34th IMGA WORLD TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS - Wales 2019
United Counties Showground. Carmarthen
15th to 20th July 2019
USA Open Team
Kimi is 19 years old from Frederick, Maryland and has been playing games for 11 years. She competed in WTC 2016 in Ireland on the U17 USA team, as well as other various international competitions including Royal Welsh in 2017 and Nation’s Championship 2017 on the winning team. She is excited to see everyone in Wales and looks forward to a great competition.
Bella Pellet is 19 and has represented the USA multiple times across the world in the 14 years she has been doing mounted games. Alongside horses, she also plays competitive lacrosse at university. She is extremely excited to compete against the worlds best teams in Wales, and finally be reunited with her friends from across the pond!
Cassie is a riding instructor at Windhover Farm in LaGrange KY. She also rides in GB with team Sussex.
I live in Kentucky, USA. I am 18 years old. I am an identical twin. I have been in Mounted Games for 4 years and competed in WTC Belgium in U17. I have a fantastic pony named Bullseye. I am incredibly excited to see friends and make new ones
Coach of the USA Open Team
USA Under 17's Team
Jessena Defler I am 15 years old and live in Louisville, Kentucky. I rode for the US at Nations Cup in 2017, and was on the u17 World’s team last year in Belgium. I look forward to representing the USA again this year in Wales and seeing everyone from last year!
Joan Marchand USMGA U17 Team
I am 16 years old and live in Perryville Kentucky. I have been playing games for 7 years along with competing in eventing. I love the fast paced team enviroment that games allows. Last year I was alternate on the U17 world team in Belgium. I was on the US nations team that finished 1st place last year in kentucky. I was also on the Pony Club international team that competed in England last year. I look forward to seeing friends that I made last year on my trips and to making new friends this year.
Sadie McCoun USA U17 team
I am 15 years old and I live in Tennesee. I grew up riding and competing for as long as I can remember. I have been gaming for five years now and I represented the US last year at Nations Cup 2018. This will be my second international competition. I look forward to riding on team USA again this year in Wales and I can’t wait to meet the other competitors!
Hi, my name is Anabelle Friend. I am 14 years old, and have been riding for that long. I have enjoyed playing Mounted Games for 3 years. I competed in the 2018 Nations Cup Individuals competition. And am now excited to represent USA as the U17 Alternate! Looking forward to seeing everyone in Wales!