Annika: She has been an avid member of MPPC since 2000. Earning her HB, and since has gone on to train numerous horses and riders and is now the primary coach of Mount Peak! She currently is eventing her 7 year old Thoroughbred gelding Euphoric Avenue "Rory" at the Training level, with the goal to move him up to Preliminary in 2016. She hosts her training facility Framharda Eventing out of her barns in Renton, Wa (at one of MPPC's mounted meeting sites) as well as her home in Spanaway, Wa.
Emalee: Currently Emalee is a D2 who has been riding for 6 years, and wants to pursue her D3 and C1 this year, and eventually she wants to get her C3! She really wants to perfect her canter leads, leg yields, and fly changes this year with her trusty steed Aspen! She loves to jump big jumps, and hopes to jump more this eventing season. The thing she most loves about being a part of MPPC is going to rallies with her friends! When asked about Aspen, she said that she is a 7 year old Morgan/Quarter Horse mare, and that she is very sassy and fun!
Reese: Reese earned her D1 and D2 rating earlier this year and is planning to take her D3 rating this fall on her pony Jimmie! Her future goals are to work through the ratings to go as high as she can, and to eventually have the knowledge and courage to own and train her own horse. She love MPPC because she gets to spend time riding, and being with her friends as well as learning with them! In her free time she used to be a gymnast, and you can usually find her eating her favorite food...a good french dip! She is in the 6th grade, and enjoys helping with the special needs 5th graders at her school. A couple of fun facts about about Jimmie is that he loves his face being scratched from ears to nose. He was also rescued from a kill pen (thankfully because he is the cutest pony ever!) and now loves to canter and/or gallop over fences!
Sam: Sam currently is a C1 Flat/D3 Jump, with the hopes of attaining her full C2 this year, and look towards her HB and C3 in the next couple of years! The things she loves the most about being part of the MPPC Team is learning more horse management to better care for her horse, Apple. She also really likes going to the annual 4 day cross country camp in the summer! She has her sights set on competing in eventing this year with the plan of going Beginner Novice, and moving up to Novice as well as going to Rebecca Farms! She wants to also go intermediate at least at some point in her life as well. She and Apple have worked hard this year, and Sam has worked hard to turn Apple from being rather green and inexperienced into a solid, brave citizen! It will be both hers and Apple's first season of eventing, and its bound to be a good time!
Lauren: Lauren earned her D1/D2 rating earlier this year. She has come into MPPC with a wealth of knowledge and riding experience! She is planning on taking her D3 this fall, with the hopes of taking her C1 this winter and then looking towards her C2! She and her horse Wonder did some eventing this summer at the beginner novice level she was thrilled with how well Wonder did on the cross country course. Her goal is to take Wonder to Novice and then training level in a couple years. She loves MPPC as she loves to meet new people, make great friends, and reach goals! When asked about any fun facts about her and Wonder, she says that Wonder is a 9 year old 15HH Warmblood Morgan cross who believes he's a 2 year old mare 95% of the time! She's also been riding for 8 years, and plans on continuing to ride for a long time!