Elana von Doeler

About Elana


Elana is a dedicated athlete committed to competing at the worlds largest competitions such as The Calgary Stampede and the National Finals Rodeo. She has competed through the CCI** Level in 3 Day Eventing, and is currently directing her focus towards her career as a professional Barrel Career. Elana has actively ran the ranch for 15 years and continues to do so. 

Elana has been competing since 8 years of age. She has spent 10 winters training with the worlds best in 3 Day Eventing, Roping, Barrel Racing & Horsemanship. She is a firm believer in always expanding her knowledge and staying open minded.

Some trainers she has had the privilege of working for, or riding with, include Hawley Bennett-Awad, Gina Miles, Jessica Pheonix, Charmayne James, Lisa Lockhart, Stevi Hillman, Martha Wright, Joy Wargo, Heather Heath, Kyle Carter, Lari-Dee Guy & Jackie Crawford to name a few. 


Advanced Equine Sports Massage

Equi-Stim Equine Sports Therapy Certified 

Diploma in Equine Science

Diploma in Equine Studies

Diploma in Equine Business 

Advanced First Aid




  • 2018 Royal Agriculture Winter Fair Qualifier (RAM RODEO, Pole Bending)
  • 2018 RAM Rodeo Finalist 
  • 2015- CIC** multiple top 20 finishes 
  • 2014 / 2015- Placings at multiple Intermediate competitions  
  • 2010 National High School Rodeo Qualifer (Barrels & Pole Bending)
  • 2010 Ontario High School Rodeo Year End & Finals  Champion- Pole Bending 
  • 2010 Ontario High School Rodeo Year End & Finals Reserve Champion- Barrel Racing
  • NBHA 2x World Qualifier- Barrel Racing



Elana is connected greatly in the horse world and is a professional face and representative for your product or service. Your support is greatly appreciated and plays a large role in helping Elana & her team get down the road. A few stats about the team:

  • Travelling to over 40 competitions within Ontario & The United States
  • 30+ Students 
  • Gain all the benefits of the Ranch traffic, with over 5000 annual Guests & over 12 Events hosted annually
  • Active on Facebook & Instagram with over 3800 combined followers

Please contact the Ranch for information on sponsorship:

vondoelersranch@gmail.com or 705-477-6655


Thank you for your on going support...


Video Gallery

Elana & High Star

Intermediate XC at Fresno Country Horse Park. With a double clear cross country & show jumping round, they finished on their dressage score. 

Elana & Mercedes competing Orangeville, ON. They had the fastest time of the weekend.