dba Ambassadors

AGE: SPORT: Equestrian - Eventing, Dressage & Showjumping

REPRESENTATION:

British Dressage Youth team – representing England 2017
British Showjumping Dorset Academy Team 2016-2017
Cattistock Pony Cub Team 2013-present
SWDG Riding Club Team 2017-present
Sherborne Girls equestrian team (2012-present)

SPONSORS/ENDORSMENTS:

DBA Sports
Black Nova Design.
Profeet

Storm says

I was delighted when the Palmer sisters reached out to DBA as we’re always looking for new athletes in different sports. As an ex 3DE rider myself, there was no question that I wanted to get a talented equestrian rider on board and we have now been blessed with two!

With their successes in a variety of disciplines and it’s always exciting to follow their progress and competition successes, not to mention the gorgeous foals they are breeding at home too!

MAIN ACHIEVEMENTS:

British Dressage Youth, representing Dorset, South West and England (2017)
British Showjumping U16 Dorset Academy Team in (2016-2017)
British Eventing Grassroots (BE90) regional qualifier (2018)
National Schools' Equestrian Association 1m class, 1st qualifying for championship (2017)
Dorset County Show champion (2017)

FUTURE GOALS:

Compete at the Badminton Horse Trials Grassroots Championship
Represent the South West in British Eventing U18 team

AMBASSADORS INTERVIEW:

WHO INSPIRES YOU AND WHY?

My sister Alexa, she always works so hard to bring on our horses and I love watching and learning from her both at home and at competitions.

WHO'S HAD THE BIGGEST INFLUENCE ON YOUR SPORT?

My family, they have been such huge supporters of my riding. Mum drives me all-over for lessons and competitions, my sister Alexa is a fantastic trainer and always drives me to work harder and achieve more.

WHAT IS YOUR CURRENT JOB?

I’m still at school so I’m currently juggling exams and riding!

WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE QUOTE?

“If you can dream it, you can do it.” Walt Disney.

WHO IS YOUR FAVOURITE ATHLETE?

Jessica Ennis Hill.

WHAT IS YOUR PRE-COMPETITON RITUAL?

Before every competition, however big or small, I always do several deep breaths once I’m ready to go warm up, before I leave the lorry.

WHICH ACTRESS WOULD YOU LIKE TO PLAY YOU IN A MOVIE OF YOUR LIFE?

Jenna Dewan – I’d love to be able to dance like her!

WHAT ARE 5 THINGS YOU COULD NOT LIVE WITHOUT?

Horses, dogs, sleep, music, friends

WHAT IS SOMETHING THAT PEOPLE DON'T KNOW ABOUT YOU?

I am a very keen climber (currently working on completing stage 3 of the National Indoor Climbing Award Scheme).