Phil Brush D.W.C.F (ATF)
Director - Head Farrier
Phil was destined to become a farrier from an early age, riding in pony clubs and local show events. During his teenage years Phil spent his free time shadowing and learning his early skills from local farriers, which only increased his desire to start his training. in 1999 Phil started his apprenticeship with acclaimed Essex based farrier Gavin Adams D.W.C.F. Following the completion of his apprenticeship, achieving high grades for both practical and theory in his final exam, Phil became registered with the Worship Company of Farriers and the European Farriers Association as a fully qualified and competent farrier. Phil returned home to the Cotswolds to spend a year freelancing for local farriers to gain further experience and learn more specialist skills. In early 2005 Phil founded 'Brush Farriery Services Limited' and to date the company looks after some 650 equines, including some high-profile clients. In 2009 Phil gained Approved Training Farriery status and has so far trained Three highly skilled qualified farriers.
Away from work Phil enjoys spending time with his family and training for Duathlons. Phil has represented Great Britain in Duathlon serval times and to date has a won a bronze medal in the European middle-distance duathlon championships which were held in Viborg Denmark.
Marie grew up in a small village just outside of Thame in Oxfordshire. Marie's passion for horses devloped from an early age spending much of her childhood and teens riding her pony. After completing her secondary education Marie's passsion for horses devoloped into a career in the racing industry which included positions with high profile racing yards. Marie has a key role within Brush Farriery Services, undertaking all account and admin roles.
Marie has kept her keen interest in horses and also loves her new found sport competing in Duathlons. Marie has competed in The Sprint Duathlon for Great Britain gaining Two World Championships Bronze Medals and a European Championships Bronze Medal.
Barney Rowe D.W.C.F
Barney started working for Brush Farriery Services LTD in August 2011 after completing a farrier access course at Warwickshire College. Barney moved to work for Brush Farriery Services LTD from where he grew up in Leigh-on-Sea in Essex. Barney has a strong work ethic and sets high standards for himself. Barney gained excellent grades in his final Exams in November 2016. Since Graduating Barney has continued to increase his knowledge and enjoys tackling the difficult cases within the business.
In his downtime Barney enjoys unwinding with his family and friends, he is also an avid Arsenal FC fan and enjoys watching and playing football at any opportunity. Barney is also a keen golf player.
Emma Clavin D.W.C.F
Freelance Qualified Farrier
Emma started working for Brush Farriery Services LTD in June 2014 after completing a farrier access course at Warwickshire College. Emma joined the team after growing up in Yorkshire, her enthusiasm and dedication gain her high grades in her final exam. Emma now spends a few days a months with us whilst building her own farriery practice back home in Yorkshire.
Away from work Emma enjoys keeping fit in the gym and running. Whilst visiting family and friends back home in Yorkshire Emma enjoys riding her horse.