Who is TEN?

Megan Gundesen represents the North Taranaki Pony Club Inc, She was previously Vice President  of New Plymouth Pony Club Inc. Megan practises law and has much experience liaising with the New Plymouth District Council.  She is our President for TEN.


Email/Tel: floresen@clear.net.nz / Tel 06 757 8555

Danny & Karen McVicar represent the Taranaki Horse Trekking Club, one of the largest horse clubs operating in the area. They provide a wealth of knowledge and history regarding roading issues and seeking access to riding areas.


Email: danny.mcvicar@bunnings.co.nz

Allie Black represents the independent recreational horse rider who loves to hack out with friends, and is particularly reliant on public areas being available to ride on.

Allie administers the website for TEN and manages our PR and media relations.


Email/Tel: allieblack@hotmail.com / 0211760438

Rebecca Dearden is currently chief coach at Waitara Pony Club and is secretary of the Taranaki branch of the NZ Mounted Games. Rebecca is a committee member of New Zealand Horse Recreation. Through her work at Powerco, she is our watchdog on local and national policy and legislation affecting land available for horses.


Email: Rebecca.dearden@powerco.co.nz

Sue Rainford trains racehorses and is hugely passionate about the need for recreational riding spaces as she likes to take her stable for a well earned break from the track.


Email: Apollo.farm@farmside.co.nz

Jo Corlett is the secretary for Dressage Taranaki. Jo also runs a busy agricultural contracting business with her husband in Stratford.



Email: corglen.ftp@xtra.co.nz

Email: 'corglen.ftp@xtra.co.nz'