Centre Équestre Note-Dame is a professional establishment specializing in indoor boarding, show jumping, cross country and horse ball. We are located in Notre-Dame-de-l’Ile-Perrot, west of the city of Montreal. Facing the St. Louis lake, Centre Équestre Notre-Dame allows you to enjoy a beautiful site less than 30 minutes away from downtown.

We train and support equestrian athletes through a safe, supervised and adapted program to the objectives and needs of each individual. Our professional team is made up of the owner, Melina Essamadi currently training in France at Saumur with Jessica Rotman and her Horse Aramis in the 1M20. Manager and coach Olivia Guilbault, Olivia as over 20 years of experience with coaching, training and show jumping. Our chief instructor and experienced horse-ball player Ève Théoret. Ève is president of the Québec horse-ball association but also a player on our Canadian team. Kristen Nutbrown, our cross country specialist also well known for her great resale projects. Last but not least, Alexandra Potts is our certified instructor assigned to our beginner program.


We consider our horses as athletes while promoting their first nature, their taste for freedom and contact with others. Our facilities include more than 18 grass paddocks. Large, well-lit stalls, an indoor shower, a tack room for the boarders, a large 200’x80′ indoor arena and four (4) exterior ring including a permanent horse ball ring.