Our Talented Staff

Capriole Academy has brought together some of the most talented and welcoming coaches, trainers and staff in the lower mainland to provide you with a great learning environment for you and your horse.


We look forward to working with you!

Dianna Epps
Owner & Head Coach

For more on Dianna Epps, please click the "Here".

Angelica Buikema
Assistant Coach

Angelica Buikema is the newest member of the Capriole Academy coaching team and will be taking over the majority of our group lessons for beginner and intermediate riders. Angie has a wealth of experience coaching group lessons and beginner riders.

Angie currently boards her horse at Capriole Academy and has been studying French Classical Dressage for the past few years. 


We are excited to have Angie as part of our team!

If you are interested in trying out riding, are getting back into riding or would like to have some fun with schooling shows and group lessons we really recommend joining one of Angie's lesson!

500 Lincoln Avenue, Port Coquitlam, BC


778 895 4040 (Katrina)


604 328 4606 (Dianna)


**E-mail is the best way to contact us!**


No animals were harmed in the making of this website
Capriole Academy previously operated as a division of Epona Farms Ltd., a company incorporated by Dianna Epps in 2007 which was dissolved in 2013.  Dianna Epps has also been the registered holder of the sole proprietorship name “Epona Farms” since 1992.  Capriole Academy is in no way associated with the company named Epona Stable and Farms Ltd., which was incorporated in 2014, and which carries on business on Devon Road in Port Coquitlam..



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