Dorinda “Dinnie” Greenway
Born: October 10, 1920
Discipline: Equestrian
Years Active: 1927-Present
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  • Dorinda “Dinnie” Greenway

    Equestrian/Builder Founder

    The Greenway File

    • Born in London, October 10, 1920
    • Full name is Dorinda “Dinnie” Hall-Holland Fuller Greenway (nee Brickenden)
    • Outstanding equestrian competitor/owner/breeder
    • Began competitive riding in 1927 at Royal Agricultural Winter Fair, retiring in 1972
    • Was an internationally recognized show jumping judge for 45 years
    • Won President of Mexico trophy at first Winter Fair International Jumping competition in 1949
    • Started London Pony Club in 1948
    • Graduate of Tolmers Park Boarding School in England, Western University (London), and the Sorbonne in Paris, France
    • Rode at French National Riding School, Saumur, France
    • Continued the breeding of sport horses, first started by her parents
    • In 2015, her brood mare won her class at the Winter Fair and was recognized as the 2015 Sport Horse of Canada
    • Fluent in English, French, Spanish, Italian, German
    • Played on Western’s first women’s ice hockey team in 1938
    • Driver for Meals on Wheels for 20 years
    • Sponsor of Brickenden Awards for Theatrical Excellence in London
    • Named to the Middlesex County Agricultural Hall of Fame (2016)

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