About Us

Ivy Creek Stables is owned by Royce Evans. Royce has over 15 years of experience in the equine industry. A graduate of Middletown Pony Club, Royce grew up eventing and eventually transitioned to young horse training. She has been fortunate to have been entrusted with the care and training of many quality mounts over the years having been employed by the equestrian industries' top professionals, including:
  • Trainer Willy DeLeyer, InStride Farm - Sales Rider/Barn Manager
  • Hanoverian Breeder Lucille Mulky, Honey Locust Farm - Young Horse Rider/Trainer
  • International Hunter/Jumper Rider Elizabeth Solter, Amberly Farm- Show Groom/Schooling Rider
  • Olympian Anne Kursinski , Market Street, Inc - Show Groom
Royce is thankful for the trainers responsible for shaping her horsemanship and riding skills in her early years including Denise Tyler Beaston, Richard Rader and Margaret Gafford.

Royce continues to improve her skills by regularly taking lessons and attending clinics with Stephen Bradley, Jimmy Wofford, Elizabeth Solter and Marjorie Davis.