Our team

VMF Stables consists of a team of permanent staff, riders and working pupils. They all have one thing in common: a passion for horses.

Liesbeth van Oosten

OWNER

Liesbeth has spent all her life amongst horses. After completion of the instructor training and having been actively involved in the competitive sport, she ran a livery yard for years. With the completion of the new facilities for VMF Stables, her dream has come true and as well as managing the business she can enjoy the dressage sport and more especially the horses.

Leo van Oosten

OWNER

Leo is a great lover of everything to do with sport, including equestrian sport. On top of that, through his Judo past, he knows exactly what it takes to reach the top. Through Liesbeth, Leo acquired a love of horses too.

Stephanie de Frel

STABLE RIDER

After a successful pony and junior rider career and an education in Deurne, Stephanie is now VMF Stables’s permanent rider. The talented rider has already trained several horses up to Grand Prix-level and competes successfully on these horses. Stephanie lives and works in Ellemeet and was born in Koewacht in Zeeuws-Flanders.

Whitney Breure

YARD MANAGEMENT

Whitney grew up in a true equestrian family. Her mother runs a livery yard in Sint-Maartensdijk and Whitney is active in the competitive sport with her own horses. She is a hard worker and with her happy personality, is a great addition to our team.

Daphne van Splunter

STABLE MANAGEMENT

Daphne works part-time at VMF Stables. She is responsible for the stable management. She worked for four years at the equestrian center in Ouddorp. She has been a horse lover from an early age and is a good addition to our team.
Janneke Marijs

HORSE CARE

The 31-year-old Janneke works part-time at VMF Stables. She is responsible for taking care of the horses and is fully committed to it. She has recently been added to our team and we are very pleased with that.