Eve Jobs: Balancing Act

  Eve Jobs sat down with Upper Echelon Academy Co-Founder Clementine Goutal to discuss her experience at Stanford University and pursuing her riding ambitions at the highest level.    Upper Echelon Academy: So this is your freshman year at Stanford, and you have been showing at the highest level in Wellington. What would you say […]

Wellington Horse Lovers Turn Out for First #RideForHorses Rally

Wellington Horse Lovers Turn Out for First #RideForHorses Rally Presented by Upper Echelon Academy Hundreds of visitors from famous riders and equestrians competing at the Winter Equestrian Festival to local horse lovers of all ages took part in the first ever #RideForHorses Rally sponsored by Upper Echelon Academy (UEA) to benefit the EQUUS Foundation on […]


FEATURE STORIES UPPER ECHELON ACADEMY PROVIDES INDIVIDUALIZED PROGRAMS FOR FULL-TIME AND SEASONAL STUDENTS JUNE 1, 2017 WELLINGTONINSIDER Upper Echelon Academy Provides Individualized Programs For Full-Time And Seasonal Students Upper Echelon Academy of Wellington provides individualized tutoring services and an accredited educational program for students year-round, with enrollment options for full-time and seasonal students. The academy was […]

Upper Echelon Academy Summer Reading Books

Summer Reading

Alexandra Thornton: When Breath Becomes Air, by Paul Kalanithi [1]  When Breath Becomes Air chronicles Kalanithi’s transformation from a naïve medical student “possessed,” as he wrote, “by the question of what, given that all organisms die, makes a virtuous and meaningful life” into a neurosurgeon at Stanford working in the brain, the most critical place for […]

Interview with Lillie Keenan

Lillie Keenan has been one to watch since the pony days, and her intense focus and dedication has not waned. Commuting from Harvard to Europe and around the world for horse shows, she is a model of how hard work and organization pay off. Lillie has been competing with top horses throughout her career, but […]

Madison Goetzmann and Coco Fath

An interview with Coco and Maddy

UEA students Madison Goetzmann and Coco Fath catch up with Clementine Goutal to reflect on the 2017 George H. Morris Horsemastership Clinic and their feelings heading into WEF this season. CLEMENTINE: So many riders dream about being selected for the clinic but also know it’s a massively challenging endeavor. What was your reaction to being invited […]

Interview with Eve Jobs

Find out how Eve found balance

UEA partner Clementine Goutal caught up with Eve Jobs after her busy European tour. UEA provided tutoring services to Eve during high school, helping her to balance her academic and equestrian pursuits. We are excited to see what WEF 2017 will bring for this talented rider! Upper Echelon Academy: Congratulations on so many things… To […]

A Day in the Life of a Top Junior Rider

We caught up with Artisan Farms Under 25 Grand Prix series leader Madison “Maddy” Goetzmann at the Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington, Florida. Read more about Madison and her story here.