David & Louise Simpson
DLS Showjumping is run by husband and wife team, David and Louise Simpson (nee Pavitt). Both David & Louise have trained at top International yards before setting up DLS Showjumping together.
This duo makes an unstoppable team who rival the podium at all the top international shows around the world.
David has represented Ireland in Pony, Junior, Young Rider & Senior show jumping teams. He trained with Shane Breen for seven years, not only competing on his own horse, but also producing young horses for Breen Equestrian and assisting with sales, breeding & training.
More recently David has consistently achieved good results at International & National shows. In 2016 David won both The Queen’s Cup and the Derby Trial at Hickstead, as well as the Oliva Nova Grand Prix. Other notable achievements include winner of the Bolesworth Puissance in 2015 and Olympia Puissance in 2014.
Louise saw huge success winning numerous individual and team medals on Ponies and Juniors. She started her senior career really kick started at Brendon stud where she produced Don VHP Z who is now considered one of the best 5* horses on the circuit. While at Brendon Stud Louise gained numerous titles including Windsor Grand Prix in 2012 and was 4th in the King George V Cup at the CSIO 5* Hickstead. In addition to this she has had numerous other wins at top shows such as Addington and Horse of the Year show, and Hickstead.