Huw Whitney Age: 35
Huw has been riding in Welsh colours for many years and in once again present in his nations colours. For the past few yeasr Huw has been coaching the U17 team and is fortunate enough to be riding alongside some of his protégés. He works as a farrier and a stunt rider in some TV shows and Movies, such as Game of Thrones. Huw is looking forward to meeting everyone out in South Africa this year.
Kathryn Smith Age: 18
Kathryn has represented her country in both the European and World Team Championships. She rides for the West Glamorgan Team in Wales. She has just completed her A levels and is going to study law in September. Kathryn is excited to don the Welsh colours once again and is looking forward to the great experience of competing in the World Team Championships in South Africa.
Lili Antcliff Age: 18
Lili has represented her country is all age groups since 2009 and rides for the Royal Berkshire Team in Wales. She is looking forward to an exhilarating completion in South Africa and is bringing her A game. During her time off the games field, Lili studies at Hartpury College.
Emma Lockyer Age: 16
Emma has represented her country multiple times, despite her young age. She has competed in her nations colours in the 2015 U17 World Team Championships in Florida and is off to New Zealand later this year for the 2017 U17 World Team Championships. Locally she rides for the Monmouthshire Team. She is privileged to represent her nation and is looking forward to a fantastic competition.
Lauran Boyce Age: 18
Lauran has competed for her country on numerous occasions, including both the European and World Team Championships. Locally she rides for the Hereford and Worcester Open Teams. She has just finish studying equine management and is going to study Events Management at Swansea University. Lauran is looking forward to riding with her teams mates and having a great time in South Africa.
Jade Newcombe Age: 19
Jade has been doing games since she was 13 and has ridden locally in Wales for both pony club and MGA through her Junior years. Currently she is riding for the Mid Glamorgan Stars. She has represented Wales at home Internationals and the European Team Championships. Jade is participating in her first World Team Championships and is looking forward to meeting new friends and having a great time is South Africa. She wishes all riders and nations good luck for this prestigious event.