Sharon and Kate went through HUNDREDS of spokes model applications from riders across the nation...and even several from Canada! They stayed up late for weeks making sure that EVERY single rider's application was considered and all their answers read thoroughly! Even though that sounds like work, the girls had the best time reading about riders.. and even picked up some new tricks along the way! Did you know that you can give your pony a MAYONNAISE bath to make him shiny?!?... I wonder how many jars that takes!
As Sharon and Kate giggled over some of the fun answers, they also grew quiet as they read some of the serious ones....from riders who had to deal with the unfortunate loss of their horse, to others that had overcome all odds to compete again after an injury or illness.
The stories of inspiration, leadership and horsemanship were amazing and the girls wished they could choose a hundred riders! Only after hours and hours of discussion, Sharon and Kate confidently filled this years team roster and even named a Team Captain! And they are thrilled to announce the....
2015 Kathryn Lily Team
Faye Bella Evans
Christina Williams- Team Captain