We live by our motto - "Tell me it can't be done, and I will do it.  Tell me the goal is too high, and I will reach it.  Place an obstacle in front of me, and I will defeat it. Challenge me, dare me, or even defy me.  But do NOT underestimate me.  For on the back of my horse ANYTHING is possible"

Meet The Team

Yolanda Steyn


Yolanda studied Human Resources and Learning and Development.


She is a qualified Sanef Western Instructor and registered as a Complementary Health Therapist at Ceepsa.


She was one of the first group of students in South Africa to train in the Mastersons method.


She is a qualified Ttouch practitioner.  

​Yolanda is the co-founder of EETO - Extreme Equestrian Trail Organisation of South Africa. (www.eetosa.com)

Yolanda played a vital role in developing Sanesa Western School shows.


She is a director of Oppistal and the co-author of the book:  "Introduction to horse ownership in South Africa."

Yolanda is an equine specialist and looking after the well-being of the horse is her first priority.

Her passion is to create harmony between people and horses.

Our Service providers:

  • Veterinarian:  Dr. Cornay Thiersen 

        (Muldersdrift Animal Hospital)

  • Farrier:  Deon Landman

  • Dentist:  Elsie Nagy


In additional we have experts in their fields on board for Equine Assisted Programs so that Oppistal can enhance our services to the community.


For example:  Psychologists

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