Frode has grown up at the farm, which has been run by his family since the eighteenth century.
He speaks Norwegian, English and a bit of German.
EllaProject manager, guide
Ella is the daily leader at the farm and has been working at Hov since November 2015.
She speaks Swedish, Norwegian and English.
On her time off Ella prefers to hike up some nice mountain with skis/board or by foot, go for a kayak ride or drink coffee. Preferably cowboy coffee and preferably in combo with one of the mentioned activities!
OndrejFarm worker, mechanic
Ondrej is our irreplacable allround worker at the farm and has been here since January 2016.
He speaks Czech, English and a bit of Norwegian.
LisaHorse trainer, guide
Lisa is guide and responsible for the training of our youngsters, and she has been at Hov since March 2016.
She speaks German, English and a bit of Norwegian.
Lisa grew up with Icelandic Horses and spent 6 months in Iceland training young horses before she came to Norway. Her second big hobby is playing football and supporting her favorite football team.
Clara works as a guide at the farm since december 2016.
She speaks German and English.
Clara is close to animals and likes spending time with them as well as being outside and taking pictures of Lofoten.
Pedro joined our team at Hov in February 2017.
He speaks Portugese, Spanish and English.
Pedro is a Biologist who grew up in Portugal surrounded by nature and with a strong connection to the ocean, the mountains, forests and animals. He loves the sea, all kinds of outdoor activities and sports, and will do anything to go fishing and land a good fish.
Helene is from Denmark and has been working at Hov Hestegård since March 2017.
She speaks Danish, English and Spanish.
The nature is a big passion and Helenes favorite way to explore it, is from the back of a horse in company of good people.
Gemma has been a part of our team at Hov since March 2017. She speaks English and a little Norwegian.
Gemma has worked at a riding school in England for many years, where she learned a lot of natural horsemanship and horse psychology which both interest her greatly. She was also a horse guide in Denmark for 6 months. Gemma loves taking care of the horses and spending time with them. She also enjoys being outside and playing in the snow!
BaluGuard dog, Guide in education
Balu is a three-year-old Australian Shepherd who lives at Hov since August 2016.
He is full of energy and loves every outdoor activity with running, jumping and balls!
LeonCuddling expert, adventurer
Leon is a three-year-old Eurasier/Finnish Spitz and has been at Hov since July 2016.
He is generally pretty quiet, but understand important words like cheese in most languages.
Leons favorite things are adventures, snow and to hunt foxes!