Amy Johnson

Amy Johnson | 28 | New Zealand

Riding experience: Amy has been riding since she was six and currently owns two horses which she rides four times a week. She’s played polocrosse competitively for the past ten years, currently for the Putaruru-Tirau Club in New Zealand. Amy has backed several horses and ridden in England, Finland, Canada and Australia. Her equestrian highlights include riding down the main street of Calgary in the Calgary Stampede. 

Outdoor/survival experience: Amy grew up on a farm and describes herself as a bit of a country bumpkin - practical and resourceful. She’s not afraid of bugs or mud and has completed horse treks in Canada and New Zealand. 

 

Why the Mongol Derby? Two words... experience and challenge.
— Amy

Amy is raising money for Ronald McDonald House Charities NZ