CV

Biography Career Highlights Corporate Speaking Equestrian Consultancy CV
Personal Information
Name Gillian Rolton
Date of Birth 3 May 1956
Address Clarendon Park, PO Box 201, Happy Valley, South Australia, 5159
Phone / Fax (08) 8383 6180
Email ggrolton@bigpond.com
Website www.gillian-rolton.com

Summary of Qualifications
1976 PHA Canada Equestrian Coach (1976)
1978 Diploma of Teaching (1978)
2002 EFA NCAS Level 3 Eventing Specialist Coach
2000 NCAS Coach Educator/Examiner

Education
1961 - 1971 Woodlands C of E Girls Grammar School
1972 - 1973 Marion High School
1974 - 1978 Flinders University South Australia - Sturt Campus

Employment and Administration
1974 - 1978 Swimming Coaching Flinders Uni Swim Centre
1979 - 1990 Instructor - in - Charge Flinders Uni Swim Centre (terms 1
1979 - 1990 Teaching contracts (Secondary PE
1991 - Manager Clarendon Park Equestrian Centre
1996 - continuing Director Tykano Pty Ltd
1997 - continuing Board Member Adelaide International Horse Trials
1997 - 2000 Chairman Equestrian Federation of Australia SA Branch
1997 - 2000 Board Member EFA National
1997 - 2000 Board Member EFA SA
2000 -2009 Australian Eventing Selector
2007 - continuing Eventing SA Eventing committee
2008 - 2009 ESA Eventing Chair
2008 - continuing EA National Eventing Committee
2009 continuing Chairman EA National Eventing Committee
2007 - continuing Aus International 3 Day Event - Event Director

Coaching Experience
1976 PHA Canada - Instructors Certificate
1980 EFA NCAS Coaching Accreditation Level I
1984 EFA NCAS Coaching Accreditation Level II General
1997 EFA NCAS Coaching Accreditation Eventing Specialist NCAS Coach Educator and Examiner. Four times coach of the winning South Australian Young Rider Eventing Team at the National Championships
1993 Joint National Young Rider Coach
1995 Malaysian Eventing Team Coach - South East Asia Games
2001 - 2009 EFA National Eventing Selector
2002 EFA NCAS Level 3 Eventing Specialist Coach
2003 - 2008 Coordinator / Coach EFA National Young Eventing Rider Squad

FEI Judging positions since 2000
C - Level (Advanced) National Dressage Judge
FEI International Eventing Judge (since 2000)
Melbourne International Horse Trials CCI*** x3
Queensland CCI*, CCI**,CIC*** x2
Spray Farm CIC***
Adelaide International CCI**** x2
Sydney CCI*** x4
National SaddleHorse JUdge at many Royal Shows, State and National Horse of the Years
2005 Invited to judge Scone CCI***, Taupo, NZ Princess Anne's Little Gatcomb in UK and and the WORLD CUP FInal, Malmo, Sweden
2006 Khikhi NZ CIC***W World Cup Qualifier, Narrogin WA CIC***/**/*, Taupo NZ CCI***/** Melbourne International CCI**/CCI***/CICW, Camden NSW CIC**/CIC*** CT, Sydney International CCI***/**
2009 Hartpbury UK CIC***
Blair Castle CCI***/CIC***
Chair Ground Jury Blenheim UK CCI***
2010 Wooroloo, Reynella, Warwick CIC***/**/*
Sydney CIC*** WC and Sydney CCI***
2011 Chair GJ Barocca D'Alva Portugal CIC/CCI*
Chair GJ FEI World breeders Champs Le Lion France 7 yr old CCI**
GJ Boekelo Ned CCI***
London Olympic Test Event CIC**
Chair GJ Pau CCI****
GJ Sydney 3de CCI***
Chair GJ Badminton CCI**** (Cancelled)
GJ London Olympic Games 2012
GJ Wooroloo WA CCI***/2*/1*

Competition Highlights
1996 Team Gold ATLANTA 1996 Olympic Games riding Peppermint Grove
1995 Australian Three day Event Champion CCI*** 1995 Peppermint Grove
1992 Team Gold BARBArCELONA 1992 Olympic Games riding Peppermint Grove
1988 Winner AustAust Champ Gawler 3Day Event Advanced 1988 riding Bentons Way. Royal Show Champion Pony/Galloway/Hack/Rider/Equestrienne and HOTY