We welcome Joana Al Samarraie and Nicolai Sieber to Australia, and look forward to 6 months of riding, and sharing endurance stories from the other side of the world.

Joana has been competing as part of the German national junior team at World Championship events, and recently was part of the German senior team at the 2011 European Championships at Florac.

The Al Samarraie family have been breeding competitve Shagya-Araber sport horses for many years, and competing on them at international championship level.