Welcome to Sandhills Dressage owner and trainer Andrea H Ruting, USDF Bronze and Silver Medal and Silver Bar medalist. Originally from Hamburg Germany where she trained with Juergen Koschel (former national trainer of Dutch, Spain and Finland). Andrea trained for many years in Germany before moving to the US. For a few years she stayed in California where she trained with Christine Traurig. Now living in North Carolina, she trained with Lientje Schueler (assistant trainer to Olympian and WEG medalist Steffen Peters) and is currently attending clinics regularly with Linda Zang.
She is riding and showing her self- trained 12 year old, 18 hands Oldenburg gelding Louis IV. She is showing successfully Intermediate B and is schooling Grand Prix. Sandhills Dressage provides lessons for all levels of riders from beginner to FEI. All breeds and ages of horses are welcome and training is offered from starting a young, green broke to a FEI level horse or reselling any nice quality horse. She always has an extensive selection of quality and inexpensive horses for sale.