Stall STI was founded 2002 in Schleswig-Holstein at the center of sports riding in Germany.
Our Stable has an excellent environment for training, developing and competing both dressage horses and show jumpers. We also offer the riders and their horses a possibility for efficient training at our stables. Stall STI has a long experience of trading and selling horses. We have fine dressage horses, show jumpers of different levels and young talanted horses for sale at our stable. Our German partners can also assist in finding the best horse for you.
Laura Aromaa (Nykänen) (1976)
Laura started to ride at the age of six in Riihimäki, Finland. She competed first in Pony Show Jumping and changed into horses when she was fourteen. She was placed several times with her own Double Trouble in both dressage and show jumping competitions. The horses brought Laura and Niclas together when they were only teenagers. After Laura finished school she moved to Germany together with Niclas. She worked as a horse trainer and in 2002 Laura and Niclas became business associates when they founded Stall STI GmbH. Laura has successfully competed at the German National and International level for years. She has several placings in Grand Prix dressage and at show jumping at 140 cm classes. All Lauras dressage horses are trained by herself with love, patience and devotion. In 2014 Laura was awarded with the German Riding Federations golden medal
Laura & Sacre Bleu
Niclas "Nikke" Aromaa (1973)
Niclas was born to a family who owned a riding school in Pori. He could ride before he could walk or talk. He spent his hole childhood and youth around horses, learning horsemanship, riding and competing. At the age of sixteen Niclas decided he wanted to work with horses: He left to Germany to work for his "master" Yrjö Suomus. He worked in Germany as a horse breader and trainer. From Germany Niclas went to Sweden to be a trainee at Flyinge National Stud. Both Kyra Kyrklund and Peter Erikson were his tutors and trainers. Niclas started his professional career in Germany as a horse trainer in 1997. In 2002 he founded together with his partner their own company. Niclas has several placings in the German National high level Show Jumping competitions. He has been representing Finland in both World Cup and Nations Cup competitions. In 2007 he was placed in Young Horses World Championship competition.
2013 he was elected to represent Finland in the European Championships in show jumping and was placed fifth in Sopot Grand Prix.
All of the most successfull horses that Niclas has or have had, are trained by himself from young horses to excellent show jumping horses. He has a great talent and a long experience to train both horses and riders.