Avon Valley Show Stables maintains an accomplished team of trainers to guide the development of its riders and horses both at home and on the horse show circuit.


Emer Coyne – Owner/Trainer  Emer has many years of experience in the equine industry. Attending the University of Connecticut she completed two Bachelor of Science degrees in Animal Science and Patho-biology. While at UConn she competed nationally on intercollegiate, and East and West coast “A” Show circuits. Following graduation, Emer turned professional and has since proven herself as an accomplished equestrian. She has successfully coached, trained, and ridden on the state, regional and national show levels.

Malin and Odini hauling in the field. He moves pretty quick for 'Finish Warmblood'!

Malin Eubanks passion for riding began in her native Finland when  she was 7 years old.  She brings over 20 years of experience as a trainer and instructor. In 1997, Malin completed BHS courses stage 1 and 2 horse care. When she is not at AVSS, Malin can be found training her young horses at home or at hunter paces.  ”I love to go fast!” she laughs.  Riders can look forward to Malin imparting her knowledge in lessons and our Summer Riding Program.