© Times-Herald photo by Mickey Djuric
From left to right: Emily Rowe, Brooke Brown, Christina Padfield, Abby Busch and Courtney Birkenshaw hang out at Carousel Riders farm to prepare for the Canadian National Appaloosa Horse Show in Brandon, Man., on July 28. Also attending nationals are April Bohn, Emily Leibel and Allyson Fitzgerald.
On Thursday night, a group of young female riders sleeping on hay bales at the Carousel Riders farm just so that they could squeeze in more training.
Their hard work and dedication toward the sport has landed them a spot in the Canadian National Appaloosa Horse Show in Brandon, MB on Monday.