Hannah Irons (MD)
Hannah is 18 years old and from Queenstown, Maryland. She is currently riding Prix St. Georges/I1 with her pony, Charmer, a 9-year-old Gypsy Vanner/Welsh Gelding that she has owned since he was a foal. While moving up the levels together, Hannah and Charmer competed in the FEI Pony Championships in 2016 and received the final scores for their USDF bronze and silver medals last year. Hannah has been a participant of Dressage4Kids programs for 6 years, including training with Lendon in the Winter Intensive Training program in Florida for two seasons. Hannah is currently training with Jaralyn Gibson and was a working student for her in Florida this past winter. Hannah is home-schooled and taking classes through a local community college. While it is her goal to make horses her career, Hannah also plans on working toward a Business and Marketing degree. Hannah also enjoying running, baking, caring for the various animals on her family’s small farm, as well as teaching beginner riding lessons. This will be Hannah’s first European experience and she is very grateful to everyone that has helped make this program possible!