The 2020 Gaucho Crew
Kit, UK based, as well as vetting, helps us coordinate the team, the protocols and equipment. Also, a remote medic who has worked previously on the Mongol Derby.
Sarah van Dyk
Sarah, an Aussie Vet with 10 yrs practice in the US, UK, and Aus, and NGO projects worldwide. She vets endurance races in Aus & vetted the 2019 Mongol Derby.
Sarah is an equine vet with extensive clinical practice at the top referral hospital in Ireland & Australia. She completed Horse selection for the Gaucho Derby.
Irma is a native of El Calafate and is probably the towns most organised resident. Thanks to Irma things happen on time and in the right place.
Rama Gregorio Arcal
Rama has been frantically busy working to line up the 500km course ready for the riders. From horses to land access and importantly wine Rama has getting it done.
Candie from Aus joined the crew in 2019 to keep the insatiable desire for updates from the race flooding the electro – airwaves.
Javier is a fabricator extraordinaire. He has been building everything from mobile petrol stations to bbq's for us. He is keeping the wheels literally turning.
Laura is the Argentine arm of the ops room team. Bridging the gap between HQ's terrible language skills and the real world.
Rich Brandon Cox
Rich has filmed more adventures than almost any other human and he brings his prodigious talent to the Gaucho Derby.