Meet Our Rider: Liann Wadewitz (USA)

Meet our 2019 Rider, Liann, a roller derby queen living in Brooklyn!

Name *

Liann Wadewitz

What country will you represent? *

USA

Horses

How long have you been riding horses? *

8 years as a kid and now trying to get back into it

What is your discipline? *

Mainly hunter/jumper

Gobi Desert Cup

Why are you competing in the Gobi Desert Cup?

I like a challenge

What are you looking forward to most?

The ride and being in Mongolia

What do you feel are your main strengths in competing for the Gobi Desert Cup?

Being in shape

What will be your biggest challenge?

Riding a horse for 50 miles every day for 6 days

What would you consider a successful ride?

Being able to finish

Why should others apply for the GDC?

If they have the funds, then they should do it for a once in a lifetime experience.

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