Team Glenrose

Meet the team

Although Louis and Marianne, are the creators of Glenrose Friesians, without the help of many others it would not be what it is today .


Louis expertise are:
Genetics, here visiting Holland, viewing new and upcoming stallions at Henswoude export stable with  Germ Aise Bouma.

Insemination, Frozen and Chilled semen
Scanning of mares
Breaking in of young stock
Driving and pleasure riding


Marianne runs the breeding centre, as well as organizer and communicater, she collects the stallions with Sarah Rolston and processes the semen.  grooming of the horses, camp mother, photographer of most pictures.

Please meet the rest of us a group of professional people who love the Friesian breed and love to raise the awareness of these beautiful black pearls.



Sarah Rolston, rider/trainer and part owner of Jolmer fan Twillens.


Sarah has Riding with purpose clinics throughout New Zealand & overseas . She has a very succesful background of Western and English riding.
Sarahs husband Brent although non horsy is a great support behind the scenes .
Sarah and Brent have recently become the proud owners of Glenrose Harmonie, a stunning filly with super breeding behind her and showing promissing exceptional movement to become super star.


Baldeep (previous owner of Stara of Glenrose Friesians and Floris) and Vicki Samuels ( super organizer and groom for Stara and Floris) have become great friends to us. Their professionalism and  enthousiasm for the breed is a great asset to the team. Baldeep has extended his team with Issabella of Glenrose Friesians and Friesian cross combo of the year ... GF Ace Secret Service ( Ninthe x Secret)




 Above  our keuring helpers and family members always willing to help.

There are many others that support us and are always there to help us when we are traveling, they know who they are and we appreciate all your help enormously.

Last but not least...most importantly below are our 2 training supervisors
Master MAX and
( in memory off)  Miss LEXIE,