I don’t know about you all, but my social media feeds are positively buzzing with activity after today’s announcement of the eventing squad for WEG this year. I don’t know that I’ve ever seen such a pure outpouring of virtually nothing but positive support for all of the team members, which shows exactly how many people believe in these pairs to get the U.S. to the podium this year. I, for one, am over the moon with the selections, and I am so thrilled for all of the horses and riders who will be representing us in France this year.
Kim Severson is getting a ton of well-deserved love from the masses upon news of her selection with Fernhill Fearless. Kim is a veteran through and through, and is an excellent asset to Team USA for this WEG cycle. It’s so great to see Kim well-mounted and back at the top.
It also seems that plans are already being made for a Team USA celebration…
And team members have already expressed their (understandable) excitement at the news today:
And, as always, the outpouring of support from other riders is nothing short of incredible.
And, last but not least, even the horses are getting into the celebratory spirit. Well, at least the ones who have Meg Kep as their narrator: