and competitor traveling nationwide to dressage competitions. Tyra has vast experience working with Friesians in dressage as well as FEI level mounts, starting young horses, and establishing a solid foundation for all classical dressage work.

Tyra teaches students from Training Level through FEI, based on the Classical Training Scale, tailored to the abilities of each individual. Tyra believes that developing the rider is priority in her teaching. Trust, confidence and relaxation are the results for both horse and rider. She continues her own riding education by attending clinics with top dressage instructors and feels that continuous education is the key to success.

Tyra is accepting clients at BREC Dressage in Ocala, FL and booking clinic dates. She can also help you find the horse of your dreams. Whether you need a suitable first level horse or are looking for an FEI schoolmaster.


Contact Tyra Today!

 

About BREC Dressage

Who is BREC Dressage?

Tyra Vernon

Tyra Vernon is a FEI level trainer and competitor based out of Ocala, FL. She has earned her USDF Bronze, Silver and Gold medal and has won several Regional Championships and Reserve Championships in USDF Regions 2, 3 and 4.

Kerryann Schade

Kerryann, an FEI level trainer and competitor based out of Ocala, FL,   has earned her USDF Bronze, Silver and Gold Medal. Kerryann teaches students from training level through FEI

Chelsey Miller

Chelsey has earned her Bronze and Silver medals and will be working towards her Gold medal this winter. Chelsey has vast experience with young horses training them to show their true potential.

What do we do?

FEI Trainer

 

Tyra teaches students from Training Level through FEI, based on the Classical Training Scale, tailored to the abilities of each individual. Tyra believes that developing the rider is priority in her teaching. Trust, confidence and relaxation are the results for both horse and rider. She continues her own riding education by attending clinics with top dressage instructors and feels that continuous education is the key to success.

 

What horses do you train?

Friesians and more!

 

Tyra has vast experience working with Friesians in dressage as well as FEI level mounts, starting young horses, and establishing a solid foundation for all classical dressage work.

 

Where we do it?

FEI Schoolmaster

 

Tyra is accepting clients at BREC Dressage in Ocala, FL and booking clinic dates. She can also help you find the horse of your dreams. Whether you need a suitable first level horse or are looking for an FEI schoolmaster.

 

About our horse farm in Ocala.

Upgraded Facility

Our 35-acre horse farm in Ocala, FL, was upgraded in 2017. We have a 100×220 covered arena with mirrors, an outdoor arena, 30+ turn-out paddocks and 3 barns.

BREC Dressage offers a beautiful covered professional dressage training arena with mirrors!

Testimonials

  • When I came to Florida to look for a place to bring my horse and train in the winter, I picked Tyra Vernon’s BREC dressage because of the friendly atmosphere and professional attitude. It wasn’t until I actually got there with my horse and had my first lessons with Tyra that I realized I had struck gold. After many years of riding dressage, I had only barely made it to third level with my current dressage partner. Tyra, with her positive attitude and expert teaching skills, was able to get us solidly into third level and then fourth level in the first winter season we spent at BREC. The following season, we moved up to the FEI level, successfully showing at Prix St George and at the end of the season trying “just for kicks” an Intermediare 1 test and doing well. We are now schooling the Grand Prix. Tyra has developed an extensive toolbox through her own experience riding and training a large number and variety of horses. She has considerable show experience and knows what the judges are looking for in the dressage ring. That knowledge and her positive attitude in her teaching have helped me achieve success with my horse beyond my wildest dreams. I can’t wait to come back for more riding fun next season. - Karin and Flint
  • I would just like to say how amazed I was by Tyra, the staff, the horses, and the whole BREC Dressage farm.  My daughter and I received the grand tour and I will be bringing my daughter back for lessons.  They have some of the most amazing Friesian horses. - Blair Thomas
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  • Tyra did a great job with my stallion. She was able to show him 4th level and school most of PSG when other trainers told me that he did not have the ability to progress to FEI level. Tyra has a natural talent to bond with her horses and understand how each horse needs to proceed in their training to make it an enjoyable learning experience. The result is blue ribbons in the show ring. - Barbara Schwartz
    Barbara Schwartz
  • I am a long term resident of BREC with Kerryann Schade as my trainer. Some have described me as a cantankerous chestnut mare. I prefer to think of myself as an independent thinker. I began my working life as an event horse and in developing my dressage skills, I find I am increasingly comfortable in this vocation. (I avoid the term “discipline”) Kerryann has patiently and kindly, I am told, helped me realize a less frantic way to work. I even get to do this little move that I delighted in as I thought it was naughty. She calls it piaffe! I get sugar, she smiles, and we all win! I really love living here and I think you will too! - Mrs. Money Penny - Irish Draft Horse, AKA, a Mare’s Mare
  • We first came to BREC Dressage after a disastrous encounter with another barn in Florida. Tyra welcomed our 4 Friesians into the barn as family. Our horses thrived, and advanced rapidly where they had been stalled before. BREC is clean, well ordered and kept in the state I would aspire to keep my own farm. The staff is friendly, helpful and never condescending. Tyra has helped us advance our breeding endeavors. She has been instrumental in assisting us in the sale of our foals and she has helped us define our future direction in the horse world. We cannot recommend BREC Dressage enough. When he arrived at BREC Dressage, our horse Apostle was foretold to amount to nothing. Kerryann has taken him to become a beautiful, intelligent steed who seeks only to please, now competing in the 4-3 and the PSG. She understands his mind and motivation, and we could not find a better trainer anywhere. - John Hines
  • My experience at BREC has been memorable. The dedication of the BREC trainers is great at all levels of dressage and there is always an ample choice of top-notch clinicians on a regular basis. Tyra herself is a knowledgeable, successful and frequent competitor. She knows how to produce well-prepared riders. In addition to the training, there is a wonderful camaraderie among boarders and staff. It is a pleasure for me to associate with BREC. - Peggy

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