Show Stables and Sales
Hunters, Jumpers, Ponies and Equitation.
A full service Show and Sale Stables located in Rancho Santa Fe, California . We offer Hunter, Jumper and Equitation training, showing and Sales. Mickie Sage Inc trains beginners to experienced competitors and has a commitment to excellence in the foundations of horsemanship and traditional training. Along with developing the rider we specialize in training young horses for the show ring.
Mickie has had a lifetime of experience with Hunters, Jumpers, Equitation and Ponies with a proven record both inside and outside the show ring. She grew up on a Thoroughbred-breeding farm in New Hope, Pennsylvania and was a catch rider (from 9 yrs old) for many professionals on the East Coast as a junior rider and later as a professional. She continued as professional rider and trainer once out of the junior ranks with 21 years professional experience. Mickie has been fortunate enough to have been taught by and have worked for some of the best in the business before starting her own business in 1998. She has shown horses and coached students at some of the most prestigious horse shows and winter circuits (FEI World Cup Qualifiers, WEF, HITS Thermal, HITS Arizona, HITS Ocala) in the country, qualifying horses and riders for Devon, the Pennsylvania National, the Washington International, USEF Pony Finals, USEF Medal Finals, USET Finals and ASPCA Maclay Finals. As well as qualifying these horses and riders and competing at these shows, she has also ridden and trained many World Champion Hunter rider, National, Zone and State Champions in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, California and Colorado.
Mickie is a USHJA Certified Trainer. She is a graduate from Temple University, Philadelphia, Pa, with a B.A. in Film, Media and the Arts and was on the Bucks County Community College, Newtown, Pa, IHSA Equestrain Team, competing in the IHSA National Finals 1991 and 1992.
3rd- $7500 Co Horse Park Mini-Prix on Catacton, owned by Kathryn Kantes
3rd- $10,000 High Prairie Fall Mini-Prix, Parker, CO- Tarco
5th- $10,000 NWSS Gamblers Choice, Denver, CO-Ultimo
7th- $46,000 Jack Daniels Grand Prix , Denver, CO- Ultimo
4th- $50,000 EMO Grand Prix, Ocala, FL-Ultimo
Trained Zone 8 High A/O Jumper Horse of the Year- Castalano
3rd $5000 1.40 Classic at Blenheim June Classic II-Ultimo
8th $7,500 Open Jumper Classic, Colorado Circuit Opener- Ultimo
4th- Open Jumper Classic at the Colorado Circuit Preview.- Ultimo
3rd- Zone 8 -7/8 Year Old Young Jumpers-Ultimo
COCKNITO CH-Shannon Strom Owner
3rd-$45,700 FEI-HP Jack Daniels Grand Prix, Denver, CO- Cocknito CH
Placed- $25,000 Ariat Grand Prix, Ocala, Fl
2nd- Brookledge Welcome, Saugerties, NY
Placed- $50,000 Purina Mills Grand Prix, Saugerties, NY
9th- $30,000 Turtle Lane Farm Open Jumper Classic, Lake Placid, NY
4th- $10,000 High prairie Summer Circuit Open Welcome
6th- $25,000 High Prairie Grand Prix, Parker, CO
14th- $50,000 The Oaks CSI World Cup Qualifier, San Juan Capistrano, CA
13th- $50,000 La International CSI World Cup Qualifier, Burbank, CA
2nd- $50,000 Las Vegas National CSI-W World Cup Qualifier, Las Vegas,NV
7th Place USHJA International Hunter Derby Finals Challange Class on Lago W owned by Steve Lockton
5th Place $40,000 Summer In the Rockies V USHJA International Hunter Derby on Lago W owned by Steve Lockton
1st- USHJA Pre Green Incentive Stake, Kentucky Summer on Adonis Owned by Fire Horse Equine LLC
12th- USHJA Pin Oak Charity $30,000 International Hunter Derby on Lago W, owned by Steve Lockton
1st - USHJA CO Horse Park Spring $2500 National Hunter Derby on Harlu, Owned by Laurie Brants
6th- Summer In The Rockies III $15,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby, Parker, CO- “Lago W”
1st- Summer In The Rockies I USHJA Pre-Green Incentive Stake- “Adonis” Owned by Fire Horse Equine LLC.
2nd- Summer In The Rockies II USHJA Pre-Green Incentive Stake- “Adonis”Owned by Fire Horse Equine LLC.
Harlu and Mickie Sage
2nd- $2500 USHJA Hunter Derby- Colorado Horse Park Spring Warm Up, Parker, CO
1st- $2500 USHJA Hunter Derby- Colorado Springs Classic, Colorado Springs, CO
5th- $5000 USHJA hunter Derby- Summer in The Rockies III, Parker, CO
1st- $1000 Open Hunter Classic- Colorado Fall Classic, Parker, CO
1st $2500 USHJA National Hunter Derby- Colorado Fall Classic, Parler, CO
Zone 8 Champion- 2013 Zone Final 3'3" Performance Working Hunters- Colorado Springs Fall Classic, CO Springs, CO
5th- $2500 USHJA National Hunter Derby- Colorado Springs Fall Classic, CO Springs, CO
2nd-(Pete) and 5th(Lolla Paloosa) in the $5000 Working Hunter Classic at the Colorado Summer Circuit Opener.
3rd- USHJA International Hunter Derby (Prestige), Ocala, FL
!st- Pre-Green Hunter Classic(Chance Encounter)- Blue Rock Horse Show, Quentin, PA
Circuit Champion Pre-Green Hunters(Chance Encounter) -Saugerties Summer Circuit, Saugerties, NY
Circuit Champion- Regular Conformation Hunters(Prion) -Colorado Summer Circuit, Parker, CO
Reserve Champion- Professional WCHR Rocky Mountain Region.
2nd- Colorado Circuit Opener Hunter Classic(Urielle), Castle Rock, CO
2nd- Castle Rock Summer Classic Hunter Classic(Urielle), Parker, CO
Zone 8- Finals Pre-Green Champion(Best Man)
Zone 8- Reserve Champion 1st Year Green Hunter(Urielle)
2003- Zone 2 Chef De Quip Pony Jumper Team, USEF Pony Finals
1982 Best Child Rider Sugertown Horse Show
1988 AHSA (USEF) National Large Green Pony Hunter Champion
1991Trained rider to bronze medal USEF Pony Medal Finals, Ashville, NC
1993 Trained USEF Zone 2 Large Pony Hunter Champion
1992, 1993 trained USEF Zone 2 Pony Finals Equitation Champion and Large Pony Hunter Champion
1993 Zone 2 Pony Finals Trainer Award