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We, the McCormick's, are an odd bunch from the Ottawa Valley, eh!  Willis and wife Eleanor head up the family. Daughter, Pam lives with Jody Watson and her son Riley Racine her daughter Taylor Cholette lives in Winchester.  As well as a daughter Willis and Eleanor have a son Jeff who is married to Joan with children Joshua James McCormick and Adele Margaret McCormick.  Willis, worked for Agriculture Canada for 37 years and is now retired and spends most of his time at the barn.  Eleanor, retired as well, was a Public School teacher at the  Blossom Park Public School.  Taylor Cholette is a landscaper and Riley attends Osgoode Township High School, when he is not shooting hoops or showing ponies.  Jeff is an employee of Shared Services Canada and spends most of his spare time with his children, at the barn or trying to keep up to his wife, Joan, who is an Analyst for IMS Brogan Inc.   Josh plays softball and hockey as well as show ponies and attends University of Waterloo.  Adele enjoys showing ponies and attends South Carleton High School. The McCormick's have been showing ponies for over 45 years.  The McCormick's started their small hackney pony breeding program with their first pony Ridgetop's Likity Split in April of 2002  .  Willis is past president of the Canadian Hackney Society and the Ottawa Valley Light Horse Association and Jeff is also a past president of the Canadian Hackney Society and of the Ottawa Valley Light Horse Association!.  Jeff is on the horse show committee of the Richmond Fair.